Eastern Europe & Russia

Abdumalik Abdullojonov100
5 April 2013
Ukraine Frees Ex-Tajik Leader, Offshore Records Embarrass High-Fliers

Plus, Slovenia says it’s not another Cyprus and an accused Kosovo organ trafficker pleads guilty.

By S. Adam Cardais, Joshua Boissevain, and Ioana Caloianu
4 April 2013
Ukraine Has a Boxer Rebellion, While Russians Sell More Arms

Plus, Czechs finally hoist the EU flag, and Serbia faces ‘incredibly difficult decisions’ on Kosovo.

By Erik N. Nelson, Joshua Boissevain, Ioana Caloianu, and Vladimir Matan
Andrei Voityuk100
3 April 2013
Prokhorov Claims Fraud in Russian Mayoral Vote, Poland Mulls LOT Sale

Plus, the UN and Kazakhstan team up to mediate Central Asian water disputes and Turkmen citizens jump for joy at the leader’s command.

By Ioana Caloianu, Ky Krauthamer, Joshua Boissevain, and Vladimir Matan
2 April 2013
Kyrgyzstan Jails Opposition Leaders, Romania May Stop Drug Exports

Plus, cautious hopes ahead of the latest Serbia-Kosovo summit and an unusual plan to send ethnic Azeris into Armenian territory.

By Ioana Caloianu, Ky Krauthamer, and Joshua Boissevain
29 March 2013
Putin Orders Surprise Black Sea Military Drills, Inquest Opens in Berezovsky Death

Plus, another critic of Tajikistan’s government disappears, and Brussels unfreezes Polish road funds after a scandal.

By S. Adam Cardais, Barbara Frye, and Connor Zickgraf
29 March 2013
The Slow and the Curious Premium

Model cars were one thing, but could this Russian team get a real car to respond to its iPad remote?

By Barbara Frye



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