5 December 2017
Journalist or Foreign Agent?

Under new Russian legislation, U.S.-funded media face more restrictions and challenges.

4 December 2017
Azerbaijan Puts Another Journalist on Trial

Police say Afgan Mukhtarli illegally crossed the Georgian border, while he claims to have been abducted from Tbilisi.

28 November 2017
Romania’s History Through Its Newspapers

A decade after its founding, the ‘Sever Bocu’ press museum is making a name among institutions devoted to preserving southeastern European cultural history.

By Peter Gross
27 November 2017
EU Criticizes Russia’s ‘Foreign Agent’ Media Law

Several major media outlets, such as RFE, VOA, and Deutsche Welle, might be subjected to stricter controls and requirements.

24 November 2017
Chinese Company Said Eyeing Media Giant CME

Time Warner-owned company dominates TV market across a wide swathe of Central and Eastern Europe.

15 November 2017
Internet Freedom Declines for Seventh Consecutive Year Premium

Freedom House’s latest report finds that disinformation tactics and governmental manipulation are among the main factors responsible for this trend. 

14 November 2017
U.S. Media Brace for Russian Retaliation Premium

Lawmakers, media regulator said close to imposing stricter rules on foreign media and ‘undesirables.’

13 November 2017
As EU Presidency Approaches, Worries Spread Over Bulgaria’s Press Freedom Premium

Country’s appalling record includes beatings and intimidation of journalists in an environment dominated by corruption.   

6 October 2017
Top of the (Neighbors’) Pops Premium

An interesting communist-era, TV-watching trend in the Balkans has its repercussions – even today. 

By Boyko Vassilev
4 October 2017
Ukrainian TV Live-Streams Fake Congressional Hearing Premium

Event was arranged by a former U.S. lawmaker with ties to leading Ukrainian and Hungarian politicos.



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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. 

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