12 October 2016
Macedonians Stage Mass Anti-Gov’t Protest March

Around 15,000 people marched in Skopje to honor WWII anti-fascist uprising, protest ruling VMRO DPMNE party’s ‘authoritarianism.’

5 September 2016
Canonization of Mother Teresa Reignites Disputes in the Balkans Premium

Kosovo, Macedonia, and Albania each claim the Catholic nun as their own daughter, based on her multiethnic origins.

1 September 2016
End of Macedonian Political Stalemate in Sight Premium

After a lengthy political crisis, and the postponement of early elections, Macedonia's main parties finally agree to go to the polls in December. 

29 August 2016
Macedonia May Move Against Hizmet Premium

Foreign Minister hints at possible measures against schools and other organizations linked to Fethullah Gulen, Turkey’s public enemy No. 1.

8 August 2016
Macedonia Mourns Victims of Flash Flood Premium

At least 21 die as torrential downpour overwhelms villages near Skopje.

22 July 2016
Macedonia’s Feuding Pols Bury the Hatchet (Again) Premium

Macedonian parties agree to a deal that could finally end a bitter dispute between conservatives and social democrats.

24 June 2016
Macedonian ‘Charlie’s Angels’ Take On the Political Establishment Premium

The all-women team has become popular for spearheading a probe into former Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski’s wiretapping scandal.

22 June 2016
Macedonian Parliament Votes Against Impeaching President Ivanov Premium
The main opposition party, the Social Democrats, fails to secure a needed two-thirds majority.
14 June 2016
Macedonia Legalizes Medical Marijuana Premium

But recreational growers and sellers in the small Balkan nation still face long prison terms if caught.

7 June 2016
Macedonian President Revokes Rest of Pardons Premium
Move paves the way for possible prosecution of those implicated in wiretapping scandal.



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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