Regions / Europe & Central Asia
The former East Germany's Stasi used similar justifications as the U.S. for total surveillance.
They had been on the State Department's watch list, but were further downgraded in this years's Trafficking in Persons report.
Many ethnic Serbs fled -- or were expelled from -- Croatia, Bosnia, and Kosovo during those conflicts of the 1990s.
Republicans oppose U.S. cooperation with Russia on NATO missile defense.
From nuclear weapons to unicorns.
George Orwell understood that ignoring obvious horrors for expediency's sake is a roadblock to justice.
Jeremy Scahill's 'Dirty Wars' conveys the sinister, unaccountable, and deadly power concentrated in the halls of Washington that now threatens the planet.
Slovenia has achieved the most economic success among East-Central European states transitioning from communism, Bulgaria the least.
Something is dreadfully wrong with Hungary--and it could spread to the rest of Europe.
The broad-based protests against Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan reflect deep-seated resentments over the Islamist leader's increasingly authoritarian governing style.