1 July 2016
Slovak Eustream, Gazprom Agree to Cooperate on Nord Stream-2

Slovak government initially opposed the project, which creates a gas corridor between Germany and Russia

1 July 2016
After Brexit, Central Europe Feels Lonely

“Frenemies” will likely become the best way to describe the changed relationship between the region and Britain.

By Martin Ehl
24 June 2016
A Wake-Up Call for Europe

While many Central Europeans mourn the Leave victory in the UK’s referendum, the region’s leaders say the vote should push the EU to revamp its policies – and quickly.

By Lyubomir Martinov
17 June 2016
Facing Off Against Fascism

The Slovak president and NGO sector are at least trying to figure out what to do next – unlike most of the political elite.

By Martin Ehl
10 May 2016
Slovak Border Police Shoot Migrant Premium

Bullets fired after car refuses to stop at checkpoint, drawing ire of human rights activists. 


24 March 2016
Cameo Roles for Guns and Jewish Stars in Slovak Parliament Premium

Many parliamentarians concerned over election of ‘fascists’ and rising level of intolerance in the country.

9 March 2016
Slovakia: Dancing With the Devil Premium

Grim forebodings over the arrival of ultra-rightists in the Slovak parliament.

By Martin Ehl
7 March 2016
Life with Fico Premium

Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico won parliamentary elections this past weekend, though he will have a tougher time than expected forming a stable coalition. How did he win again? From Respekt.

By Martin M. Simecka
7 March 2016
‘Neo-Nazis’ Win 14 Seats in Slovak Parliament Premium

Governing party of leftist anti-immigrant premier loses parliamentary majority as far-right makes surprisingly strong gains.

3 March 2016
Slovak Premier Set to Win Election Premium

Polls suggest Robert Fico will win the 5 March general election, but his party will lose its comfortable parliament majority.




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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