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21 December 2017
Millionth ‘Ethnic Hungarian’ Receives Citizenship Premium

Ruling party’s push to extend citizenship and voting rights to ancestral Hungarians reaches a milestone.

 
11 December 2017
Obituary: Partisanka, Farewell Premium

The most important feminist you probably never heard of died in late October, a brave woman still dreaming of a better future.

By Kristen R. Ghodsee
 
6 December 2017
Last Romanian King Dies at 96 Premium

After abdicating when the communists took power in the aftermath of World War II, King Michael lived most of his life in exile.

 
30 November 2017
High Drama as Hague Tribunal Winds Down Premium

Dutch authorities investigate a defendant’s televised suicide during an appeal hearing on war crimes in Bosnia. 

 
22 November 2017
Ratko Mladic Receives Life in Prison over Genocide Charges Premium

Hague court found that Bosnian Serbian former commander "significantly contributed" to the genocide in Srebrenica, and was also guilty of war crimes, and crimes against humanity. 

 
22 November 2017
George Soros Addresses Hungary’s ‘Soros Plan’ campaign Premium

Billionaire has said the ‘hate-mongering campaign’ was designed to ‘distract’ Hungarian voters from government corruption, and dire conditions in health care and education.

 
13 November 2017
Far-Right Marches Mar Polish Independence Day Celebrations Premium

Protesters called for a ‘white Europe’ and ‘Islamic Holocaust,’ in a show of support for a Catholic, and not secular, Poland.

 
8 November 2017
Mongolia Takes Steps to Reduce Liver Cancer Rates Premium

Central Asian country has the highest rate of disease and the highest rate of mortality from the disease in the world.   

 
2 November 2017
Is Interpol Becoming a Tool for Tyrants? Premium

Greece’s detention of a Tajik oppositionist has again raised questions about the abuse of the international criminal notice system.

 
30 October 2017
Poland Tells Infamous U.S. Alt-Right Leader to Stay Out Premium

While an official ban is not openly in place, the Polish Foreign Ministry has expressed strong objections to Richard Spencer’s visit.

 

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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. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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