In Depth: Europe and Central Asia

2 Dec 2016

Turkish FM Calls for Immediate Truce in Syria

Asharq Al Awsat. England. 03:54 PM EST

Tensions Within Former Georgian Ruling Party Intensify

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Czech Republic. 03:40 PM EST
1 Dec 2016

Erdogan in a Corner After Blunders and Bluster

Turkey’s President Erdogan has tried to maneuver away from the West, seeking closer ties with NATO foes. But unlike Vladimir Putin, Erdogan is all posture and no gains.

Turkey’s Refugee Crisis: The Politics of Permanence

International Crisis Group. 04:11 PM EST

Europeans are Taking Globalization Fears into the Election Booth

Bertelsmann Foundation. Germany. 04:11 PM EST

Putin’s Annual Presidential Address

Russia. SPPECH. 04:10 PM EST

Ukrainians Find Economic Refuge in Poland—For Now

Poland's higher wages have attracted 400,000 temporary workers from Ukraine who have replaced Poles who left for the UK. But this migrant harmony might sing a different tune after Brexit.

Turkey, Russia Call for Syria Ceasefire

The Peninsula. Qatar. 10:52 AM EST

Russia Vows to Continue Operations in Eastern Aleppo

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 10:51 AM EST

Turkey Detained 365 ISIS Militants Last Month

Hurriyet Daily News. Turkey. 10:49 AM EST

European Parliament Approves EU Budget for 2017

Sofia News Agency. Bulgaria. 10:48 AM EST

EU-Wide Survey Reveals Globalization Fears

New Europe. Belgium. 10:48 AM EST

Immigration to UK at ‘Record High’

Politico. Belgium. 10:48 AM EST

EU Terror Law Risks Making Protest a Crime

Euobserver. Belgium. 10:47 AM EST

Eurozone Unemployment Falls Below 10%

France 24. 10:46 AM EST

Moscow Demands Explanation After Erdogan Vows to Oust Assad

The Daily Star. Lebanon. 11:19 AM EST

Turkish, Russian Foreign Ministers to Meet in Turkey

Hurriyet Daily News. 11:17 AM EST

Merkel Does Not Expect Progress on Turkey-EU Talks

Deutsche Welle. Germany. 11:16 AM EST

OPINION. Why Marine Le Pen Won’t Win

Politico. Belgium. 11:15 AM EST

EU to Propose Joint Defense Fund

Euobserver. Belgium. 11:14 AM EST

Russian Forces in Crimea on High Alert Ahead of Ukraine Missile Tests

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Czech Republic. 11:14 AM EST

Putin Names Russia’s New Economy Minister

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Czech Republic. 11:13 AM EST
29 Nov 2016

PM May, PM Szydlo: UK, Poland to Strengthen Relations Despite Brexit

United Kingdom. PRESS CONFERENCE. 03:24 PM EST

The Death of Fidel Castro

Carnegie Moscow Center. Russia. 03:24 PM EST

Francois Fillon and the Lurch Towards Russia

European Council on Foreign Relations. 03:23 PM EST

In Russia, a First Official Tribute to Boris Nemtsov

The Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod will honor Boris Nemtsov with a memorial plaque on the second anniversary of his assassination. But a more fitting tribute will only come when Russia upholds the democratic values Nemtsov represented.

Turkish PM: Govt to Introduce Constitution to Parliament Soon

Hurriyet Daily News. Turkey. 10:27 AM EST