The Vostok Report
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The Vostok Report

The news to 1 December 2013 Protests have taken place in Ukraine following the country’s failure to sign an Association Agreement with the European Union. The largest protests were seen in the capital, Kyiv, where students occupied the City Council building and other protestors threatened to topple a Soviet-era statue of Lenin. Organisers continued to call … Continue reading

Belgrade
Travel

Belgrade

Josh Black finds that Serbia’s capital always has something unexpected round the next corner. It is while trying to catch a train to Belgrade that I realise a ticket is a luxury not a necessity. However, if you do have to circumvent the normal procedure, keep plenty of hard currency on you. The markets may … Continue reading