At 90, Alexandru Visinescu is the only person responsible for abuses in communist-era prisons to be jailed.
About 19,000 ethnic Russians left during the first nine months of 2015, reports say.
The dismal human rights record of Belarus shows no sign of improvement after October’s elections, UN says.
The German ally saved thousands of Serbian lives during the war, his family and supporters claim.
Illegal and legal logging may have destroyed more than half the country’s forests since 1990, environmentalists say.
Prohibition on displaying all religious symbols in court is really aimed at educated female Muslims, critics say.
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.