Central Europe & Baltics

22 July 2016
Ukrainian Torrent Mogul Nabbed in Poland

Artem Vaulin, aka ‘tirm,’ allegedly funneled millions in ad revenue to a Latvian bank.

20 July 2016
Cubing in Prague

The Czech capital hosts the 2016 European Rubik’s Cube Championship, as the cube, a Hungarian invention, comes home to Central Europe.

By Elizabeth Potter and Gillian Rochkind
19 July 2016
Ministers Deny Polish Responsibility for Jewish Pogroms in the 1940s

Polish education, defense ministers place blame elsewhere for massacres in the Jedwabne and Kielce. 

13 July 2016
Lithuanian Basketballer Shrugs Off ‘Soviet’ Tag

New York Knicks face ambassador’s ire over information on new signing’s profile.

13 July 2016
Poland Plans Partial Takeover of Private Pension Funds

Government announces major pension reform; former security officers might face the first cuts.

13 July 2016
Hungary May Open Doors to Guest Workers
Employers say non-EU workers needed to offset a growing labor shortage.



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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