After more than four centuries of allegiance to Moscow, move comes in bid to diminish Russia’s influence in Ukraine.
The coal industry is a major employer in the Silesian coal belt.
Dozens of Witnesses face prosecution for holding meetings and collecting donations in violation of a 2017 ban.
… but not fast enough, according to campaigners who say 180,000 people were ordered to pick cotton this year.
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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.