Eastern Europe & Russia

17 January 2012
'We Will Advance, They Will Retreat'

Two leaders of Russia’s protest movement discuss the year to come. From openDemocracy.

By Boris Akunin and Alexei Navalny
17 January 2012
Azeri Websites Downed in Hacking Attack, Poles Claim to be Europe’s Greenest Eaters

Plus, the right to elect governors restored in Russia and a prison riot in Bishkek.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Varvara Lokteva, and Kelly Klein

16 January 2012
Inching Toward Pluralism in Kazakhstan, Riots in Romania Premium

Plus, Putin’s campaign website makes protests disappear and Bosnia’s war veterans make a gesture across the ethnic divide.

By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Varvara Lokteva, and Kelly Klein
13 January 2012
Moldova's Presidential Predicament, Serbia Inches Closer to EU

Plus, Prague backpedals on asylum of Tymoshenko husband, and Tallinn mulls “free rides.” 

By S. Adam Cardais and Joshua Boissevain


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