11 November 2013
Russia Adds Carrot to Stick for Ukraine, Life Sentences for Moscow Airport Bombers

Plus, thugs beat a Sofia man unconscious in an apparent anti-migrant attack, and Poland welcomes a coal conference as it hosts the UN climate talks.

By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, and Karlo Marinovic
Patriarch Irinej
16 October 2013
Navalny Handed Lighter Sentence, Serbian Patriarch Enters Kosovo Election Debate

Plus, Russia mulls criminal charges against potash magnate Baumgertner, and new research underlines Eastern Europe’s bad air quality.

By Ioana Caloianu and Ky Krauthamer
4 October 2013
EU Goes After Gazprom, Bailout Looms Amid Slovenian Political Row
Plus, Russia charges Greenpeace activists with piracy, and Serbia threatens to quit Kosovo talks.
By S. Adam Cardais and Alexander Silady
Ales Byalyatski
1 October 2013
Bosnian Census Begins, Hungary’s Homeless Face New Legal Hurdles

Plus, jailed Belarusian dissident Byalyatski wins major rights award and scientists say EU rules may be harmful to protected brown bear populations.

By Ioana Caloianu, Ky Krauthamer, and Alexander Silady
27 September 2013
Poland to Fight New EU Emissions Targets, Belarus-Russia Potash War Cools

Plus, Russia jails Greenpeace activists, and pride organizers vow to hold a parade in Belgrade this weekend.

By S. Adam Cardais, Ioana Caloianu, and Alexander Silady




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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.

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