Plus, booming Poland plans to boost public spending while recession-hit Croatia scrambles to find more budget cuts.
The isolationist, statist approach to culture in contemporary Russia goes well beyond banning swearing. From openDemocracy.
Plus, Russia’s oil tsar wins another lawsuit and major Czech and Slovak utilities could merge.
Moldovan regulators bar a Russian news station for airing propaganda – but only until after the next election.
Plus, Albanian police launch another weed-killing campaign, and divers seek buried treasure under Kyrgyzstan’s Lake Issyk Kul.
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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.