Bosnia & Herzegovina
17 November 2014
Iohannis Romps in Romania; Those Armed Armenians Are No ‘Flashmob’
Plus, Ukraine’s president orders an end to state funding for rebel areas, and it’s back to the future for Kazakhstan’s leader.
By Timothy Spence
13 November 2014
Fears of ‘Full-Scale’ Fighting in Ukraine, Azerbaijan Downs Armenian Helicopter
Plus, Russia goes to court to shutter a human rights group and Bosnian farmers try to keep out cheaper EU milk.
By Barbara Frye, Klein Aleardi, Ioana Caloianu, and Anders Ryehauge
29 October 2014
Hungarian Protests Swell, Fugitive Russian Official Held in Rome
Plus, a dramatic new museum of Jewish life opens in Warsaw; teacher shortage grows worse in Kyrgyzstan.
By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Jack Nicholson, Anders Ryehauge, and Will Sandeman
27 October 2014
Vote Cements Ukraine’s East-West Divide, Kyrgyzstan Urged to Scrap Anti-Gay Bill
Plus, Albania and Serbia cry foul over a UEFA ruling, and Caucasus leaders to meet over Nagorno-Karabakh.
By Timothy Spence
13 October 2014
Another Romp for Hungary’s Fidesz; Isolated Armenia Signs Free-Trade Treaty
Plus, nationalists lead in Bosnia’s elections and a Polish think tank warns about Ukraine’s winter energy supplies.
By Timothy Spence and Jack Nicholson
22 August 2014
Landslide Blocks Main Trans-Caucasus Road, CIS Boosts Food Exports to Russia
Plus, Armenia in offer to house refugee Yazidis and Lithuania signs a landmark gas deal.
By Ky Krauthamer, Barbara Frye, and Anders Ryehauge
11 August 2014
Ukrainian Troops Close in on Rebel Stronghold, Armenian Villager Dies in Azerbaijan Custody
Plus, Russia is suspected in a Ukraine cyber attack and a Romanian media mogul is headed to prison.
By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, and Anders Ryehauge
5 August 2014
Rebels Attack ‘Unarmed’ Ukrainian Troops, Death Toll Rises in Karabakh Fighting
Plus, sanctions hit Russian interests in Central Europe and Bulgaria, and Uzbekistan denies base talks with U.S. general.
By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, and Jeremy Druker
29 July 2014
Yatsenyuk Calls for ‘War Tax,’ Russia Puts Bite on McDonald’s
Plus, Central Asian neighbors seek to cool Ferghana Valley dispute and an Armenia court delivers a potentially devastating press freedom ruling.
By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, and Mane Grigoryan
24 July 2014
Russia Shrugs off Sanctions, Czech Government Falters Over Gas Tax
Plus, tensions rise still further in Nagorno-Karabakh and bad weather traps hundreds of climbers in Kyrgyzstan.
By Piers Lawson, Ioana Caloianu, Mane Grigoryan and Madeleine Stern
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