Accessing the site via a library or a company subscription? There's no need to register but you may need to contact your institution to obtain login details. Dismiss this message by clicking "X Close" button.
The important, interesting, or just downright quirky news from TOL’s coverage region. Today: Cut-price Baltic booze; Romanian PM to seek presidency; Central Asian water woes; a Daghestani journalist; and violence against women in Russia.