Public figures say the heated political climate in the country was a factor in the murder of the Gdansk mayor.
Already accused of anti-Semitism, Adam Andruszkiewicz now faces scrutiny for chanting homophobic slogans at a past rally.
Overstressed guards, constant threat of violence the rule, despite falling prison population, deputy prison service chief says.
Donald Trump may be the leader of the free world in spreading “alternative facts,” but Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic continues to vie for the Balkan crown.
Russian leader praises the late activist, defends jailing of her friend as necessary to protect public order.
Budapest denies aiding the former leader’s escape but admits he gave advance notice of his intention to request asylum.
Turkey has taken in 3.5 million refugees from the Syrian conflict. After an often perilous journey, the newcomers must still find a place to live – sometimes in the face of hostility.
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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.