13 November 2018
Navalny Prevented From Leaving Russia Premium

The opposition figure planned to attend ECHR hearing on his complaint against Kremlin harassment.

13 November 2018
Ex-Macedonian PM Gruevski Flees to Hungary Premium

Out of legal options and with more court cases looming, the once-powerful leader takes to his heels.

5 November 2018
Ukrainian Activist Dies After Acid Attack Premium

Kateryna Handziuk spoke out on corruption and the influence of pro-Russian forces in Kherson, near Crimea.

25 October 2018
Seeking the Good Life in Turkey Premium
Urbanites are riding a growing wave of migration in search of a more fulfilling life.
By Zeynep Yunculer
12 October 2018
Bosniak Wartime General Charged Over Massacre of Serbs Premium

Atif Dudakovic and 16 other former soldiers stand accused of killing elderly civilians, destroying Orthodox churches during the 1992-95 conflict. 

10 October 2018
The Kremlin’s Salesman Premium

The smoothest purveyor of Russian propaganda puts on a show at Yale University.

By Peter Rutland
8 October 2018
Jailed Ukrainian Sentsov Ends Hunger Strike in Russian Prison Premium

Crimea-born filmmaker was reportedly near death after nearly five months of self-starvation.

2 October 2018
More Details Emerge About Alleged Killers of Slovak Journalist Premium
The price tag was apparently 70,000 euros, but who ordered the hit and why remains unclear.
26 September 2018
Kremlin Critic Verzilov Recovering After Suspected Poisoning Premium

The publisher and his family are reportedly being guarded by German police for their own safety.

25 September 2018
Kazakh Strongman Plays the Game of Thrones Premium

Speculation swirls as Nazarbaev retires a loyal aide rumored to have fallen foul of his aspirational daughter.



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