Central Europe & Baltics

16 February 2010
Lithuania Between Scylla and Charybdis Premium

Values, not pragmatism, should guide Lithuania’s relations with Russia and the EU, the country’s new foreign minister says.

By BBC Monitoring
9 February 2010
From Iron Curtain to Open Shutters
TOL multimedia: The best of our 20 Years After photo competition.
3 February 2010
Stranger Than Fiction Premium

Like B-movie vampires, real or imagined communist collaborators keep coming back to spook us.

By Martin Ehl
Victor Nagy
1 February 2010
The Fertile Imagination of Viktor Nagy Premium

A young Hungarian director’s debut film wins praise for its painfully beautiful imagery while hardly making a dent at the box office.

By Theodore Schwinke
29 January 2010
Not So Happy and Gay Premium

The East-West divide in gay rights is striking but, as history shows, not unbridgeable.

25 January 2010
Oswiecim: Say It With Pride Premium
For the 65th anniversary of Auschwitz's liberation, we rerun a look at how the small town has coped with the presence of one of history's most notorious places.
By Wojciech Kosc
Michael Kaufman
22 January 2010
Michael T. Kaufman, 1938–2010

Remembering the founding editor of Transitions.

By Jeremy Druker


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Moldovan diaries

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.

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