Eastern Europe & Russia

19 March 2012
Belarus Executes Bombers, Dissenter’s Play Staged in Almaty

Plus, Macedonians march against ethnic violence and a cover girl emerges as the newest star of the Russian opposition.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, and Joshua Boissevain
16 March 2012
Hungarian Court Rules in Symbolic Media Case, Tymoshenko Doctors Rebuffed

Plus, Kazan police chief sacked over prisoner death and Romanian power prices set to rise.

By S. Adam Cardais and Joshua Boissevain
15 March 2012
More Trouble for Azerbaijan-Iran Ties, Prison for Macedonian Media Mogul Premium

Plus, how to honor Havel and is police reform taking hold in Russia?

By S. Adam Cardais and Joshua Boissevain
13 March 2012
It’s the Consumption, Stupid

The Russian opposition has failed, for now, because it, like all of Russia, is concerned with material, not intellectual, matters. From openDemocracy.

By Dmitri Travin
13 March 2012
EU Threat to Hungary, Romanian Miners End Strike Premium

Plus, Belarusian consumers get a welcome break and robots invade South Ossetia.

By Ky Krauthamer, Joshua Boissevain, Ryan Isakow, and Stephen Underwood


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