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29 August 2016
25 Years Later, Kazakhstan Grapples With Effects of Nuclear Tests

Local residents near the notorious Semipalatinsk testing ground say radiation has left a deadly toll of disease.

 
Moscow fire 27.8.16
29 August 2016
Russia Opens Probe of Moscow Fire Tragedy

Deaths of 14 Kyrgyzstani migrants underline the often hard conditions that Central Asian workers face.

 
26 August 2016
Poland Now Most Common Country of Origin for UK Foreign-Born Residents

Ending India's long domination of immigration statistics, Poland has become the most common non-UK country of origin for UK residents.

 
26 August 2016
Controversy Grows as Dozens Return Hungarian Knight's Cross

Past award recipients have returned the state distinction because of decision to honor infamous xenophobe, who is close to the ruling party.

 
26 August 2016
Backlash Against Migrants in Central and Southeastern Europe Intensifies

Hungary announces plans for a second fence to further increase border security, while an Afghan migrant is shot dead in neighboring Serbia.

 
26 August 2016
Steven Seagal Enjoys Belarusian Hospitality, With a Side of Carrots and Lard

Known for cozying up to dictators, the Hollywood action hero was the guest of the Belarusian president. 

 

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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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