Eastern Europe & Russia

Serhiy Vlasenko
13 November 2013
Hitch in Ukraine-EU Deal, Tension on Azerbaijan-Iran Border

Plus, SpaceX will fly Turkmenistan’s first satellite and fit Muscovites get free subway rides.

By Ioana Caloianu, Ky Krauthamer, and Karlo Marinovic
12 November 2013
Bulgarian Student Protests Escalate, Ukraine Shuts off the Gazprom Tap

Plus, beleaguered Czech leftists will try to form a government, and Serbia announces the launch of construction on a major gas pipeline.

By S. Adam Cardais, Ioana Caloianu, and Alexander Silady
11 November 2013
Russia Adds Carrot to Stick for Ukraine, Life Sentences for Moscow Airport Bombers

Plus, thugs beat a Sofia man unconscious in an apparent anti-migrant attack, and Poland welcomes a coal conference as it hosts the UN climate talks.

By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, and Karlo Marinovic
11 November 2013
Russia: In the Prison Zone Premium

Villages in the north of the Perm region constantly beg the Kremlin and its ministries to keep the local prison colonies going. From openDemocracy

By Ola Cichowlas



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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