1 August 2017
Moscow to Poland: Hands Off Our Monuments Premium

Russia also upset over exclusion from project to commemorate victims of Sobibor death camp.

31 July 2017
EU Court Orders Halt to Bialowieza Logging Premium

Poland is pushing back on two fronts against what it calls the European Union’s unjustified interference in its internal affairs.

31 July 2017
In Defense of Jaroslaw Kaczynski Premium

Behind the Polish strongman’s drive for legislative changes lie issues that need to be addressed. 

By Martin Ehl
26 July 2017
Polish President Signs One, Vetoes Two Controversial Laws Premium

Duda’s apparent defiance of the ruling party could end up to be a turning point on today’s political scene.

17 July 2017
Poles Rally Against Government’s Judicial Overhaul Premium

Rightist government says judges are corrupt and immoral, so it needs more powers to hire and fire them.

17 July 2017
Rise and Fall Premium

Media freedom in Central and Eastern Europe has dramatically deteriorated since five countries in the region joined the EU. 

By Daniel Penev
10 July 2017
Poland Stands in for Red Planet Premium

Six volunteers are preparing for a simulated Mars mission later this month.

23 June 2017
Russia Riled By Polish Decision to Destroy Red Army Monuments Premium

Adding insult to injury, the Sejm voted for the bill on a day Russia commemorates those who lost their lives in the fight against Nazism. 

15 June 2017
We Like It Here, But We Want to Go to Austria

For Chechen refugees, the route from Belarus to Poland only takes three days with the right papers, but for others it can take an eternity. From Euroradio. 

By Ales Pilecki
13 June 2017
EU Will Take Legal Action against Central Europe States

Brussels will assume a hard line against Hungary, Poland, and the Czech Republic over their refusal to accept refugees according to previously agreed quotas. 



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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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