Comment | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Even in developing democracies, political institutions remain vulnerable to capture by the super-rich.
Azerbaijan and Georgia need to answer urgent questions about reporter’s kidnapping and imprisonment.
The costs of Azerbaijan putting its name on the map are high, but the benefits are not clear.
Better representation could have far-reaching effects for the whole country.
State repression means that something as simple as a call for gender equality cannot be tolerated.
16 May 14
Mustafa Jemilev unbowed by decades of Soviet, now Russian, repression.
15 May 14
European governments fiddle as peace talks falter over Moscow's demands for inclusion of east Ukraine militants.
12 May 14
As the West looks on and frets, the Russian media narrative is all about a legitimate vote.
2 May 14
Mustafa Jemilev stopped at Moscow airport and prevented from travelling to Crimea.
29 Apr 14
Russian media give own spin to latest disturbances.
11 Apr 14
The same individual appears as both a "pro-federalisation activist" and a "Ukrainian mercenary".
29 Mar 14
Moscow's claims of inter-faith conflict not borne out on the ground.
28 Mar 14
Views differ in Armenia and Nagorny Karabakh, but both fail to see risks in backing Russia's stance.
26 Mar 14
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