Plus, Azerbaijan-Turkey deal sparks hope for Nabucco and a well-respected Russian educator dies a lonely death in prison.
Plus, the Romanian king’s stutter-free speech and independence day gifts for happy Turkmen.
Gay activists are finding their own way of dealing with a hostile and “buttoned-up” society. From New Eastern Europe.
Plus, Vladimir Meciar sets his sights on a return to parliament and Moscow police may find it harder to earn extra cash.
TOL slide show: The Soviet Union is 20 years gone, but it lingers in the landscape from Tallinn to Ulaanbaatar.
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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.