Regions / Europe & Central Asia
2013 had its fair share of bad news, but it was also a year of extraordinary activism.
Recep Tayyio Erdogan’s political instincts seem to have deserted him.
Civilians are the innocent victims of U.S. use of an unproven technology ― drones.
Our top pieces from 2013 touch on nearly corner of the world.
Hungary’s inequality is manifested in education, health care, transportation, and ― prejudice against Roma.
Pakistan has contracted with China to build two nuclear reactors ― except they’re untested.
Show George W. Bush some love.
Though Western leaders now lionize Nelson Mandela, the only leaders who stood up for his struggle when it counted were those most demonized by the West.
Damning stat: according to the World Bank, in 2011 remittances from abroad constituted a whopping 47% of Tajikstan’s GDP.
A Syrian national who fought in Bosnia and now languishes in an immigration detention center reflects on the Bosnian war, his predicament, and the civil war in Syria.