People

28 July 2017
Wallenberg Family Sues for Access to KGB Files Premium

The truth about the disappearance and death of the heroic Swedish diplomat is shrouded in bureaucratic fog.

 
24 July 2017
Strangers in Their Own Land

Displaced by the war in the east of Ukraine, ethnic Roma struggle to find acceptance elsewhere amid enduring racism and prejudice. From Hromadske.

By Anastasia Kanareva and Bogdan Kinashchuk
 
19 July 2017
In Class or in Jail? Premium

A summer of attacks by Roma has Bulgaria again looking for answers, but, this time, politicians might actually be serious about it.     

By Boyko Vassilev
 
11 July 2017
Pristina Café Gives Work and Visibility to People with Down Syndrome Premium

In addition to employing people who have the genetic disorder, bar X21 is also raising awareness about the syndrome. 

 

10 July 2017
Lithuania Jails Russian for Spying Premium

Spying accusations and convictions against Russians and alleged local helpers are on the rise in the Baltics.

 
27 June 2017
Running in Place

Ukrainian officials haven’t stopped agitating for the release of political prisoners in Russia, but in an interview, the cousin of jailed film director Oleg Sentsov says she’s heard things are at a dead end. From Hromadske.

By Sergey Mokrushin
 
22 June 2017
Czech Leader Meets Ivana Trump Premium

Zeman allegedly restated his support for former wife of current U.S. president’s bid to become ambassador. 

 
19 June 2017
Montenegrin ‘Royal’ Charged with Impersonation

Italian man reportedly created a fake royal identity, distributed phony titles and orders to Pamela Anderson and other dupes.

 
15 June 2017
We Like It Here, But We Want to Go to Austria

For Chechen refugees, the route from Belarus to Poland only takes three days with the right papers, but for others it can take an eternity. From Euroradio. 

By Ales Pilecki
 
14 June 2017
Former Romanian President Ion Iliescu Standing Trial for Crimes Against Humanity

Along with 13 others, Iliescu was indicted for the violent clampdown on demonstrations in June 1990 that ended with more than 1,000 casualties. 

 

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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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