6 February 2018
Kazakhstan Moves to Crack Down on Islamic Dress

In Tajikistan as well, religious institutions and their followers wrestle with new restrictions.

5 February 2018
Bulgaria Under Pressure to Stop Neo-Nazi March Premium

For 15 years, extremists have annually honored a Nazi ally accused of signing death warrants for thousands of Jews.

30 January 2018
Far-Right National Militia Swears Loyalty to Ukrainian People Premium

Some worry about cooperation of extremists with the police to patrol city streets.

29 January 2018
Uzbek with Shady Past Takes Charge at World Boxing Body Premium

Gafur Rakhimov is under U.S. sanctions as a suspected kingpin of a Eurasian crime syndicate.

26 January 2018
‘Smog Vacuum Cleaner’ to Turn Krakow’s Pollution Into Jewellery Premium

But the Smog Free Tower is unlikely to solve Poland’s pollution problem, caused by its heavy reliance on coal.

23 January 2018
Removing the Stigma Premium

How can the Czech Republic have such low rates of depression and still so many suicides?

By Charlie Mitchell
22 January 2018
Uzbekistan’s First Islamic University Opens Premium

Landmark event marks a further gesture by the secular authorities to the faith of the majority.



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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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