Society

21 May 2004
In the Name of the Rose Premium
Georgia was a hotbed of religious intolerance. But then came the Rose Revolution.
By Daan van der Schriek
 
21 May 2004
Wrestling With the Spirit--and With Death Premium
Once championed by Tolstoy, the pacifist Russian Dukhobors of southern Georgia now find themselves without a champion or much of a future.
By Giga Chikhladze
 
21 May 2004
To Russia, With a Georgian Passport Premium
The Russian women’s basketball league is among the biggest, best, and richest in the world. With big-time play has come big-time squabbles and scandals among Russia’s teams. From the Russian news magazine Ezhenedelny Zhurnal.
By Anton Orekh
 
17 May 2004
The Ticking Time Bomb? Premium
The 10th anniversary of the cease-fire between Armenia and Azerbaijan passes with no more progress, leading to widespread frustration on the streets of Azerbaijan.
By Fariz Ismailzade
 
17 May 2004
Stuck in the Sugar Premium
Authorities announce the first arrests in a potentially huge scheme to defraud the EU, just as Commissioner Patten delivers the latest rebuke over Serbia's intransigence at handing over suspected war criminals.
By Dragan Stojkovic
 
17 May 2004
Compensate for Occupation Premium
Estonian lawmakers are reviewing the results of a 12-year study into the damage caused by the Soviet occupation in preparation for formally asking Moscow to pay up.
By Dmitri Litvinovich
 
17 May 2004
Importing Prisons Premium
Austria agrees to build a prison in Romania for some of its Romanian inmates. Is it logical outsourcing or the start of a new way of segregating Europe?
By Razvan Amariei
 

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