Plus, Orban names the next Hungarian president and the UN looks to raise new money for Yugoslav war refugees.
Plus, Belarus surprises with release of political prisoners, and Russian state-owned bank becomes a power in Eastern Europe.
Plus, Astana gets tough on dirty cars and gum throwers, and Serbia's presidential polls could bust the budget.
Protests mount as activists take on measures barring ‘homosexual propaganda’ among minors.
The vast sums the country is spending to prep for Euro 2012 might pay long-term dividends but they will almost certainly mean a sea of short-term debt.
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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.