- Through fog of complaints, Sochi's light shines Updated: Feb-14-14 6:24 am
- Bosnia's failed privatizations key cause of unrest Updated: Feb-12-14 3:16 pm
SOCHI, Russia - Unfinished hotels, packs of stray dogs with a price on their heads, warnings not to drink the strange-colored water. Westerners coming to Sochi for the Winter Olympics seemed surprised by all this. Their widely reported comments have been somewhere between sardonic and suffering, as if they'd ended up in a real-life Fawlty Towers.
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina - In the worst unrest since Bosnia's terrible civil war two decades ago, buildings have been set ablaze and the presidency has been put under siege. But the trouble this time is economic - not ethnic.