Bosnia and Herzegovina
- 2 December 2013
- Barricades and Violence in Kyiv, a Gay Marriage Ban in Croatia
Plus, a Bosnian court hands down tough sentences in a big organized crime case and Bulgaria builds a small wall to tackle a big problem.
- By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Jeremy Druker, and Karlo Marinovic
- 27 November 2013
- Macedonians Debate Anti-Abortion Ad, Uzbekistan Braces for Energy Shortage
Plus, a hole threatens to swallow a Bosnian village and matryoshka dolls threaten to invade Estonia.
- By Ioana Caloianu, Ky Krauthamer, and Karlo Marinovic
- 21 November 2013
- Bulgarian Opposition Grows, Russian Crash Probe Eyes Pilot Error
Plus, Hungary’s banks are served with a record fine and the Sarajevo U.S. Embassy gunman gets a long prison term, again.
- By S. Adam Cardais, Karlo Marinovic, and Alexander Silady
- 20 November 2013
- Big Corruption Bust in Poland, Suspicious Activity Closes a Russian Bank
Plus, progress is reported in a Bosnian schools dispute, and a Belarusian court upholds a ban on a book of ‘extremist’ news photos.
- By By Ioana Caloianu, Ky Krauthamer, and Karlo Marinovic
- 15 November 2013
- Kosovo Holds Suspected Islamists on Terrorism Charges, Azerbaijan Jails Another Journalist
Plus, Georgian exports to Russia rebound after embargo ends, and Bosnian Serbs consider how to commemorate the centenary of World War I.
- By Ioana Caloianu, Ky Krauthamer, Karlo Marinovic, and Alexander Silady
- 4 November 2013
- Modernization at 27 Miles per Hour
Can Serbia's once-proud railways recover from their woeful state? From Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso.
- By Federico Sicurella
- 1 November 2013
- Poland's Government on the Edge, Mass Grave Could be Bosnia’s Largest
Plus, another long backup at the Russia-Ukraine border, and Washington says a popular Russian crooner has mob ties.
- By S. Adam Cardais, Ioana Caloianu, and Barbara Frye
- 29 October 2013
- More Losers Than Winners in Czech Elections, Georgia Jails Saakashvili Ally
Plus, Romania’s ethnic Hungarians march for greater autonomy and Bosnian Muslims stage a sleep-in protest over school curricula.
- By Ioana Caloianu, Ky Krauthamer, and Alexander Silady
- 24 October 2013
- Remembering the Good in Evil Times
In the Balkans, memorials have long helped keep tensions alive. That could be changing.
- By Uffe Andersen
- 18 October 2013
- Slavery Plagues Former Soviet Union, Tymoshenko to Leave Jail for Treatment
Plus, Tajikistanis are angered by a well-connected teen’s fatal crash, and a jubilant Bosnia looks to the World Cup.
- By Erik N. Nelson, Ioana Caloianu, Barbara Frye, and Alexander Silady
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