The recent arrest of the Kosovo anti-corruption task force chief highlights practices by public officials throughout the region.
Protests against the arrival of Roma families in the Belgrade suburb of Resnik turned violent this week, highlighting the ongoing controversy over the resettlement of Roma in Serbia.
Among local, federal and entity sectors in Bosnia and Herzegovina, there are 14 governments with over 200 ministers and 14 parliaments with over 600 delegates.
A regional theatre co-production based on a famous novel about tolerance by Ivo Andric opens the door to increased regional cultural co-operation.
Promising tax breaks, Albania's prime minister calls for Turkish companies to invest. Also in business news: Representatives of 50 countries gathered in Istanbul to attend the 15th Eurasian Economic Summit.
The social fabric grows more frayed, with virtually no group unscathed by the economic meltdown.
Easter is celebrated by both Catholics and the Orthodox Church in Southeast Europe.