Eastern Europe & Russia

28 October 2013
Saakashvili Critic to be Georgian President, Poland’s First Post-Communist Premier Dies

Plus, a dwindling number of marchers in Moscow demand the release of political prisoners, and Uzbekistan’s first daughter runs into legal trouble at home.

By Barbara Frye and Alexander Silady
25 October 2013
Klitschko to Seek Ukrainian Presidency, Pussy Riot Spotlights Russian Prison Conditions
Plus, Kyrgyzstan's lawmakers reject a new Kumtor gold mine deal and the Black Sea lures energy firms.
By S. Adam Cardais, Ioana Caloianu, and Alexander Silady
24 October 2013
Belarus Wants Ransom for Potash Exec, No More Pirate Talk for Arctic 30

Plus, Washington washes its hands of an air base in Kyrgyzstan, and a mullah in Tajikistan is charged in a fertility fraud.

By Erik N. Nelson, Ioana Caloianu, Alexander Silady, and Martha Tesema
Dunja Mijatovic
22 October 2013
Volgograd Bomber Was Dagestani Woman, Outcry Over Jailing of Macedonian Journalist

Plus, Tito’s widow will rest alongside her husband, and Holland takes Russia to the international sea tribunal over the Greenpeace affair.

By Ioana Caloianu, Ky Krauthamer, and Alexander Silady



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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