Not a day goes by without another mass demonstration in Kiev against President Viktor Yanukovych's regime. Opposition leader and heavyweight boxing champion Vitali Klitschko is keen to boost Ukraine's ties with the EU and has Germany behind him.
The crisis in Ukraine was the impetus for NATO to reinvent itself, but is the alliance sufficiently invested in resolving the conflict itself? No one will declare the Minsk Agreement dead, but it's hard to find a pulse.
Russia and China are miles ahead of Europe when it comes to investing in social media campaigns and founding cultural institutes, a new study has found. Germany, in particular, has some catching up to do.
Russia's central bank has cut its key interest rate again as inflation hits a record low. The nation is struggling to pick up speed after a drawn-out recession, with a lack of structural reforms making recovery volatile.
The leaders of Ukraine and Belarus have toured the site of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear accident, marking the 31st anniversary of the disaster. Debate continues over the death toll from radiation poisoning in the region.
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