Plus, Lukashenka demands fast growth with low inflation, and a verdict is reached in the Bolshoi acid-throwing case.
Plus, a Bosnian court hands down tough sentences in a big organized crime case and Bulgaria builds a small wall to tackle a big problem.
Plus, a long-jailed Uzbekistani editor wins a press freedom prize and Russia dismisses a Pussy Riot member’s prison complaint.
Plus, a whistle-blower says VAT fraud costs Hungary billions each year, and Latvia’s prime minister resigns over supermarket disaster.
Plus, a hole threatens to swallow a Bosnian village and matryoshka dolls threaten to invade Estonia.
Plus, smoggy Krakow restricts coal stoves, and a donation from an unexpected source helps spiff up a historic Armenian monastery.
Plus, Albanian police hunt escaped prisoners and Poland underlines its commitment to coal.
Plus, Belarus extradites a Russian executive and scientists find traces of WWII chemical weapons worryingly close to the Polish coast.
Plus, Hungary’s banks are served with a record fine and the Sarajevo U.S. Embassy gunman gets a long prison term, again.
Plus, progress is reported in a Bosnian schools dispute, and a Belarusian court upholds a ban on a book of ‘extremist’ news photos.
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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.