Belgrade is looking for international allies ahead of mid-December vote, arguing that a new military could be used against Serbian minority in Kosovo.
Critics say the authorities seek to divert anger at state repression onto little-known Muslim extremists.
Recently captured Ukrainian sailors have been sent to Moscow to face charges of illegal border crossing.
Forced out by failure to reach agreement with the powers that be, the grad school is to open a new campus for incoming students in Austria.
Despite country signing UN Convention, as many as 10,000 people are ‘denied the right to a life in the community.’
Ukraine’s slowly reviving economy could take a serious setback if Russian closure of Azov Sea continues.
The Belt and Road vision is grand on paper, but the promised jobs and factories have been slow to materialize.
The Central Asian country is tied to China by a multitude of trade and ethnic links.
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The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.
This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes.
It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.