19 May 2016
Macedonia Postpones Elections
Decision comes after only governing party had registered candidates.
17 May 2016
Macedonia Elections Questioned
The EU and others are already doubting the legitimacy of Macedonia's upcoming parliamentary elections – even before they’ve been run.
18 April 2016
Protests Continue to Wrack Macedonia Premium

Decision to hold snap elections does little to swell outrage over presidential pardon.

13 April 2016
Macedonian President Under Fire for Pardon Premium
Decision by Gjorge Ivanov sparks protests and international criticism.
11 April 2016
Hundreds Hurt as Migrants Clash With Macedonian Police Premium
Thousands remain in tents on the Greek-Macedonia border, unable to move north and unwilling to relocate elsewhere in Greece.
8 April 2016
Macedonian Parliament Dissolved Ahead of Snap Vote Premium

Opposition threatens to boycott elections scheduled for June, citing lack of reforms.

16 March 2016
Macedonia Sends Migrants Back to Greece Premium

Closure of Balkan borders has trapped nearly 50,000 refugees and migrants in increasingly squalid Greek camps.

9 March 2016
Balkans Slam Doors on Migrants Premium

Would-be asylum seekers lacking valid documents could be stranded.

7 March 2016
Macedonians Clash Over Crosses, Double-Headed Eagles Premium

Ethnic Albanians erect tent city in the Macedonian capital Skopje to protest the plan to erect a giant metal Christian cross.

4 March 2016
EU Pledges More Aid to Refugees in Balkans Premium

Greece to receive EU cash as buildup of migrants on border with Macedonia continues.




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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