25 April 2018
De-Mining Donbas

While the conflict between the central government in Kyiv and Russian-backed separatists simmers, the process of making frontline villages safe has begun. From Hromadske International.

25 April 2018
Fossil of Elephant Older Than Mammoth Found in Macedonia

Team of Bulgarian and Macedonian paleontologists is examining the skeleton, which was accidentally discovered by a local.

19 April 2018
A Likely Story: Russia Urges Foreign-Based Students to Come Home

Government agency launches program aimed at students in Britain and other "unfriendly countries."

19 April 2018
A Rum Day for Central European Drinkers

Suspected cancer-causing substance in Czech booze is also found in baby food and coffee.

18 April 2018
Partners in Piety: Inside Ukraine’s Evangelical Business Empire
This church will “really change your consciousness and reform your life.” But at what cost? From openDemocracy.
By Tatiana Kozak
17 April 2018
Bulgaria 2nd in EU for Births to Unmarried Mothers

Low fertility, unpopularity of marriage, and falling population are linked to heavy emigration since the end of communism.



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