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Are Abkhazia, South Ossetia and Transnistria under threat of Russian annexation?

After what happened to Crimea in Ukraine, many people have started to wonder what will happen to the three breakaway states of Abkhazia, South Ossetia and Transnistria. 820 more words

Analysis

Is Putin Being Lured Into a Trap?

Russia is not responsible for the crisis in Ukraine. The US State Department engineered the fascist-backed coup that toppled Ukraine’s democratically-elected president Viktor Yanukovych and replaced him with the American puppet Arseniy Yatsenyuk, a former banker. 2,499 more words

Politics

Moldovan region seeks closer ties to Russia

There are fears in Moldova that the autonomous Gagauzia region will seek to repeat Crimea’s example by joining Russia. The impoverished region voted in February to increase trade ties with Russia and Al Jazeera spoke to labourers who say they see a better economic future away from Europe. 8 more words

Current Events

Care divizie ?

Uitându-mă pe blogul De Veghe Patriei pentru doza zilnică de râs am remarcat cu stupoare că administratorul blogului, pe care-l cunosc prea bine, a decis să schimbe titulatura site-ului său din ”Moarte lumii noastre” în ”Eurasia – Divizia România”. 277 more words

Rusia

Ελλάδα

New place, new rest day, new blog post…

I arrived yesterday in Alexandroupoli, Greece. Martin’s idea to take a detour through Northern Greece turned out to be great. 320 more words

Tour Log

Inside the Turkish Government's Propaganda Machine

By Kate O’Sullivan and Laura Benitez Apr 8 2014

“Journalists wanted for international news agency,” read the Guardian job ad. As an editor in an industry where legitimate opportunities are few and far between, you apply for pretty much any full-time job you see, so apply we did.

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Politics

Let's Go to Kazbegi Tomorrow

On our first day in Tbilisi, we decided with J to go hiking in nearby Kazbegi the next day. That night at around 2am, he says, … 368 more words

Georgia