Eastern Europe & Russia

19 July 2013
Web of Mystery Premium

Officialdom and opposition groups in Transdniester disagree over who ordered the blocking of independent Internet sites, and why.

By Dmitri Romanovski
19 July 2013
Thousands Protest Navalny Verdict, Bulgaria Power Companies Go Broke

Plus, Serbian suspects are acquitted in a five-year anti-Muslim trial, and Armenia vows to rein in wayward local officials.

By S. Adam Cardais, Vladimir Matan, and Molly Jane Zuckerman
18 July 2013
Russia-Georgia Fence-Mending Hits a Snag Premium

Barbed-wire barriers going up along the South Ossetian ‘border’ complicate an expected reset in Tbilisi’s relations with Moscow.

By Nino Chimakadze

18 July 2013
Navalny Heads to Prison, Czech Bribery Probe Ends
Plus, Ukrainians march on the capital to protest police abuse and Macedonia's Albanians build a memorial to their war dead.
By S. Adam Cardais, Ioana Caloianu, and Molly Jane Zuckerman
17 July 2013
Pussy Riot Releases New Song, Polish Government to Challenge Slaughter Ban

Plus, Abkhazia condemns Georgia over ship seizures and Lithuanian TV relegates a gay pride ad to late night.

By Ioana Caloianu, Ky Krauthamer, Vladimir Matan, and Molly Jane Zuckerman
16 July 2013
New Trial for Sarajevo Embassy Shooter, New Deal for Slovenian Banks

Plus, Poland and Ukraine mark painful wartime anniversaries and an update on the slow-moving probe into a Russian activist’s murder.

By Ioana Caloianu, Ky Krauthamer, Vladimir Matan, and Molly Jane Zuckerman




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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