11 July 2016
NATO Leaders Agree to Boost Presence in Poland, Baltics

Thousands of troops to be deployed in Eastern Europe, in the most decisive move to counter Russia since the end of the Cold War.

29 June 2016
Former Moldovan Prime Minister Gets Long Prison Term

Vlad Filat says he’s being made a scapegoat for the “theft of the century” bank fraud scandal.

27 June 2016
Moldova Seizes Uranium, Detains Suspected Smugglers

Security services aided by FBI have stopped at least four attempts to smuggle radioactive materials out of the country.

9 May 2016
Spat in Moldova Over U.S. Presence Premium

Tensions between pro-American and pro-Russian supporters are running high ahead of Victory Day parades.


25 April 2016
Violent Protests in Moldova

Anti-government demonstrations take a turn for the worse as many police injured.

22 April 2016
Moldovan Thief Becomes YouTube Star Premium

Given the massive corruption scandals of the past, some citizens seem jaded to the news.

18 March 2016
Moldovan Gang Accused of Masterminding Italian Art Theft Premium

Guard may have helped armed thieves lift valuable Renaissance works from Verona’s Castelvecchio Museum.

7 March 2016
Moldova to Elect Presidents by Popular Vote, Court Rules Premium

Constitutional Court ruling that the next president must be elected by a national vote seen as unlikely to placate protesters.


27 January 2016
Bucharest Extends Lifeline to Moldova Premium

Romania’s loan offer comes a week after the latest government took office amid mass protests in Chisinau against corruption.

21 January 2016
Thousands Demonstrate in Moldova Premium

Demonstrators on Wednesday stormed the country’s parliament after it approved a new pro-European government.




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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