Plus, unrest has Sofia mulling revocation of a major utility’s license, and Chechnya’s strongman shows his soft and cuddly side.
A few scattershot efforts to revive Tajikistan’s moribund arts scene are no match for the poverty and isolation that plague it.
Plus, Belarus sentences a border guard over the teddy bear incident, and Uzbeks are marooned at the border with Kazakhstan.
Why politicians’ pleas to return to traditional Czech values are baffling.
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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.