SK Tavriya
27 March 2014
Albania Arrests Suspected Jihadist Recruiters, Crimean Soccer Teams Switch Allegiance

Plus, a long-lost treasure returns to Hungary, and the long, strange life of Central European anti-Semitism.

By Ioana Caloianu, Marketa Horazna, Ky Krauthamer, and Karlo Marinovic
21 March 2014
The Baltics Get A U.S. Guarantee, Poland Speeds up Missile Defense

Plus, Armenia aims to compile a list of 1915-1916 victims and Mongolian websites get a moral scrubbing.

By Barbara Frye, Piers Lawson, Ioana Caloianu, 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
6 February 2014
Teething Pains in Sochi, A Costly Mining Dispute in Kyrgyzstan

Plus, foreign investors lose their taste for Mongolia and Brussels loses patience with Kyiv.

By Piers Lawson, Ioana Caloianu, Sarah Fluck, and Aliona Kachkan
29 January 2014
Lithuanian Pork Banned in Swine Fever Worries, Russia Warns Against Bitcoins

Plus, a Russian billionaire unloads his assets to concentrate on politics, and Mongolian eco-activists face 21 years in prison.

By Ky Krauthamer, Karlo Marinovic, and Aliona Kachkan
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28 August 2013
Ingush Security Chief Dead in Ambush, Gas Pipeline Breaks Ground in Moldova

Plus, a case of plague rattles Kyrgyzstan, and Mongolia reviews restrictions on foreign investments in the vital mining sector.

By Ky Krauthamer, Vladimir Matan, and Sintija Treimane
26 August 2013
Azerbaijan’s Opposition Takes Out Insurance, Hungary’s Left Struggles to Unite

Plus, Pristina says it’s time for the UN's Kosovo mission to close, and Cossacks protest a show by their hip-swaying namesakes.

By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Vladimir Matan, and Sintija Treimane
19 August 2013
Kazakhstani Lawyer Locked Away in Psych Hospital, Mongolia Mine Dispute Spooks Investors

Plus, Russian church leader says the floods have been good for business, and Serbia looks to rein in private security guards.

By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Vladimir Matan, and Sintija Treimane
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13 August 2013
Holocaust Crime Suspect Csatary Dies, Russian Spying Scandal in Estonia

Plus, Latvia's social networking site is hit over teen suicides and the Mongolians who seek fame and fortune as sumo wrestlers.

By Ioana Caloianu, Ky Krauthamer, Vladimir Matan and Sintija Treimane
25 July 2013
Putin Cracks Down on Corruption – in Soccer, Hungary Cuts Interest to New Low

Also, Turkmenistan’s leader gives officials the rest of the month off and a clash on the Uzbekistan-Kyrgyzstan border takes a life.

By Erik N. Nelson, Ioana Caloianu, and Molly Jane Zuckerman


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