Ukraine: Night of clashes in Kiev

Ukrainian news site shines amid revolution, war

The Kyiv Post has become a go-to source for news about a nation in turmoil. When Ukraine’s fleeing president Viktor Yanukovych had thousands of documents dumped into the freezing Kiev Reservoir in February,...
Belgium EU Summit

New EU leader faces tests on Russia, Ukraine

Former Polish leader known for tough stance on Russian threats A bit of a fresh air could be felt in Brussels one recent work day when the most important man in the European Union was seen eating a casual...
A young girl holds a doll as she walks hand in hand with a woman in Rotherham, Yorkshire, Britain, Aug. 27, 2014. An inqury report released 26 August claims that at least 1,400 children were sexually exploited in the city between 1997 and 2013.  (EPA/WILL OLIVER)

Q&A: Reporter who uncovered U.K. child sex scandal

'I think some middle class professionals in our country thought it was acceptable for things to happen to girls like .' Police find a man in a car with a bottle of vodka and a 12-year-old girl. Disturbing...
Ukraine

Project Exile: Ukrainian flees amidst fighting

"The fighters play with the city like it is a game of Battleship." After the home of one of their colleagues was shot-up with machine-gun fire, Ukrainian journalists Olena Kolgusheva and Yaroslav Kolgushev...
APTOPIX Britain Scotland

Scotland votes on independence

By the end of the week, Scotland could leave the United Kingdom for good. Scottish citizens will cast a “yes” or “no” vote Thursday to decide whether or not the country stays part of the United Kingdom...
Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond visits the Scottish Youth Theatre in Glasgow, to meet with the cast of Now's The Hour, a show performed by first-time voters aged 16 and 17 about their attitudes towards the forthcoming Scottish independence referendum.  Photo: Jane Barlow/PA Wire

Scotland leaves independence up to voters

On September 18, voters in Scotland will determine if Scotland should become an independent nation. The September referendum follows an unexpected majority victory by the Scottish National Party (SNP) in...
Ukraine

Ukrainian coverage flawed, critics say

Global Journalist's Batul Hassan looks at the challenges of reporting in, and about, Ukraine. Biased coverage isn't just limited to Russian state media outlets, analysts...
Marine le Pen

Europe’s anti-European parties

Political parties opposed to the European project are expected to make gains The European parliamentary elections May 22-25 are expected to reflect a rising tide of skepticism about the European Union....
Bosnia Anti Government Protests

Bosnian protest movement at a crossroads

Two months after a federal office in Sarajevo was lit on fire during violent protests, demonstrators again gathered in front of the building April 9. This time, as the Balkan Insight reported, the protests...