The popular but divisive mayor of Romania's capital, Gabriela Firea, is taking on the country's most powerful politician in a battle for the future of the ruling PSD.
The controversial Turkish leader has been building economic bridges with the region but is his engagement in its best long-term interests?
Turkey’s stock market continues to witness elevated levels of volatility, with Borsa Istanbul losing 8% in lira and 13% in USD terms in just two days from 10-11 July. The index is now down by 14% in local currency and 29% in USD terms YTD
Timothy Ash challenges the cozy consensual view of what might happen on perhaps Turkey’s most unpredictable polling day since 2002.
The extraordinary and engaging character of Professor Srbijanka Turajlic is at the epicentre of Serbia’s turbulent recent history in this subtle documentary.