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Patrolling with Impunity in Eastern Europe

Aleksandrina Ginkova

Publicity-hungry migrant hunters are a symptom of bigger problems in Eastern Europe.

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Past Still Haunts Bulgaria’s Disabled Children

Maria Milkova

Bulgaria has closed the crowded, isolated institutions that once housed its disabled children, but is still a long way from providing the care they need.

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Architects of Modernist Skopje Decry Retrograde Remodel

Bojan Blazhevski

The ageing architects behind Skopje’s cutting-edge resurrection from a 1963 earthquake cry copyright foul as their acclaimed modernist creations are engulfed in antiquity.

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Cleaning Up Romania

Adrian Lungu

A team of technocrats had a year to try to turn around Romania’s abysmal record on recycling.

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Greeks Take Health into Their Own Hands

Dimitra Triantafyllou

Let down by the public health system, some Greeks are sharing pills, skipping medicine or putting their faith in a growing industry of nutritional supplements.

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State of the Unions in Serbia

Marija Jankovic

Bullied or bought off, trade unions in Serbia and elsewhere in the former Yugoslavia have hit rock bottom, failing the workers they claim to protect.

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Abortion Rights Under Fire in Croatia

Masenjka Bacic

Croatian women struggle to exercise their right to abortion, driven into the shadows and illegality by the rise of a hostile conservatism.

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Romanian Roulette

Diana Mesesan

Neglect, ignorance and industry influence raise doubts about a Romanian pledge to fight the hidden scourge of gambling addiction.

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An Albanian War on Drugs

Elvis Nabolli

Albania is uprooting cannabis at an unprecedented rate, but endemic corruption and a failure to target the kingpins behind a multi-billion-euro industry give the lie to the NATO member’s ‘war on drugs’.