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WATCH: Police, Protesters Clash In Kosovo Over Ethnic Slur

Video Dozens Injured In Kosovo Protest

Dozens of people were injured on January 27 when Kosovo police clashed with thousands of demonstrators demanding the dismissal of a Serbian minister accused of insulting the ethnic-Albanian majority. More

Customers shop at Crimean Farmstead, Russia's first specialized grocery which sells products from annexed Crimea, in the Moscow suburb of Khimki, in January 2015.

Russia Tumbles In Business Index

A new report says economic freedom in several countries of the Baltics, the Caucasus, the Balkans, and Central Asia have jumped ahead of Russia since the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991. More

Around 10,000 people attended the antigovernment protest in Pristina.

Kosovo Police Fire Tear Gas At Protest

Kosovo police fired tear gas on the evening of January 24 to disperse thousands of protesters throwing stones at a government building in a demonstration called by ethnic Albanian opposition parties. More

Macedonian Journalist Imprisoned

Macedonian journalist Tomislav Kezarovski has again been put in prison More

Serbian PM Visits Kosovo

Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic has started an Orthodox New Year visit to Kosovo, whose independence Serbia refuses to recognize. More

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End Of South Stream: Winners & Losers

Russian President Vladimir Putin on December 1 announced that Russia was abandoning plans for the South Stream natural gas pipeline meant to supply energy directly to Europe without transit through Ukraine. Who are the winners and losers if Putin makes good on his word?
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