Around the Bloc

8 November 2017
Podgorica Rebuffs Kosovo in Border Dispute

Domestic discord over Montenegro border demarcation agreement is blocking Kosovo’s bid for visa-free travel in the EU.

7 November 2017
Poland Threatens to Ban Ukrainians with “Anti-Polish Views”
Old wounds are reopened as Warsaw and Kyiv revive nagging grievances.
7 November 2017
Moldovans Look to the West in New Migration Trend

Euros and dollars are beating out rubles in new remittance data, indicating a significant pattern shift.

7 November 2017
Russian Media, Kremlin Keep Mum on Revolution Centennial

In rare comment on Soviet terror, Putin says it served no higher national purpose.

6 November 2017
Romanians Take to the Streets Against Justice Overhaul Premium

In addition to clearing the way to the presidency for people with criminal convictions, the legislative proposal would also hinder the investigation of magistrates, say critics.

6 November 2017
Foreign Film Studios Flock to Hungary Premium

Hungary has reinvented itself as a premiere film production destination – success that has been spilling over to the local film industry.

3 November 2017
Estonia to Block E-IDs in Identity Theft Scare Premium

People in the Baltic country are experiencing the downside of life in one of the world’s most digitized societies.

3 November 2017
Turkmen Gas Industry Reaches Out to Russia Premium

A series of disputes with its neighbors has left Turkmenistan reliant on China to purchase its gas.

3 November 2017
Belgrade-Sarajevo Highway Hits Snags Premium

Bosnia’s two entities cannot agree on route, placing political considerations above cost efficiency matters. 

2 November 2017
Scientists Probe Baikal Seal Deaths Premium

The die-off of the unique animals is bringing overfishing, pollution and other pressing environmental issues into focus.



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Moldovan diaries

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.

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