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Kyrgyz To Need Passports To Enter Russia

Kyrgyzstan's State Registration Ministry says that as of January 1, 2015, Kyrgyz citizens will no longer be able to enter the Russian Federation using their national identification documents. More

Kyrgyz President: Customs Union Necessary

Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambaev says his country must join the Russia-led Customs Union "despite possible price hikes." More

Belarusian President Alyaksandar Lukashenka

Lukashenka: No Toilet Paper In Belarusian Sausage

It's a point of pride for Belarusian President Alyaksandr Lukashenka: No toilet paper in our sausage. More

Kazakhstan Ratifies Eurasian Union

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev has signed a law on the ratification of the treaty creating the Eurasian Economic Union (EES), his office said on October 14. More

Putin Urges Moldova To Address Concerns Over EU Association

Russian President Vladimir Putin has criticized Moldova for refusing to hold consultations with Moscow on an accord that strengthens ties between Chisinau and the European Union. More

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Video Lukashenka Says 'We Can't Be Dicing Up' Europe's Borders Again

Belarus's outspoken president has made his most direct statement yet against Russia violating Ukraine's territorial integrity and redrawing the map of Europe. More
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Features & Commentary

Journalist Group Says Reporters' Killers Almost Never Face Justice

Murdering journalists is one way to keep the public in the dark about criminal activities. It is also virtually risk-free, since worldwide 90 percent of the killers never face justice.

In Many Countries, Distance From Ebola Brings A Sense Of Safety

In many parts of Eurasia, people think they are far enough away from Africa to be safe from Ebola. Is that a false sense of security?
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