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In Serbia, a Protest and a Presidential Run

An interview with the Belgrade mayor's ex-wife led thousands to take to the streets.


Russia’s Last Opposition Hero

Vladimir Putin’s most vocal critic has survived crackdowns and intimidation. But Alexei Navalny’s latest gambit against the Kremlin may be his last.

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Thousands Take to Streets in Romania to Protest Attempt to Decriminalize Misconduct

Government officials say they want to fix overcrowded prisons. Romanians say politicians are trying to avoid doing time themselves.

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Scathing Government Watchdog Report Details Bleak Outlook on Afghanistan

A warning to President Trump not to mismanage Afghanistan.


Why Is France So Corrupt?

France’s lax ethical standards are catching up with Francois Fillon — and boosting Marine Le Pen's campaign for president.

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