23 February 2017
Former Guantanamo Inmates Struggle in Unfamiliar Balkan Conditions

A journalist was stopped by police moments after interviewing a Yemeni man who was relocated to Serbia last year.

23 February 2017
Russian High Court Quashes Activist’s Conviction

Ildar Dadin is the only person punished so far under a law that criminalizes excess protesting.

21 February 2017
Are Russian Suicide Games Spreading to Central Asia?

Kyrgyz and Kazakh authorities close online groups, question children over social media ‘death groups.’

20 February 2017
Demonstrations Throughout Belarus Against “Parasite” Law

Authorities decide not to quash the protests – at least for now.

17 February 2017
Estonia Denies Spying on U.S. Officials

Prime minister slams story of an intelligence operation carried out by a Baltic country concerned by Trump’s ties with Russia.

17 February 2017
Central Europe Demands Western-Quality Foods

Food advocates say the food industry discriminates against the region by using lower-quality ingredients and more chemicals.

16 February 2017
St. Petersburg Split Over Cathedral Handover

Opponents say decision highlights growing influence of Orthodox Church in Russian life.




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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