Conservative governments across Eastern Europe oppose the Istanbul Convention, the treaty designed to protect women against all forms of violence. Earlier this week, Poland moved to replace Istanbul Convention, the Continue Reading
Owing to the impact of Covid-19 on international travel and border closures, popular weekend getaways such as Prague have reported a dramatic decline in tourism.
In north-western Bosnia-Herzegovina (BiH) hundreds of migrants and refugees are facing up to freezing temperatures without access to adequate shelter, medical assistance or running water. Many sleep in makeshift camps in the forest or abandoned buildings – including families with small children.
As Azerbaijan and Armenian agree a peace deal over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region, thousands of Armenians are evacuating the area. Following six weeks of fighting, Armenia and Azerbaijan have agreed Continue Reading