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· April, 2010

Stories about Eastern & Central Europe from April, 2010

Russia: The 2009 Killing of Umar Israilov

Hungary: Political and Economic News

Russia: “Burnt By the Box Office”

Russia: More Commentary on Sex Video Scandal

Ukraine: Chaotic Ratification of the Gas-for-Fleet Deal

Below is some of the Anglophone blog commentary on the ratification of the Ukrainian-Russian gas-for-fleet deal, which took place in a chaotic environment on April 27 in Kyiv. Among other...

Russia: Russian Authorities Want to Block 2,000 Web sites

Ukraine: Russian Black Sea Fleet Stays On in Crimea

Ukraine: Chernobyl's 24th Anniversary

The Balkans: Thoughts on Slavenka Drakulić's 1993 Book

Bulgaria: Appeals for Help in Arevik Shmavonyan's Deportation Case

Russia, Ukraine: Gas/Black Sea Fleet Deal

Russia, Poland: The Truth About Katyn

Russia: “The Sirens of Russia”

US, Russia: Views on START

Russia: Medvedev Twitter Accounts

Russia: RT and Public Diplomacy

US, Russia: A Pro-Russian Lobby

Russia, US: Artyom Savelyev's Case

Russia: Authorities Inspect Major Social Network

Russia: Internet Development in Regions

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