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In the end, Bulgarians’ inbuilt skepticism about the coronavirus vaccine will wither as the lure of the queue takes hold. Read more.

Navalny Phone Call Revealing Lurid Details of Poisoning Is Fake: FSB
Mass coronavirus testing in Slovenia, Lake Baikal in danger, and more. Read more.

Still Waiting for Answers 
Despite a damning report from Serbia’s ombudsman, the government has yet to respond to multiple accusations of police brutality. Read more.

Moldova’s Expats Are Coming Home

The coronavirus accomplished what no Moldovan government could have done or wanted to do. From Bas-TV. Read more.

Risky Business

Shadowy spending of pandemic funds could dash EU hopes for a green recovery. Read more.

Plus, protests in Poland, racism row over Romanian referee, gas shortages in Uzbekistan, and more. Read more.

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