Though Serbia's democratic landscape is decidedly bleak, Beli could be the face of a defiant new opposition.
Russia and Eastern Europe
Cutting off a crucial lifeline for a robust civil society from the outside, governments are working to ensure that they face less dissent from within.
We should be vigilant, but less liberal with the use of the term democratic backsliding.
A political event reflection
Political opposition in Russia successfully adapts to Kremlin's covert suppression.