The Christian Science Monitor


Southern Europe’s brain drain reversed in pandemic. Will it last? April 26


Romanian documentary chases Oscar, and the truth December 21


Comeback fish: How Europe is saving the iconic sturgeon August 1


In Romania, royal funeral prompts regrets December 15


As NATO expands in East Europe, locals feel protected – and targeted July 6

Enthusiastic about the EU, Romanians take Brexit vote hard August 6


Romania gets serious about ending its notorious corruption February 25

In tiny Moldova, hints of a ‘federalized’ Ukraine’s future May 25

Ian Tilling went to Romania to help children in need – and never left July 2

Greece moves ahead on bailout reform votes, but will Tsipras pay the price? July 22

Eurozone exit averted, but for Greek businesses, outlook is still bleak July 24

Greece’s crashing economy drives the young and educated towards the exits July 28

Free clinics, doctors try to patch growing holes in Greece’s safety net July 30


Leslie Hawke helps Roma children get an education January 10

Hey Britain, about that flood of Eastern Europeans coming for your jobs…. May 15

Why 90 million euro ‘reprimand’ of Turkey could trip up peace in Cyprus May 22

How Bulgaria fell victim to the tug of war over Ukraine July 2

Macedonia goes neo-classical – or is it just going kitsch? August 24


Romania reopens door on brutal communist era October 29

Gay rights could be major hurdle for Moldova’s EU bid November 29

On Kiev’s streets, anti-government protesters see long game ahead December 4

Occupy Kiev City Hall: Ukrainian protesters find refuge in city offices December 7

Ukraine protests: Not quite a million, but no end in sight December 8

Ukraine’s Klitschko: Could pugilist-turned-politican be next president? December 11

EU suspends Ukraine trade talks amid protests in Kiev December 15

Ukrainian protesters cling to their camps as holidays divert crowds December 24