Athletes, including Kazakh icon Ilya Ilyin, are likely to lose their 2012 Olympic medals.
The Kyrgyz government has launched a criminal investigation of the Canadian company that owns the Kumtor mine.
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.