Bosnia & Herzegovina
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
19 March 2015
Georgians to the Rescue in Ukraine
Can a troop of foreign-born red-tape slashers and corruption fighters usher in an era of good governance in Kyiv?
By Maia Edilashvili
27 February 2015
Ukraine Expels Russian Journalists, EU Urges Balkan Clampdown on Asylum Seekers
Plus, Kyrgyzstan’s leader blasts Belarus for sheltering ‘villainous’ Bakiev brothers, and the Caspian Sea states pledge to save the endangered sturgeon.
By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Evgeny Deulin, and Casper Frederiksen
6 February 2015
Seeming Truce Opens Humanitarian Corridor in Ukraine, NATO Plans New Rapid Response Force
Plus, devaluation speculation runs rampant in Kazakhstan, and a bombing reopens a Georgia police-brutality case.
By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, and Will Sandeman
17 December 2014
Ukraine Peace Talks May Resume; Kosovo Serbs Demand Review of Property Deals
Plus, archeologists fume as Russian gold miner resumes work at ancient site in Georgia, and Armenia will launch a probation service in hopes of trimming prison population.
By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, and Will Sandeman
8 December 2014
Merkel Condemns Kremlin’s Actions, Rights Groups Decry Jailing of Azerbaijani Journalist
Plus, a cross honoring Serbs in Sarajevo is toppled, and a Czech telecom firm pulls an ad that poked at Poles.
By Timothy Spence
20 November 2014
Kosovo Parties Break Deadlock, Russian Scholar Sues Estonia for Entry Ban
Plus, Kazakhstani ex-premier held in graft probe and universities flee rebel-held areas of Ukraine.
By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Klein Aleardi, and Anders Ryehauge
18 November 2014
Russia-West Rhetoric Ratchets Up, Georgian Convicted of Mid-2000s Mutiny
Plus, the golden arches will rise in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan’s leader says his country must be a partner for Russia.
By Piers Lawson, Klein Aleardi, Ioana Caloianu, and Anders Ryehauge
12 November 2014
Georgia Back on ‘European’ Track, Rightists Rampage in Warsaw
Plus, IMF warns Romania against over-spending as Ponta promises economic bliss; Karadzic’s daughter elected to Bosnian entity parliament.
By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Anders Ryehauge, and Will Sandeman
10 November 2014
Fighting Flares in Ukraine, Romanians Rally over Voting Problems
Plus, the Azerbaijani opposition holds a new anti-Aliev demonstration, and Poland’s Sikorski survives a no-confidence vote.
By Timothy Spence
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