Eastern Europe & Russia

24 June 2016
A Wake-Up Call For Europe

While many Central Europeans mourn the Leave victory in the UK’s referendum, the region’s leaders say the vote should push the EU to revamp its policies – and quickly.

By Lyubomir Martinov
24 June 2016
Russia Bans Council of Europe From Monitoring Elections

The move comes in retaliation for the European body’s suspension of Russia’s voting rights in 2014. 

24 June 2016
Russia May Deploy Nuclear Missiles in Kaliningrad

The missiles, positioned deep within Europe, would serve to escalate already high tensions.

24 June 2016
New Russian Tech Initiative to Pursue Teleportation

State funds will cover half of the initial costs of the project, which also calls for 5G internet and cyber-defense centers.  

23 June 2016
Russian Culture Minister Says Netflix Instrument of U.S. Policy
Comments suggest streaming service used to brainwash the masses.
23 June 2016
Online Dissenters in Russia Targeted

Internet freedom is increasingly fraying at the edges, as government critics on social media sites face physical assaults.




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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