Eastern Europe & Russia

7 December 2016
Bridge over Troubled Water

A village on the “border” of one of the self-proclaimed separatist areas shows the complexity of carrying out international plans to withdraw troops from Eastern Ukraine.

By Tatiana Kozak
7 December 2016
Ordinary Russians Might Get a Taste of Kremlin Delicacies

Planned online shop will feature dairy products previously only available to the political elite.

6 December 2016
Suicide Artists

Russian journalists continue to die under suspicious circumstances both in and out of their country, while the world watches.

By Peter Gross
6 December 2016
Praise and Derision for Russian Banker’s PR Stunt

Sberbank chief's Robocop-like appearance fuels buzz on the huge gap between the privileged and ordinary people.

6 December 2016
Kremlin’s New Cybersecurity Bible Targets Foreign Threats

Russia needs to keep pace with rest of world in IT and set up a national internet control system, Putin says.




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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