Society

12 February 2013
Romania Pleads Innocence in Horse Meat Scandal, Baltic Farmers Set to Gain From EU Budget

Plus, pressure mounts on an Azeri writer accused of Armenian sympathies, and Chechnya’s leader launches a crusade against quack healers.

By Ioana Caloianu, Ky Krauthamer, Anna Novosad, Richard Parrish, and Nino Tsintsadze
 
12 February 2013
No Horsing Around Premium

The horse meat scandal in the United Kingdom hints at a cultural gulf that divides the EU.

By Martin Ehl
 
12 February 2013
Belarus: Not Good Enough for Government Work Premium
In another blow to Lukashenka’s planned economy, officials say up to a fourth of bureaucrats will lose their jobs.
By Katerina Barushka
 
11 February 2013
Georgia’s Political Divide Turns Violent, Moldova Probes Russian Money-Laundering

Plus, the Balkans have Europe’s dirtiest air, and Romania and Hungary spar over a flag.

By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Anna Novosad, Richard Parrish, and Nino Tsintsadze
 
8 February 2013
Ukraine Detains Ex-Tajik Leader, Anger After Albanian Protest Shooting Acquittal Premium

Plus, a media watchdog slams 'Cold War-style' threats in Bulgaria, and billions are wasted in Russian defense.

By S. Adam Cardais, Ioana Caloianu, and Anna Novosad
 

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