Central Europe & Baltics

12 February 2016
Hungary to Build Barrier on Romanian Border

Budapest says the razor-wire fence will block an expected surge in migration. 

12 February 2016
Sauna Lovers Compete in Freezing Estonian Temperatures

Annual competition draws teams from around the world for a day-long soak.

12 February 2016
Poland Protests Over BBC ‘Putinization’ Story

Warsaw complains the news spot was biased and drew unjustified conclusions.

10 February 2016
UK Baltic Deployment Amid Fears Over Russia
Britain to contribute a large contingent of troops to a new NATO force bordering Russia.
5 February 2016
Lithuania to Reveal Names of 1,000 Holocaust Perpetrators
Book by Israeli Nazi hunter and local author prompts Lithuanian research center to identify those who helped carry out the Holocaust.
5 February 2016
U.S. ‘Shocked’ By Czechs’ Release of Lebanese Suspect
Release of kidnapped Czech nationals linked to Czech promise not to extradite Lebanese man facing U.S. charges of weapons smuggling and cocaine trafficking.




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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