Plus, Ukraine is dinged for piracy and Slovenia’s debts are deemed junk.
Plus, protests and anger on this Labor Day, and presidential grants in Armenia go to shadowy groups.
Plus, Europe ups the pressure for a new constitution in Hungary and the Turkmen president leads, and falls, from the front.
Plus, Hungary’s leftwing opposition parties will join forces, and Romanian drivers get a high-tech tool to help navigate the country’s notoriously bad roads.
Plus, Moscow levels the first “foreign agent” fine, and Uzbekistan cracks down on … cyclists.
Plus, Serbia's Kosovo liaison quits over an EU-backed deal, and is a former Czech priest headed for sainthood?
Plus, Armenia and Brussels open another round of trade talks and Estonia’s Russian-language schools face closure.
Plus, Hungary bans swastikas and red stars, and Russia issues an arrest warrant for Hermitage Capital chief Browder.
Plus, Uzbekistan frees a celebrated writer after 14 years, and an opposition figure in Tajikistan is severely beaten.
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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.