25 August 2016
Moldova Receives First Tranche of Romanian Loan

Initially rejected last November, the loan comes after pivotal IMF deal, and coincides with Romanian Prime Minister Dacian Ciolos’ first visit to Chisinau.

24 August 2016
Trump Aides Lobbied Covertly Against Release of Yulia Tymoshenko From Jail

Consulting firm run by Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, reportedly tried to undercut support for the imprisoned Ukrainian politician.


24 August 2016
A Different Kind of Role Model

The Brexiting UK is likely to acquire a capacity to further befog international relations, not least those concerning new and prospective EU members.

By Tihomir Loza
24 August 2016
A Rare Bright Spot in Ukraine’s Fight Against Corruption

Health Ministry buoyed by better procurement system, but electronic asset declaration hits a snag.

19 August 2016
Vigilante Patrols on Slovak Trains Face Legal Ban
Draft law would prohibit patrols like those run by a far-right party claiming to protect citizens where authorities fail to do so.
19 August 2016
Poland to Probe High Court Chief Justice
Rancor between government and the constitutional court threatens to open a legal chasm.
16 August 2016
Putin's New Chief of Staff Turns Out to Be Multi-Talented

Otherwise a rather faceless official, Anton Vaino is gaining fame for his odd “scientific” inquiries.




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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