Conflict & Diplomacy

6 November 2018
Russian Mercenaries Killed in Syrian Explosion: Report Premium

The fighters were employed by a private contractor with links to the Kremlin, muckraking Russian paper claims.

6 November 2018
Athens, Tirana Clash Over Ethnic Greek Killed by Albanian Police Premium

Konstantinos Katsifas had made nationalist claims on social media in days before he died in a shootout near the Greek border.

1 November 2018
Moscow Slaps Sanctions on Ukraine Premium

Despite icy relations, economic ties remain tight, with Russia now Ukraine’s biggest trading partner.

26 October 2018
NATO Wants to Play as Moscow Sulks Premium
As the alliance’s largest maneuvers since the Cold War get under way, Russia has vowed to respond.
19 October 2018
Putin Splashes Out on Uzbek Trip Premium

Commercial, military, and scientific cooperation with Tashkent are all set for a boost.

17 October 2018
Russia’s Grand Strategy Premium
Is Putin using the Syria conflict to turn Turkey into Moscow’s proxy?

Is Putin using the Syria conflict to turn Turkey into Moscow’s proxy?

By Mustafa Demir
5 October 2018
U.S. Indicts Seven Alleged Russian Hacker-Spies Premium

Moscow hits back with claim of many deaths at secret U.S.-run bioweapons lab.

5 October 2018
Ukraine, Hungary Expel Diplomats in Passport Dispute Premium

Kyiv calls on Budapest to refrain from ‘unfriendly steps’ as a diplomatic row over the Hungarian minority deepens.

1 October 2018
Macedonian Name Change Referendum Fails Due to Low Turnout Premium

Prime Minister Zaev vows to hold vote in parliament over name change that, if approved, would pave the way for EU and NATO membership.

27 September 2018
Slovak Police Swoop on Kuciak Slaying Suspects Premium
The journalist’s professional-style murder rocked the country and almost took down the populist government.


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