Eastern Europe & Russia

4 November 2014
Kyiv May End Cease-Fire, Russian Bug Infects CIS Economies Premium
Plus, oil majors compete for Croatian oil and gas tenders; Latvia’s controversial Ask.fm teen site relocates to Ireland
By Ky Krauthamer, Klein Aleardi, Ioana Caloianu, and Will Sandeman
 
russian baby home
4 November 2014
The Cradle Will Fall Premium

In Russia, parents of babies with developmental disabilities face pressure from both society and the medical establishment to abandon their children at birth.

By Sergey Chernov
 
3 November 2014
Ponta, Iohannis to Battle for Romanian Presidency, Ukraine’s Breakaway Regions Vote Premium

Plus, EU officials reportedly pressure Kosovo journalist, and builders find Jewish gravestones in foundations of Soviet-era Belarusian homes.

By Timothy Spence
 
31 October 2014
Relief at Ukraine Gas Deal, Kosovo President Cancels Belgrade trip Premium

Plus, Romania’s Ponta tipped to win presidential vote; Moscow police round up thousands of Central Asian migrants.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Anders Ryehauge, and Will Sandeman
 

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