27 May 2016
Gorbachev Banned From Ukraine

Former Soviet leader won’t be able to visit for five years because of support for Crimea annexation.

26 May 2016
Three Charged for Prague Castle Underwear Exploit
Other notorious actions by secretive activist group include publicizing phone numbers of Czech leaders and setting off a fake atomic blast on live TV.
25 May 2016
Jailed Azeri Journalist Ismayilova to Leave Prison

Aliev regime has freed dozens of opposition figures and dissidents this year in an apparent attempt to assuage Western criticism.

25 May 2016
Worldwide Search for Chechen Leader’s Missing Cat

‘I knew long ago that in the USA unevenly breathe to my younger friends,’ Ramzan Kadyrov says in puzzling Instagram post.

24 May 2016
Kosovars Sentenced for Terrorism Activities

A group of seven men received sentences totaling 42 years for recruiting for the Islamic State or fighting on its behalf in Syria.

23 May 2016
Massive Crackdown in Kazakhstan
Hundreds arrested to ward off protests against land reform.
23 May 2016
Romanian Cop Becomes Facebook Star

A traffic police officer who documents stories from his job has amassed a loyal following on the Internet.

23 May 2016
Pro-suicide Groups on Russian Social Media?

News broke last week of a potentially wide-ranging problem, prompting action by the authorities.

20 May 2016
Kosovo KLA Veteran Wants Compensation

Fatmir Limaj, finally cleared of wartime crimes after 13 years, wants Kosovo authorities to pay for his days in jail.

18 May 2016
Cossacks Deny Assault on Navalny Group

Incident comes days after police in southern Russia detained the opposition leader in an anti-terrorist operation.




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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