- 24 July 2015
- Czech Pol Jailed in Corruption Case, Lugansk Rebels Claim to Find U.S. Weapons Cache
Plus, Moldova’s whistleblowing education chief is tipped for prime minister, and Kosovo arrests a high-ranking judge.
- By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Thomas Chan Tsz Chun, and Evgeny Deulin
- 8 July 2015
- Kremlin Opposes MH17 Tribunal, EU Membership Hopes Grow in Balkans
Plus, Russian police raid an election monitor’s offices, and Czech prisons are full again after amnesty.
- By Clare Speak, Ioana Caloianu, Jeremy Druker, and Barbara Frye
- 7 July 2015
- No Jury Trial for Savchenko, Police Break Up Yerevan Protest
Plus, Lithuania and the U.S. announce joint military training, and Kosovo’s Bosniaks call for more mother-tongue university education.
- By Clare Speak, Ioana Caloianu, Barbara Frye, and Timothy Spence
- 30 June 2015
- Not Exactly Friends of Greece
After a sometimes-traumatic transition, then austerity, post-communist countries especially have lost patience with Athens.
- By Martin Ehl
- 25 June 2015
- Bosnia Gets a Historic Wartime Rape Ruling, Romania’s Embattled Leader Takes Sick
- Plus, Kyrgyzstan’s ‘gay propaganda’ bill clears another hurdle and Central Europeans mull the workings of Russia’s energy giants.
- By Brian Kenety, Ioana Caloianu, Evgeny Deulin, and Thomas Chan Tsz Chun
- 18 June 2015
- Which Refugees are ‘Threatening’ the Czechs?
When a government minister says accepting 1,853 migrants could destroy his country, it’s Europe’s hard-won freedoms that are really under attack.
- By Katerina Safarikova
- 12 June 2015
- Resignations Pile Up in Polish Government, Russian Reporter Faces Threat
Plus, sickly oil economies drag down the region and Czech protesters try to stop mining expansion.
- By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Evgeny Deulin, and Casper Frederiksen
- 8 June 2015
- G-7 Sanctions ex-G-8 Partner, Pope Preaches Peace in Sarajevo
Plus, Baku tells the OSCE to start packing, and the author of the Prague Spring manifesto dies at 88.
- By Timothy Spence
- 2 June 2015
- Saakashvili Named Governor of Odessa, Tajik Top Cop Defects to IS
Plus, Russian TV revises history of 1968 Warsaw Pact invasion, and scientists are helpless against mass die-off of Central Asia’s endangered antelopes.
- By Ky Krauthamer, Evgeny Deulin, and Casper Frederiksen
- 1 June 2015
- Croatian Veterans End Standoff, Bulgaria Probes Lukoil Pricing
Plus, a Skopje court weighs blackmail case against an opposition leader and Kazakhstan lines up oil majors for huge drilling job.
- By Barbara Frye, Evgeny Deulin, and Casper Frederiksen
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