Eastern Europe & Russia

26 July 2013
U.S. Charges Russians in Hacking Conspiracy, A Blow to Khodorkovsky?

Plus, opponents attack a Montenegrin pride parade and a European Capital of Culture builds a wall against the Roma.

By S. Adam Cardais, Ioana Caloianu, and Vladimir Matan
26 July 2013
Moscow: City of Xenophobia Premium

It is not in the provinces, but in Russia’s comparatively liberal capital, where resentment of migrants reaches its peak.

By Pal Kolsto
25 July 2013
Putin Cracks Down on Corruption – in Soccer, Hungary Cuts Interest to New Low

Also, Turkmenistan’s leader gives officials the rest of the month off and a clash on the Uzbekistan-Kyrgyzstan border takes a life.

By Erik N. Nelson, Ioana Caloianu, and Molly Jane Zuckerman
25 July 2013
Amnesty for All but the Innocent Premium

A move supposedly to make Russia safe for entrepreneurs probably won’t help those who need it most.

By Galina Stolyarova




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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