26 July 2016
Georgia’s Olympic Team: Overdressed For the Occasion?

Inspired by traditional Georgian costumes, the outfits were derided for their “provincial modesty.” From EurasiaNet.

20 July 2016
Anti-Gulen Campaign Spreads to Caucasus

Turkey’s massive crackdown on supporters of U.S.-based cleric is making waves in neighboring countries.

14 July 2016
Status Quo Prevails in Abkhazia After Failed Referendum

Incumbent President Raul Khadzhimba remains in power after a referendum calling for early elections had 1 percent turnout.

29 June 2016
Georgia: Liberal Values Suffer Setback

Intolerance appears to have the upper hand in an ongoing food fight in the Georgian capital Tbilisi. From EurasiaNet.

By Giorgi Lomsadze
28 June 2016
Georgia Ends Mandatory Military Conscription
Ruling party slams defense chief’s move as pre-election maneuvering.
14 June 2016
Tbilisi Zoo Flourishes Year On From Devastating Flood Premium

Tbilisi’s beloved zoo is back to its pre-flood animal population, as the city makes plans to move it to a safer site.

10 June 2016
A Bridge That Divides Premium
Even worse than the physical condition of the Enguri Bridge, which links Abkhazia and the rest of Georgia, are the restrictions that make travel across impossible for many ethnic Georgians.
By Ann Tsurtsumia-Zurabashvili
8 June 2016
Black Sea Countries Vulnerable to Zika, WHO Warns Premium
The Zika virus is expected to travel north with the warmer weather.
7 June 2016
Abkhazia Wins ‘Alternative World Cup’ Premium
The Georgian breakaway state secures victory in a soccer competition of unrecognized countries.
31 May 2016
Vegan Café Attacked in Tbilisi Premium

Disruption appears to be work of far-right extremists acting against a symbol of an alternative lifestyle.




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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