2 August 2017
Skopje, Sofia Sign Landmark Treaty Premium

Long divided by divergent versions of history, the Balkan neighbors have now agreed to disagree while moving forward.      

4 July 2017
Unresolved Balkan Conflicts Edging Ever Closer to Compromise Premium

Deadlocked Serbia and Kosovo, along with Macedonia and Greece, show willingness to talk things over.

3 July 2017
Macedonian Ex-Premier Indicted for Election Fraud Premium

Nikola Gruevski and many former government members face accusations of numerous serious crimes during their long years in office.

zoran zaev bleeding 100
5 June 2017
Macedonian Intel Outlines Alleged Russian Plans to Destabilize Country Premium

Serbian intelligence also accused of involvement in bid to prevent NATO entry.

1 June 2017
Macedonia Gets New Government Premium

Political deadlock ends as pro-Western coalition of Social Democrats and ethnic Albanian parties wins parliamentary vote. 

28 April 2017
Blood Flows in Macedonian Parliament Premium

Brawl breaks out as protesters angered by election of an ethnic Albanian as speaker invade the building.

7 April 2017
Macedonia Scapegoating Albania for Political Deadlock Premium

While EU Council head urges politicians not to aggravate ethnic tensions, Skopje blames Tirana for trying to undermine the constitutional order.

28 February 2017
New Government or More Turmoil for Macedonia?

The Social Democrat leader seemed poised to take power. Then the right took to the streets.

9 February 2017
Bulgaria Wants Recognition for Ethnic Kin in Albania Premium

The intricate ethnic mosaic of the Balkans comes up for debate – with help from a U.S. congressman.

10 January 2017
Macedonian Albanians Set Tough Conditions for Joining Next Gov’t Premium

Albanian parties in parliament demand co-equal status for Albanian language before coalition talks can begin.





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.

© Transitions Online 2017. All rights reserved. ISSN 1214-1615
Published by Transitions o.s., Baranova 33, 130 00 Prague 3, Czech Republic.