Eastern Europe & Russia

22 July 2016
Ukrainian Torrent Mogul Nabbed in Poland

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

21 July 2016
Torture, Violence, and Abuses Still Prevalent in Eastern Ukraine

A recently released report shows that both the Ukrainian government and Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine are torturing civilians.

21 July 2016
Monumental Dispute Over Ivan the Terrible Statue

Plans to build a statue of the controversial 16th-century tsar draw the ire of residents.

20 July 2016
Top Russian Crime Fighters Suspected of Mob Ties

Investigative Committee officials allegedly took bribes, arranged release of notorious crime figure.

20 July 2016
Car Bomb Kills Prominent Journalist in Kyiv

Police are treating Pavel Sheremet’s death as premeditated murder.




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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