Plus, Macedonia’s ruling party claims victory in local elections and Ukraine recovers from a massive snowstorm.
Plus, a disputed memo orders the firing of Roma employees at a Skopje mall, and was Berezovsky trying to go home?
Plus, fraud reports circulate ahead of Macedonia's elections, and North Caucasus lawyers are under attack.
Plus, trapped Polish miners are rescued and Slovenia gets a new, young government.
Plus, Ukrainian lawmakers clash over the use of Russian and a Croatian soccer boss plays the ethnic card ahead of a World Cup qualifier against Serbia.
Plus, Hungary’s government hands a prestigious award to far-right figures and Balkan consumers struggle to avoid the debt whirlpool.
Plus, Hungary will fight EU in court over taxes on homemade brandy, and a Romanian director trains a spotlight on a wartime atrocity.
Plus, Armenia's top court confirms the presidential election results, and U.S. officials haggle over which Russians to put on the 'Magnitsky list.'
Plus, a museum dedicated to Jewish life in Warsaw unveils a celestial roof and Uzbeks choke on coal while shipping their gas abroad.
Plus, Lithuanians demand protection for their schools in Poland and the case of the killer Crimean dolphins.
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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.