Eastern Europe & Russia

13 January 2012
Moldova's Presidential Predicament, Serbia Inches Closer to EU

Plus, Prague backpedals on asylum of Tymoshenko husband, and Tallinn mulls “free rides.” 

By S. Adam Cardais and Joshua Boissevain

12 January 2012
Monkey Business in Slovakia, Romania’s Stray Dogs Escape Death Row Premium

Plus, forced marriage of Balkan immigrants troubling Germany and Central Asia’s protesters-for-hire.

By Jeremy Druker, Ioana Caloianu, Varvara Lokteva, and Joshua Boissevain
11 January 2012
Russian Inflation Hits Modern Low, Bulgaria Warned NATO of Milosevic’s Designs on Kosovo

Plus, Slovenian media gang up in paywall scheme and a favorite Azeri novel will get the Hollywood treatment.

By Ky Krauthamer, Joshua Boissevain, Varvara.Lokteva, and Kelly Klein
10 January 2012
Belarus Blacklists Websites, Romania Looks to Privatize Health Care

Plus, a Kazakh journalist leaves jail, vowing to keep fighting, and Czech churches could finally recover property confiscated by communists.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, and Varvara Lokteva


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