18 March 2016
Georgia Reeling Under Sex-Tape Scandal Premium

YouTube upload of adulterous opposition politician was the first of several compromising videos to appear. 

1 March 2016
Georgia Baffled by Shooting of Opposition Leader Premium

Aleksi Petriashvili survives attack, his Free Democrat party will face former coalition partner Georgian Dream in elections this year.

23 February 2016
Georgian Billionaire Claims Credit Suisse Banker Took Him to Cleaners Premium

Jailed wealth manager may also be accused of illegally tapping investments of Russians linked to Gazprom.

15 February 2016
Georgia Wine Giveaway Leaves Suspicious Aftertaste Premium

Wineries close to the ruling party and its founder won valuable state tenders facing virtually no competition.

28 January 2016
International Court Gives Go-Ahead for Georgia-Russia War Crimes Probe Premium

This will be the International Criminal Court’s first inquiry into accusations of abuses by Russia, which is not a member of the court and is conducting its own investigation.

27 January 2016
Pankisi Gorge No Terrorist Training Center, Georgian PM Says Premium

Giorgi Kvirikashvili rejects Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov’s claim of a significant Islamic State presence in the mountain gorge bordering Chechnya.

21 December 2015
Juncker Proposes Visa-Free Travel for Georgia, Ukraine, Kosovo Premium

Move is a snub to Russia which failed to secure the same benefit - if only for business leaders - even before the Ukraine crisis.

8 December 2015
Georgia Strips Saakashvili of Citizenship Premium
Now a Ukrainian citizen, the ex-president says the decision exposes the authorities as ‘scared and failed.’
3 November 2015
Saakashvili Claims Russia Behind Damaging Leaks Premium

Georgian premier accuses former president of calling for ‘anti-state and violent actions.’


23 October 2015
TV Station Dispute Igniting Political Standoff in Georgia Premium
Rustavi 2 helped usher Mikheil Saakashvili into power during the Rose Revolution.



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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