A cold, divided, and annoyed Europe struggles to find a way to prevent Russia from turning down the heat. Eastern Europe, meanwhile, continues to shiver.
Bulgaria, Turkey, Greece, and Macedonia reported a complete cutoff of Russian gas Tuesday. Austria and the Czech Republic also saw a sharp drop.
Frustrations mount over Bulgaria – the most violent, corrupt, and poorest of EU members. Aid is being withheld as reform promises are made (and broken). Can it be fixed?
'We need a moral cleansing of the system,' says jurist Nelly Koutzkova.
Failure to curb corruption means less assistance for some.
A year after being released from prison in Libya, where courts had accused them infecting children with HIV, five nurses face tough living at home.