Conflict & Diplomacy

5 December 2018
Serbia Tries to Rally Support Against Creation of Kosovo Army

Belgrade is looking for international allies ahead of mid-December vote, arguing that a new military could be used against Serbian minority in Kosovo.

 
4 December 2018
Ukraine Raids Russian-Affiliated Churches

Recently captured Ukrainian sailors have been sent to Moscow to face charges of illegal border crossing.

 
30 November 2018
Ukraine Clamps Down on Russians In Wake of Kerch Strait Incident

Ukraine’s slowly reviving economy could take a serious setback if Russian closure of Azov Sea continues.

 
29 November 2018
Ukraine’s ‘Invisible’ Volunteer Fighters

Volunteer soldiers from the contact line in eastern Ukraine are preparing for demobilization, and an uncertain future. From Hromadske International.

 
27 November 2018
ISIS Involved in Mass Prison Riot, Dushanbe Admits

Official stance marks turnaround for regime, which typically blames ‘terrorism’ on local Islamist group.

 
22 November 2018
Warsaw Heeds EU Court Warning on Judicial Reforms Premium

Contentious law forcing judges into retirement on course to be repealed.

 
16 November 2018
Ukraine’s Extremists Reach Out to America Premium

Suspected members of California white-supremacist group met public face of Ukraine’s ultra-nationalists.

 
14 November 2018
French Ambassador to Serbia Apologizes for Slight at WWI Ceremony

Serbian president unhappy over treatment in Paris, giving his country’s wartime losses of almost a third of its population.

 
8 November 2018
Rare Protest Flares in Gorno-Badakhshan Premium

Bordering Afghanistan and China, the Tajik region jealously guards its relative independence from the central government.

 
6 November 2018
Russian Mercenaries Killed in Syrian Explosion: Report Premium

The fighters were employed by a private contractor with links to the Kremlin, muckraking Russian paper claims.

 

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