The recent scandals of the Polish opposition were of its own making, and have set back attempts to unnerve the ruling party.
Whatever the truth about who knew what and about whom, it is clear that the Kremlin sees itself locked in an ideological war.
They might outwardly seem willing to wheel and deal. But it’s increasingly difficult to see how any agreement might actually look.
A success story at first glance, southeastern Poland’s development is still lagging behind in areas needed to make the locals happy.
Russian journalists continue to die under suspicious circumstances both in and out of their country, while the world watches.
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.