One theater troupe's fight to bring fine art to the Donetsk People's Republic.
Leaders in countries of the former USSR are increasingly driving their best and brightest into emigration. No one wins.
Why a media baron's new political party may hold the key to the country's future.
The period before World War I was marked by inequality, terrorism, and discontent with democracy. Sound familiar?
Sophisticated Russian weapons have been spotted near Donetsk, signaling a dangerous new phase in the conflict may be underway.
Bulgaria commemorates a murdered dissident -- and takes a symbolic step toward reckoning with its communist past.
A key NATO ally is cozying up to the Russian dictator and trying to help him build a $70 billion pipeline to extend his reach into the heart of the EU.
It's hard to remember just how impassable the Berlin Wall was -- until one day it wasn't. A memoir.
Yes, the fight for democratic values is hard -- especially now. But that's no reason to give up.
Ukraine and Russia have settled their natural gas dispute -- for now. But that doesn't mean the wider conflict is anywhere near resolved.
The region is under constant shelling. Its borders change daily. It's not even clear what powers this new government will have. But darn it, the Donetsk People’s Republic is holding an election on Sunday.
Igor Shuvalov, Russia’s deputy prime minister, is supposed to have the cleanest hands in the Kremlin. So where’d he get a quarter of a billion dollars?
A successful parliamentary election opens a window of hope for an embattled country.
The small Baltic nation just took a giant step to counter Russia's energy bullying.
Why democracy is worth fighting for -- now more than ever.
The Swedish Navy is desperately trying to find a Russian submarine prowling off the coast of Stockholm. What’s Vladimir Putin up to?
Is the international community about to censure Hungary for giving up on its young democratic institutions?
Kosovars are traveling to the Middle East to fight the same U.S.-led forces that once helped secure their country’s freedom.
A would-be white nationalist conference in Hungary ends with confusion, chicken paprikash, and not much else.
Foreign Policy sat down with the leaders of Ukraine's Naftogaz to talk Russia, Europe, energy, and the coming winter.
Oleh Lyashko gets into fist fights, kidnaps rebels, and supplies militias (or so he claims). Meet the radical populist who could play kingmaker in post-Maidan Ukraine.
Cleaning up after five months of war in eastern Ukraine.