Eastern Europe & Russia

31 October 2018
Mongolia, Russia, Balkans Spooked by Halloween

Ulaanbaatar bans celebrations in schools, while Russian parliamentarian warns that it can “draw children to mysticism, Satanism, and suicide.”

30 October 2018
Moscow Is Solving Its Waste Problem – by Sending It to Russia's Regions

Waste disposal has become a political problem for Russia’s capital, and the authorities are now looking to transfer it to the regions. From openDemocracy.

By Elena Solovyova
26 October 2018
NATO Wants to Play as Moscow Sulks Premium
As the alliance’s largest maneuvers since the Cold War get under way, Russia has vowed to respond.
19 October 2018
Ukraine, Poland Said Hit in New Cyberattack Premium

IT company says three companies were compromised in attack similar to  takedown of Ukraine’s power grid in 2015.

18 October 2018
U.S. Securities Losing Their Glitter in Russia Premium

With gold attractively priced, Eastern European countries have been stocking up on the metal this year.

17 October 2018
Russia’s Grand Strategy Premium
Is Putin using the Syria conflict to turn Turkey into Moscow’s proxy?

Is Putin using the Syria conflict to turn Turkey into Moscow’s proxy?

By Mustafa Demir


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