- 15 April 2014
- New Armenian Premier Named, Russia Braces for Early Fire Season
Plus, Lavrov accuses the West of double standards on Ukrainian press freedom, and a former U.S. envoy to Kosovo paves a golden road to a new career.
- By Ioana Caloianu, Barbara Frye, Marketa Horazna, and Ky Krauthamer
- 4 April 2014
- Armenian Government Collapses, Ukrainian Oligarch Faces Bribery Charges
Plus, Moldova wins EU visa-free travel and Bulgaria’s EU funding comes under a cloud.
- By S. Adam Cardais, Ioana Caloianu, and Barbara Frye
- 21 March 2014
- The Baltics Get A U.S. Guarantee, Poland Speeds up Missile Defense
Plus, Armenia aims to compile a list of 1915-1916 victims and Mongolian websites get a moral scrubbing.
- By Barbara Frye, Piers Lawson, Ioana Caloianu, Sarah Fluck, and Karlo Marinovic
- 11 March 2014
- Hitches Hit Giant Kashagan Oil Project, Serbian Doctors Strike Over Wage Cuts
Plus, uncertainty mounts over the OSCE’s role in Crimea’s independence vote, and Slovakia’s conservatives try to head off populist Fico’s presidential run.
- By Ioana Caloianu, Sarah Fluck, Ky Krauthamer, and Karlo Marinovic
- 5 March 2014
- Russia Plans Permanent Link to Crimea, Armenia on Threshold of Customs Union
Plus, a Russian historian loses his job for criticizing military action in Crimea, and the Czech post office stops selling cigarettes.
- By Ky Krauthamer, Sarah Fluck, Anna Kotlabova, Lily Sieradzki, and Karlo Marinovic
- 26 February 2014
- Anxious Times for Armenian Migrants in Russia
Tighter immigration rules could sever a vital link to jobs. From EurasiaNet.org.
- By Marianna Grigoryan
- 7 February 2014
- Not Ready for High School
Armenia’s new college-prep curriculum produces its first graduates this year, but it’s far from realizing its potential.
- By Anna Muradyan
- 7 January 2014
- Sochi Olympics Security Net Draws Tighter, Another Graft Conviction for Romania’s Nastase
Plus, a mufti in Kyrgyzstan is embroiled in a sex tape scandal and pension changes get Armenians on the streets and into the courts.
- By Ioana Caloianu, Ky Krauthamer, and Karlo Marinovic
- 17 December 2013
- Moscow Deploys Missiles on NATO Border, Armenia Condemns Karabakh Shooting
Plus, a potential Eurasian Customs Union country gets cold feet and a Pussy Riot member wins a (small) reprieve.
- By S. Adam Cardais, Ioana Caloianu, and Karlo Marinovic
- 12 December 2013
- Yanukovych ‘Intends’ to Sign EU Deal, Bosnia Probes Loss of EU Funds
Plus, economies in Southeastern Europe show signs of renewed health, and Latvia foresees a smooth euro adoption despite political uncertainty.
- By S. Adam Cardais, Karlo Marinovic, and Alexander Silady
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