- 26 January 2015
- Mariupol Deaths Prompt Calls for New Sanctions, NATO to Beef Up Presence on Eastern Flank
Plus, tech companies cash out of Crimea, and a Jewish group condemns an honor given by Romania’s new president
- By Timothy Spence and Barbara Frye
- 7 November 2014
- Latvian Foreign Minister Comes Out, Putin Says Politics Behind Oil Price Drop
Plus, Belarus expels a rights activist over traffic violations and a right-wing Polish politician says his case proves the ubiquity of police brutality.
- By Piers Lawson, Ioana Caloianu, Anders Ryehauge and Will Sandeman
- 4 November 2014
- Kyiv May End Cease-Fire, Russian Bug Infects CIS Economies
- Plus, oil majors compete for Croatian oil and gas tenders; Latvia’s controversial Ask.fm teen site relocates to Ireland
- By Ky Krauthamer, Klein Aleardi, Ioana Caloianu, and Will Sandeman
- 24 October 2014
- Ukraine Girds for Election Interference, U.S. Businessmen Claim Shakedown in Albania
Plus, expat Russian journalists aim to beam news back home, and Georgia jails ex-officials for prison torture.
- By Barbara Frye, Klein Aleardi, Ioana Caloianu, and Anders Ryehauge
- 16 October 2014
- Putin Warns of Revived Nazism, Kosovo Boy Freed from Syrian Jihadists
Plus, Serbian and Albanian leaders trade accusations over Belgrade soccer fiasco, and Kyrgyzstan loses another legal battle to a Western mining company.
- By Ky Krauthamer, Klein Aleardi, and Ioana Caloianu
- 6 October 2014
- Fire Not Ceased in Ukraine, Bulgarian Opposition Looking at Messy Coalition
Plus, Latvia’s pro-Russian party fares well but will likely stay out of government and Putin signs law to green-light post-Soviet trading bloc.
- By Piers Lawson, Ioana Caloianu, Jack Nicholson, and Anders Ryehauge
- 5 September 2014
- Latvia’s Neo-Bolshevik Firebrand
'Power in Latvia is concentrated in the hands of the bourgeoisie and far right political parties,’ activist Beness Aijo says. From EurasiaNet.org
- By Mike Collier
- 1 July 2014
- Ukraine Slides Back Into Violence, Six Convicted in Skopje Mass Murder
Plus, Croatia and Macedonia take opposite tacks on same-sex marriage and a controversial art show opens in St. Petersburg to mixed reviews.
- By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Mane Grigoryan, and Madeleine Stern
- 19 June 2014
- Russia’s Media Imperialism
A revanchist Kremlin exports its own toxic brand of media management.
- By Christopher Walker and Robert Orttung
- 5 May 2014
- Odessa’s Jews on Evacuation Alert, Russia Launches Choppers Near the Baltics
Plus, Albania grants tax delinquents an amnesty, and is Moscow waging a new kind of war?
- By Ioana Caloianu, Barbara Frye, Annabel Lau, Piers Lawson, and Lily Sieradzki
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