· August, 2016

Stories about Eastern & Central Europe from August, 2016

The ‘Russian Quora’ Branches Out

RuNet Echo  30 August 2016

The question-and-answer Russian website “TheQuestion” reportedly completed a second investment round this summer, securing $500,000, and is opening new offices in Berlin and London.

Twenty Years of Russian Political Campaign Ads

RuNet Echo  25 August 2016

RuNet Echo looks back at the most memorable political advertisements in Russia over the past two decades, highlighting some of the strangest, silliest, and scariest videos put out by politicians.

The City of Mariupol, Ukraine's Line in the Sand

The Bridge  16 August 2016

"This is a war in which the interplay of informational conflict and physical violence is especially evident, in which disinformation and propaganda muddle motives, deny violence, and seek to confuse."

About our Eastern & Central Europe coverage

Filip Stojanovski is the Central Europe editor. Email him story ideas or volunteer to write.

Roman Shemakov is the Eastern Europe editor. Email him story ideas or volunteer to write.


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