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· October, 2008

Stories about Eastern & Central Europe from October, 2008

22 October 2008

Russia, U.S.: LJ User Drugoi in NYC

LJ user drugoi, one of the most popular and prolific Russian bloggers, shares his wonderful photos of New York City - and his thoughts on some of the issues discussed...

Ukraine: Politics, Economic, Sports

Ukraine: Nostalgia for the Soviet Union

Central & Eastern Europe, U.S.: Visa-Free Travel

20 October 2008

Czech Republic: The Elections

Somalia: Piracy not something to be celebrated

Open sea piracy is discussed by different video bloggers who speak on the recent Somalian piracy incidents, and a behind the scenes look at how governments are protecting World Food...

17 October 2008

Ukraine: Update on the Crisis and IMF

Ukraine: Tymoshenko on Snap Election, Now and in 2007

Macedonia: Software Freedom Day

As part of the global Software Freedom Day, Free Software Macedonia for the third time has organized an event in the center of Skopje. On Oct. 4, they distributed leaflets...

16 October 2008

Central & Eastern Europe: Financial Crisis

Below is a roundup of reactions from the Anglophone blogosphere on the ongoing financial crisis in Hungary, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Ukraine, and Serbia.