In latest incident, a prison officer has been sacked after an inmate died of apparent suffocation.
Bosnia’s Serb entity could find itself on the verge of rejecting Serb responsibility for the 1995 massacre at Srebrenica.
High prevalence of HIV/AIDS and discrimination from officials and society at large often leave trans people with sex work as the only option for making a living, say activists.
A Moldovan volunteering initiative gives abandoned children the loving Moldovan grandmothers they never imagined they would have. From Ziarul de Garda, a news and analysis site.
Are the people from the former Yugoslavia pleased with Croatia's success in the World Cup? Yes they are. From Global Voices.
Thousands of children as young as five compete in races that can last for hours.
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