16 May 2016
NATO Anti-Radicalism Center to Open in Albania

New organization should help counter foreign fighters emanating from the Balkans, though countries say they have already stemmed the flow abroad.

14 April 2016
Albania’s Leader Calls Donald Trump ‘the Shame of Our Civilization’ Premium

Edi Rama says his country is a model of religious tolerance and social cohesion.

25 March 2016
Albania 'War' with Greece Nearly Over Premium

Greeks accept olive branch over WWII, but rights of ethnic minorities, handling of current migrant crisis, remain heated.

14 March 2016
Terror Suspect Demands Compensation from Albania Premium

Saudi cleared of al-Qaeda links demands Tirana pay for ‘mismanaging’ his seized Albanian properties.

4 March 2016
Albania Urged to Reform Judiciary, Snuff Out Marijuana Trade Premium

Concerns over a weak justice system and the reach of organized crime have held back country’s European integration for years.

23 February 2016
Balkans: Glitter of EU Membership Begins to Tarnish Premium

Serbia’s premier voices the region’s growing ambivalence over the European project.

8 February 2016
Albanian Lawmakers Pass Logging Ban Premium

Illegal and legal logging may have destroyed more than half the country’s forests since 1990, environmentalists say.

27 January 2016
Albanian Police Arrest Five Suspected Traffickers Premium

Police claim to have destroyed more than 100 tons of marijuana in the past two years.

22 January 2016
Albania’s Gun Culture ‘Deadlier’ Than America’s Premium

A greater percentage of violent deaths in Albania involved guns in 2013 than in the U.S., a cause of concern highlighted in its EU country progress report.

10 December 2015
Arrests Follow Albanian Anti-Government March Premium
Over 50,000 took part in opposition-led protest in Tirana, with some throwing eggs, rocks, and dye at government buildings.



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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