Eastern Europe & Russia

Abisher Karamatov
17 April 2012
Uzbek Activist Goes Free, Russian Green Campaigner Honored

Plus, Orban names the next Hungarian president and the UN looks to raise new money for Yugoslav war refugees.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, and Joshua Boissevain
16 April 2012
Killings Raise Tensions in Macedonia, Corruption Sentences in the Czech Republic

Plus, Belarus surprises with release of political prisoners, and Russian state-owned bank becomes a power in Eastern Europe.

By Jeremy Druker, Joshua Boissevain, Ioana Caloianu, and Anna Shamanska
13 April 2012
An Alleged Hate Killing in Moscow, a Recovered Cezanne in Serbia Premium

Plus, Astana gets tough on dirty cars and gum throwers, and Serbia's presidential polls could bust the budget.

By S. Adam Cardais and Joshua Boissevain
13 April 2012
New Laws Galvanize Russian Gays

Protests mount as activists take on measures barring ‘homosexual propaganda’ among minors.

By Irina Titova
12 April 2012
Ukraine Bets Big on Soccer

The vast sums the country is spending to prep for Euro 2012 might pay long-term dividends but they will almost certainly mean a sea of short-term debt.

By Ksenia Korzun


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