16 April 2014
Russian TV Banned in the Baltics, Ukraine Pleads for Slovak Gas

Plus, the Hague tribunal rejects Mladic’s attempt to stop his genocide trial and Bulgarian g-men seize thousands of antique artifacts.

By Ioana Caloianu, Barbara Frye, Ky Krauthamer and Lily Sieradzki
10 April 2014
EU Prods Kosovo on War Crimes Court, Kazakhstan Looks for New Oil Routes
Plus, the U.S. and Poland target Hewlett-Packard in a graft probe and Belarus, Russia, and Kazakhstan prep to sign trade tready amid disagreements.
By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Marketa Horazna, and Annabel Lau
Anatoly Lokot
8 April 2014
Slovenian Premier to Call Confidence Vote, Communist Wins Russian Mayoral Race

Plus, Uzbekistan tightens the screws on Internet users and leaking pipes could hold up production at a vast Kazakhstan oil field for two years.

By Ioana Caloianu, Barbara Frye, Marketa Horazna, and Ky Krauthamer
11 March 2014
Hitches Hit Giant Kashagan Oil Project, Serbian Doctors Strike Over Wage Cuts

Plus, uncertainty mounts over the OSCE’s role in Crimea’s independence vote, and Slovakia’s conservatives try to head off populist Fico’s presidential run.

By Ioana Caloianu, Sarah Fluck, Ky Krauthamer, and Karlo Marinovic
27 February 2014
Threats to Ukraine’s New Order, Labor Protests in Croatia

Plus, Latvia and Lithuania are tipped to lead EU growth this year and Kyrgyzstan’s opposition wants a referendum on the Customs Union.

By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Sarah Fluck, and Karlo Marinovic
Goran Rakic
25 February 2014
Turbulent Mitrovica Mayoral Race Ends, Estonian Premier to Step Down

Plus, no end in sight to Bulgarian doctor exodus, and Slovakia bids for a giant Amazon shipping center.

By Ioana Caloianu, Sarah Fluck, Ky Krauthamer, and Karlo Marinovic
24 February 2014
Yanukovych Leaves a Trove of Documents, Czech Financial Crime Rises

Plus, police in Moscow arrest those protesting the Bolotnaya verdict, and a blizzard knocks Kazakhstan on its keister.

By Ioana Caloianu, Annabel Lau, Piers Lawson, Karlo Marinovic, and Lily Sieradzki
21 February 2014
Warring Sides in Kyiv Sign Deal, Pussy Riot Crashes Sochi Games

Plus, Montenegro reopens a journalist murder case, and Budapest backpedals on a controversial war memorial.

By S. Adam Cardais, Sarah Fluck, and Karlo Marinovic
20 February 2014
Kyiv Becomes an Armed Camp, Investors Cool on Russia

Plus, Kyrgyzstan suspends a major new refinery and Mongolia launches its biggest wind farm.

By Ioana Caloianu, Sarah Fluck, Barbara Frye, Annabel Lau, and Karlo Marinovic
17 February 2014
Hungary’s Far-Right Meets in Former Synagogue, Uzbekistan Tightens Faith Restrictions

Plus, signs of unrest in the wake of Kazakhstan’s currency slide and a slapped wrist after another attack on media in Montenegro.

By Ioana Caloianu, Sara Fluck, Annabel Lau, Piers Lawson, and Karlo Marinovic


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