Topic: Commonwealth of Independent States
Despite a dispute over fraud allegations in the wake of Sunday's presidential vote in Ukraine, pro-Russian candidate Viktor Yanukovich is set to become the next president in what will be a dramatic shift back to pro-Kremlin policies.
02/09/2010 05:33 pm
Yulia Tymoshenko, the fiery heroine of Ukraine's Orange Revolution, warned of massive fraud by her rival Viktor Yanukovich in Sunday's election and threatened to call for street protests. But few Ukrainians seem eager to march.
02/05/2010 03:41 pm
Pro-Russian incumbent President Sergei Bagapsh won a crushing first-round victory this weekend with 59.4 percent of the vote critics say was fraudulent.
12/14/2009 12:14 pm
Georgia was blamed for starting the 2008 war with Russia, a new EU report says. But it also says Russia then invaded South Ossetia and Abkhazia.
09/30/2009 01:00 am
In a first, the games will range across Russian as well as Chinese territory near Khabarovsk in the far east.
07/22/2009 01:00 am
Continued violence in the North Caucusus region could be fueled by anger over corruption, experts say.
06/22/2009 01:00 am
Embattled President Saakashvili has accused Russians of financing a popular movement to oust him.
04/13/2009 01:00 am
Thousands of young Moldovans stormed through the capital to protest alleged fraud in elections won by the Communist Party.
04/08/2009 01:00 am
02/06/2009 12:00 am
01/12/2009 12:00 am