7 September 2018
How Orban’s Son-in-Law Lit Up Hungary Premium

EU and Hungary are probing irregularities in dozens of public tenders won by Istvan Tiborcz’s company.

31 August 2018
Rock Star, Comedian Could Join Ukrainian Presidential Race Premium

Former premier Yulia Tymoshenko also likely to challenge Petro Poroshenko in next spring’s election.

30 August 2018
Putin Walks Back Higher Retirement Age Premium

Pension reform needed, but women should be shielded from its harshest effects, Russian leader says.

29 August 2018
Unlucky Eight for the Czechs? Premium

Coming to terms with so many conflicting anniversaries in 2018 is even harder when national narratives and knowledge of history are lacking. 

By Martin Ehl
29 August 2018
Letter From Trump’s Lawyer Criticizing Anti-Corruption Drive Ignites Spat in Romania Premium

In a letter addressed to the Romanian president, Rudolph Giuliani suggests amnesty for the ‘many innocent people’ convicted through ‘excesses’ made in the name of ‘law enforcement.’

24 August 2018
Moldovan Ruling Party Bids to Defuse Protests Premium

Many citizens may be too busy enjoying a long holiday to consider joining next week’s planned anti-government demonstrations.



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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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