23 February 2017
Former Guantanamo Inmates Struggle in Unfamiliar Balkan Conditions

A journalist was stopped by police moments after interviewing a Yemeni man who was relocated to Serbia last year.

16 February 2017
Serbian President Drops Election Bombshell

If reports of Nikolic’s decision to stand for another term pan out, a feud with ruling party leaders seems inevitable.

7 February 2017
Trial of Accused Srebrenica Killers Opens in Belgrade

In a first for Serbian courts, eight former Bosnian Serb policemen stand accused of slaughtering 1,300 Muslim civilians in 1995. 

24 January 2017
Aid Groups Decry Migrant Push-Backs

‘Illegal’ refusal to allow entry to would-be asylum seekers said to be rising in the Balkans and Poland.

16 January 2017
Serbian Train Stopped at the Kosovo Border Premium

Bearing the slogan “Kosovo is Serbia,” along with Serbian Orthodox religious symbols, the train has provoked a major clash between Belgrade and Pristina. 

6 January 2017
Former Kosovo PM Held in France Premium

Serbia to request extradition of ex-guerrilla chief Ramush Haradinaj to face war crimes accusations.

2 January 2017
Rough Conditions for Refugees Stranded in Serbia Premium

Living in improvised shelters lacking basic facilities, thousands of people hope to cross the border into the EU. 

13 December 2016
Croatia Again Blocks Serbian EU Talks Premium

Frustrated at slow progress towards membership, Belgrade asks for Russian arms, accuses Zagreb of saber-rattling.

8 December 2016
How Belgrade Became a Hub for Sex Change Surgery Premium

Medical tourism for gender reassignment surgeries is becoming increasingly popular in queer-unfriendly Serbia.

6 December 2016
Serbia, Bulgaria Eye Lucrative Airport Selloffs Premium

Rising passenger numbers at Southern Europe, Eastern European airports push growth across the EU.




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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