New oil pipeline to China, record gas sales to Europe underline Russia’s energy prowess.
Astana reinforces its status as a no-go area for independent media, while ostensibly more open Kyrgyzstan cracks down on opposition TV station.
Council of Europe could step in over Bosnia and Herzegovina’s failure to respect a deadline for amending the constitution.
While few doubt the need for tougher laws, the bill’s critics have argued that its shortcomings would have derailed an efficient fight against graft.
The UN court says its procedures could not have detected the cyanide that killed the former Bosnian Croat commander.
Minsk mulls restrictions on drink sales and raising the drinking age to curb the drastic effects of high alcohol consumption.
Case is part of long-running clash between one of Moldova’s richest men and the oil-rich Central Asian state.
Nearly 20 years after the conflict with Serbia, Pristina approves reparations for a neglected group of casualties.
New Year’s Eve will mark a special anniversary for Czechs and Slovaks.
-- Announcement: Debunking Disinformation: A Training Program for Czech Journalism Students - Become An Expert Fact Checker and Hoax Buster!
Date: March 12, 2018 – July 1, 2018
The course is for free and TOL will cover all travel expenses for attendees. Applicants should be from a master’s program (or in the final years of their studies), either in journalism or media studies, or other relevant fields such as political science, security studies, international relations or other. One of the main selection criteria will be a proven motivation to use the acquired skills in practice. While much of the instruction will be in Czech, fluent English is a requirement.
Support is provided by the U.S. Embassy in Prague.
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.