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2 February 2018
Notorious Uzbek Security Chief Ousted Premium

President Mirziyoyev slates security police for magnifying trivial matters into national threats, vows to end repression.

 
1 February 2018
The Puzzle of Washington’s Russian Billionaire List Premium
The Trump administration’s list of rich and powerful Russians released this week has led to an outbreak of head-scratching on both sides of the Atlantic.
 
24 January 2018
Who Killed Iryna Nozdrovska?
The murder of a prominent female lawyer in Ukraine brings into question the progress of reform and revolution. From openDemocracy.
By Valeria Costa-Kostritsky
 
16 January 2018
Without Fanfare, Hungary Actually Takes In Refugees Premium

Country accepted 1,300 people last year in face of government’s official anti-Muslim and anti-migrant line.

 
2 January 2018
ICTY Says Praljak Suicide Could Not Have Been Prevented Premium

The UN court says its procedures could not have detected the cyanide that killed the former Bosnian Croat commander.

 
21 December 2017
Millionth ‘Ethnic Hungarian’ Receives Citizenship Premium

Ruling party’s push to extend citizenship and voting rights to ancestral Hungarians reaches a milestone.

 
11 December 2017
Obituary: Partisanka, Farewell Premium

The most important feminist you probably never heard of died in late October, a brave woman still dreaming of a better future.

By Kristen R. Ghodsee
 
6 December 2017
Last Romanian King Dies at 96 Premium

After abdicating when the communists took power in the aftermath of World War II, King Michael lived most of his life in exile.

 
30 November 2017
High Drama as Hague Tribunal Winds Down Premium

Dutch authorities investigate a defendant’s televised suicide during an appeal hearing on war crimes in Bosnia. 

 
22 November 2017
Ratko Mladic Receives Life in Prison over Genocide Charges Premium

Hague court found that Bosnian Serbian former commander "significantly contributed" to the genocide in Srebrenica, and was also guilty of war crimes, and crimes against humanity. 

 

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