April 15, 2008 9:00am
A Jewish-run job-placement program for internal refugees in the Republic of Georgia has proven so successful that it is being expanded to include Jews.
March 3, 2008 10:00am
Political opponents of Vladimir Putin – many of them Jewish – say they are not deterred despite Sunday’s overwhelming victory by Dmitry Medvedev, Putin’s choice, in Russia’s presidential elections.
March 2, 2008 10:00am
The career of Dmitry Medvedev, Russia’s next president, has been marked by loyalty to the man who handed him his post, President Vladimir Putin.
February 22, 2008 10:00am
While the outcome of Russia’s upcoming elections is a near certainty, it’s unclear who exactly will be running the country after Vladimir Putin hands the presidency to Dmitry Medvedev.
February 20, 2008 10:00am
With the possibility of war again on the horizon in the Caucasus, the Jewish heritage of the Republic of Georgia’s separatist provinces may be at the center of the line of fire.
February 15, 2008 10:00am
As thousands of anti-government demonstrators rally in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi, U.S. Jewish leaders meet with Georgian officials to thank them for their friendship toward the West and Israel.
January 24, 2008 10:00am
While Jewish groups dispute whether or not Ukraine experienced a surge in anti-Semitic attacks in 2007, it’s clear that Jewish fears in the country are rising.
January 10, 2008 10:00am
Experts are concerned about the direction Russia’s foreign policy will take, especially in the Middle East, after Vladimir Putin leaves office. Will Dmitry Medvedev steer Russia on a new course?
December 24, 2007 10:00am
Reform’s purchase of a new building in Moscow may be a sign that the movement, long considered an also-ran in the Jewish constellation of the former Soviet Union, is gaining steam in a place dominated by Jewish Orthodoxy.
December 20, 2007 10:00am
New visa rules in Russia are forcing Jewish organizations to scramble to avoid fines or the expulsion of their employees from the country. Meanwhile, compliance with the new rules is expected to come at very heavy expense.