- 27 March 2015
- Ukrainian Rightist Reportedly in Line for Defense Post, Brussels Nixes Road Funds for Hungary
Plus, the slugfests that are Albanian and Macedonian politics continue.
- By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Evgeny Deulin
- 25 March 2015
- Lithuania: Predators in the Schoolyard
- Sex-abuse scandals at two schools for troubled children prompt calls for the country to overhaul its foster-care system.
- By Linas Jegelevicius
- 10 March 2015
- Not so Quiet on the Eastern Front
Patriotism is in fashion again, as Lithuania’s fears of Russia lead to a discussion on renewing conscription.
- By Martin Ehl
- 25 February 2015
- Corruption Probe Hits Top Ukrainian Official, Kazakhstani Dissident in Suspected Prison Suicide
Plus, Lithuania weighs reviving military draft, and Czech scientists claim a breakthrough find about human emotional response.
- By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Evgeny Deulin, and Casper Frederiksen
- 24 February 2015
- Hungary-Russia Nuke Deal Under Scrutiny, Bosnia Heads Toward EU
Plus, jailed activists in Azerbaijan face more charges and time behind bars, and Russia’s crisis hammers the region’s economies.
- By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Evgeny Deulin, and Casper Frederiksen
- 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
- 16 January 2015
- Vucic Walks Rhetorical Line in Kosovo, U.S. Boosts Energy Ties with Bulgaria
Plus, CEE sees little exposure in Swiss franc’s surge, and Russia faces a ‘junk’ bond rating.
- By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, and Will Sandeman
- 8 January 2015
- Anti-Kyiv Group Claims German Web Attack, Soros Urges More Aid for Ukraine
Plus, Lithuania prepares a manual for civilians in wartime, and a Moldovan IS member defends the caliphate.
- By Piers Lawson, Ioana Caloianu, Anders Ryehauge and Will Sandeman
- 5 January 2015
- A Blast and Negotiations in Ukraine, Post-Soviet Economic Zone Launches
Plus, adopting the euro draws Lithuania closer to the West, and Turkmenistan slashes its currency.
- By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Anders Ryehauge, and Will Sandeman
- 11 December 2014
- U.S. Torture Report Reverberates in Eastern Europe, Australia Might Send Coals to Kyiv
Plus, Macedonia’s EU Accession talks are put off, again, and Uzbekistan welcomes a Russian role in Central Asia.
- By Barbara Frye, Klein Aleardi, Ioana Caloianu, and Anders Ryehauge
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