29 October 2018
Minister’s Resignation Casts Light on Albania’s Politics/Crime Connection Premium

Fatmir Xhafaj becomes the second interior minister to lose his job this year amid allegations of ties to organized crime.

29 October 2018
Georgian Presidential Election Goes to Runoff Premium

The next president will have reduced powers as country transitions to a parliamentary system.

22 October 2018
A Disappointing Victory in Poland Premium
Ruling party wins local elections, but exit polls suggest opposition gains.
17 October 2018
Armenia Set for Snap Elections Premium

Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan will resign in order to hold new elections that could cement his party’s rapid rise to power.

16 October 2018
Romanian Prosecutors Baffled by Government Restrictions Premium

Many younger prosecutors face being thrown off of major corruption cases.

9 October 2018
U.S. Freezes Russian Oligarch Deripaska’s Assets Premium

The billionaire’s high stakes cat and mouse game with Washington continues.



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