Month: July 2017

VMRO-DPMNE's opulent headquarters in Skopje

For the Macedonian version of this article, click here.   The Macedonian people have yet to decide if they view ex-Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski as a monstrous anomaly of his party VMRO-DPMNE, or as its archetypal product. This chicken-egg dilemma ...
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On July 18th, pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine declared the formation of a new country, Malorossiya, Малороссия, or Little Russia. The term is in reference to the Tsar-era name for Ukraine, and so it is demeaning to Ukrainians who fought  to ...
Trieste, Italy

Each week we bring you the ten most important pieces of news from Eastern Europe. Compiled by: Hristo Voynov and Kristijan Fidanovski   Trump in Eastern Europe On his way to the G20 meeting, Trump first stopped in Poland. This ...
Moldovan and North Korean representatives in Chisinau

Each week we bring you the ten most important pieces of news from Eastern Europe. Compiled by: Hristo Voynov and Kristijan Fidanovski   US Supreme Court allows for limited travel ban, vindicates Visegrad group With the recent US decision to ...