Southeastern Europe

21 October 2016
Albania’s Two-Headed Refugee Crisis
While the number of Albanians seeking asylum in Germany spikes again, the country is also facing a domestic refugee problem.
21 October 2016
Romania the Leanest, Central Europe and Baltics Among Heaviest In the EU

Eurostat survey shows positive correlation between age and obesity, and a drop in obesity as education levels increase. 

19 October 2016
Montenegro Opposition Disputes Election Results

Opposition parties are trying to form a coalition to send long-serving PM Djukanovic into political retirement. 

17 October 2016
Near Win for Pro-Western Party in Montenegro

But in a race billed by some as East vs. West, prime minister’s party comes up short of a majority and must negotiate to form coalition. 

14 October 2016
Serbia Leans East, Again
In a move signaling closer ties, Russian billionaire Gennady Timchenko is named Serbia’s new honorary consul in St. Petersburg.
14 October 2016
The Region That Did Not Win
How Bulgaria’s UN campaign sheds some light on Eastern Europe’s problems.
By Boyko Vassilev



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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