Slovakia

17 June 2014
Will the Visegrad Four Survive Ukraine?

The crisis to the east is severely testing cooperation in Central Europe. 

By Martin Ehl
 
29 May 2014
Abkhazia’s President Denies Flight Rumors, Ex-Bulgarian Minister Cleared in Embezzlement Case

Plus, the Baltics and Central Europe are the Continent's meth labs, and Russia sends more rocket launchers to Baku.

By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Marketa Horazna, and Rebecca Johnson
 
13 May 2014
Failure to Connect

With European elections approaching, most politicians across Central Europe still can’t figure out how to explain the EU.

By Martin Ehl
 
Leyla Yunus
29 April 2014
Ukrainian Relief as Slovakia Agrees Gas Deal, Azerbaijan Holds Rights Activist

Plus, Tajikistan ups the pressure on Islamist opposition, and a Polish ex-dissident forces Wroclaw to stop exploiting his gnomes.

By Ioana Caloianu, Barbara Frye, Marketa Horazna, and Ky Krauthamer
 
29 April 2014
Sizing Up the New Neighbors

How will recent elections in the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Slovakia affect relations in Central Europe? From CEPI.

 
29 April 2014
The Specter of Detroit

Foreign car factories have boosted western Slovakia, but one-industry regions are famously vulnerable.

By Martin Ehl
 
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
 
15 April 2014
Long-Distance Friendships

An ambivalent relationship among some NATO allies feeds a sense of insecurity in Central Europe.

By Martin Ehl
 
1 April 2014
What do Andrej Kiska and Viktor Orban Have in Common?

Slovakia’s new president heard the unspoken wishes of the electorate – just like the Hungarian prime minister.

By Martin Ehl
 
31 March 2014
Ukraine’s Presidential Favorite Rejects Federalization; Would Russia Annex Finland?

Plus, a tycoon-philanthropist will be Slovakia’s next president and Kyrgyzstan adopts a harsh anti-gay law.

By Piers Lawson, Ioana Caloianu, Annabel Lau, Karlo Marinovic, and Lily Sieradzki
 

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