- 25 June 2015
- Bosnia Gets a Historic Wartime Rape Ruling, Romania’s Embattled Leader Takes Sick
- Plus, Kyrgyzstan’s ‘gay propaganda’ bill clears another hurdle and Central Europeans mull the workings of Russia’s energy giants.
- By Brian Kenety, Ioana Caloianu, Evgeny Deulin, and Thomas Chan Tsz Chun
- 18 June 2015
- A Practically Useless Curriculum
When it comes to real-world problem-solving, Romania’s private schools leave their public counterparts behind.
- By Zsofia Kelemen
- 21 May 2015
- Modest Hopes for Riga Summit, Outrage After Fatal Baku Fire
Plus, Ukraine might look to host missile-defense systems and Tajikistan and China sign an extradition treaty.
- By Brian Kenety, Evgeny Deulin, and Barbara Frye
- 19 May 2015
- Early Education Incentives for Romanian Kids at Risk
An NGO’s radical idea – food for poor families that send their children to preschool every day – could become national policy by 2020.
- By Lina Vdovii
- 4 May 2015
- Fighting Flares in Ukraine, More Bad News for Media in Ex-Soviet Region
Plus, Albania’s parliament votes to open secret police files, and Russia’s Night Wolves ride into Germany.
- By Timothy Spence
- 24 April 2015
- Balkan Gas Corridor Unveiled, Chechen Leader Threatens Russian Police
Plus, the Macedonia tapes scandal reveals a twisted media scene, and Poland accelerates its military buildup.
- By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Evgeny Deulin, and Casper Frederiksen
- 22 April 2015
- Corruption and Romania’s DNA
Arrests and protests are making it harder for the country’s politicians to dodge a deep-seated issue. From LSEE.
- By Daniel Brett
- 8 April 2015
- Romania Cuts Taxes, Serbia Blasts Albanian ‘Unification’ Talk
Plus, new fighting breaks out near Mariupol; Georgian Chechens plead for help to stop IS recruiting.
- By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, and Casper Frederiksen
- 27 March 2015
- Shaken by Court Ruling, Romanian Church Comes Roaring Back
- With the public firmly on the side of teaching religion in school, the debate shifts to the rights of non-Orthodox students.
- By Lorelei Mihala
- 11 March 2015
- Kazakhstan’s Septuagenarian President Eyes Five More Years, U.S. Diplomat Says Russia Continues to Violate Cease-Fire
Plus, Bosnia delays vote on Adriatic dispute with Montenegro, and Kyrgyzstan’s ‘foreign agent’ bill clears a key hurdle.
- By Brian Kenety, Ioana Caloianu, Evgeny Deulin, and Casper Frederiksen
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