Central Europe & Baltics

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
Confronting the Old Boys’ Club

Women struggle to make inroads in Czech politics, as some pin their hopes on quotas.

By Elizabeth Potter
 
24 August 2016
Excitement and Scepticism over Nazi Treasure Hunt in Poland

Search for elusive WWII-era train supposedly filled with Nazi loot continues in Poland, despite a lack of evidence confirming its existence. 

 

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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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