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18 October 2017
Roman Polanski Back in Poland for Documentary About his Childhood

Controversial Polish director, who is a fugitive from U.S. justice, faces new rape allegations.

 
11 October 2017
Central, Southeast European Countries Have Least Gender Equality in EU

Gender Equality Index 2017 shows “snail’s pace” progress and “still a lot of room for improvement of equality between women and men.”

 

5 October 2017
Saakashvili Asks for Asylum in Ukraine

The former Georgian president calls supporters to rally in Kyiv against corruption and the arrogance of politicians.

 
4 October 2017
Gay Detainees Freed, Baku Says

Status of those sent for STD treatment unclear, as more allegations emerge about police torture of gays and transgender women.

 
20 September 2017
Old Dog, New Tricks
Steven Seagal rediscovers celebrity in Central Asia, and the implications are alarming. From Global Voices.
By Peter Paul Rankin
 
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14 September 2017
Saakashvili Vows to March on Ukrainian Capital Premium

‘Kyiv needs to be saved,’ says the firebrand without a country.

 
6 September 2017
An Ever-Present Past

Four generations of Moldovan teachers talk about the lessons of Soviet-era deportations to Siberia. From Ziarul de Garda.

By Maria Svet
 
28 August 2017
Belarusian Opposition Voice Jailed Ahead of War Games Premium

Lukashenka foe Mikalai Statkevich’s protest actions have landed him in jail on many occasions.

 
25 August 2017
Moscow on Browder’s Trail Again Premium

Prosecutors rebuff Interpol, Council of Europe warnings about political persecution of the investor.

 
15 August 2017
Alexei Navalny and the Moral Pillars of Democracy
Will the restoration of democratic institutions in Russia usher in a liberal paradise? The answer could very well be 'no.' From openDemocracy.
By William Echols
 

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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. 

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