- 13 August 2015
- Russian Supermodel in Row Over Disabled Sister’s Ouster, Turkmenistan Bars Horse Expert From Leaving
- Plus, Belarus censors distance-learning packet sent to political prisoner, and witness protection among new Kosovo court’s biggest challenges
- By Brian Kenety, Ioana Caloianu, and Evgeny Deulin
- 12 August 2015
- Russia Puts Screws on Small Farmers, Belarus Tries to Cope With Ukrainian Migrants
Plus, WWF releases 50,000 baby Danube sturgeons in effort to save the endangered fish, and Serbia and Kosovo recognize each other’s car insurance schemes.
- By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Evgeny Deulin, and Thomas Chan Tsz Chun
- 10 August 2015
- Croatia, Kosovo Refuse Joint War Holiday With Serbia, Vilnius Says Moscow Planned Crimea Grab in 2013
Plus, Russian state media whistleblowers allege a Kremlin-directed propaganda campaign, and a journalist dies after being attacked in Azerbaijan.
- By Clare Speak, Ioana Caloianu and Evgeny Deulin
- 4 August 2015
- Kosovo Lawmakers Approve War Crimes Court, Ukrainian Exiles Seek Ouster of Kyiv Government
Plus, Russian shoppers get a welcome break from high food prices, and archeologists map the site of the demolished Great Synagogue of Vilnius.
- By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Thomas Chan Tsz Chun, and Evgeny Deulin
- 28 July 2015
- Fear of the Unknown
Central Europeans have much more experience being emigrants than welcoming immigrants.
- By Martin Ehl
- 27 July 2015
- Russia Set to Veto MH17 Resolution, Orban Lashes Out at Refugees, European Left
- Plus, a detained Azerbaijani journalist appears in court, and Serbia vows to keep Kosovo out of UNESCO.
- By Timothy Spence
- 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
- 15 July 2015
- What Really Happened in Kumanovo?
Before the mid-May shootout in northern Macedonia, criminals had free movement and top officials knew something was afoot. From the International Crisis Group.
- 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
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