Eastern Europe & Russia

23 November 2011
Putin ‘Booed’ Video Goes Viral, Foreigners Gobbling Up Land in Romania Premium

Plus, a petition against execution of alleged Belarusian bombers and Nagorno-Karabakh shootings.

By Jeremy Druker, Ioana Caloianu, and Kaitlyn Meade
22 November 2011
Kyiv Bans Orange Party, Romanian President Faces Parliamentary Assault Premium

Plus, Hungary asks for more financial aid and an Uzbek swimmer’s tale of woe.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, and Kaitlyn Meade
21 November 2011
Peace Corps Leaving Kazakhstan, Russians Flock to See Mary's Belt and a Giant Koran Premium

Plus, a U.S. man will face a war-crimes trial in Bosnia, and the Kyrgyz bank no one wants to buy.

By Barbara Frye and Ioana Caloianu
18 November 2011
Ukraine to Stop Euthanizing Stray Dogs, Bosnian Leaders in for Criticism Premium

Plus, Belarus deports foundation workers and drug use up sharply in Romania.

By S. Adam Cardais and Joshua Boissevain
17 November 2011
Krakow Gets Tough on Graffiti, Chechen Poet Slain in Moscow Premium

Plus, St. Petersburg pols mull gay "propaganda" ban and crafty Kazakh president calls snap elections.

By S. Adam Cardai and Joshua Boissevain


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