Conflict & Diplomacy

21 July 2016
Hostage Standoff in Armenia Turns Violent

At least 45 injured as protestors attack riot police.

21 July 2016
Torture, Violence, and Abuses Still Prevalent in Eastern Ukraine

A recently released report shows that both the Ukrainian government and Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine are torturing civilians.

15 July 2016
UN Kosovo Mission Slammed by Its Own Monitors

Recently published report criticizes UNMIK's ‘failure to achieve any practical reparation’ for those who seek redress.

15 July 2016
German Leader Meets Kyrgyzstan’s Singing President

Islamic extremism and bilateral ties top the agenda as President Almazbek Atambaev meets his most important European partner.

14 July 2016
Is Serbia Ready for Ex-Guantanamo Detainees?

Some activists say the nation doesn’t have the resources to re-socialize two men who were locked away for more than 14 years.

12 July 2016
Activist in Kyrgyzstan Will be Retried

Azimjan Askarov was among the ethnic Uzbeks sent to prison for allegedly fomenting fierce ethnic clashes in 2010.

11 July 2016
NATO Leaders Agree to Boost Presence in Poland, Baltics

Thousands of troops to be deployed in Eastern Europe, in the most decisive move to counter Russia since the end of the Cold War.

8 July 2016
European Central Bank Enraged by Police Raid in Slovenia’s Central Bank

ECB President Mario Draghi lodges protest over seizure of sensitive ECB data as part of a pre-criminal investigation.

8 July 2016
Putin Signs Anti-Terror Law, Drawing Sharp Criticism

The controversial “Yarovaya’s Bill” will have far-reaching effects on the Russian population. 

8 July 2016
Surge of Chechen Asylum Seekers in Poland

Belarusian border town has become main transit point for those on their way to Europe, who say they fear increased oppression back home.   




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.

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.

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