Latest Former Soviet Union Analysis

Russia Keeps a Wary Eye on the Trans-Caspian Pipeline

Downing of an Armenian Helicopter Stokes Tensions in an Old Conflict

Ukrainian nationalists dismantle Lenin's statue after tearing it down Sept. 28 from Kharkiv's central square. (SERGEY BOBOK/AFP/Getty Images)

The Treatment of Soviet Relics Betrays Modern Sentiments