Russia drew valuable lessons from its easy victory over Georgia in the 2008 war.
Financed by Putin critic Khodorkovsky, team was investigating the presence of the shadowy Wagner Group in the war-torn country.
Daniyar Usenov was convicted of brutal crackdown on demonstrators in 2010 “color revolution.”
ISIS has also claimed responsibility for Sunday’s killings of Western cyclists.
In latest incident, a prison officer has been sacked after an inmate died of apparent suffocation.
Athens accuses Moscow of using its proxies in Greece to kill the “North Macedonia” agreement.
Bosnia’s Serb entity could find itself on the verge of rejecting Serb responsibility for the 1995 massacre at Srebrenica.
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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.