Eastern Europe & Russia

8 March 2012
Moscow OKs Opposition Rally, Armenia Exits Eurovision Premium

Plus, Moldova tries, again, to elect a president, and Albanians want their heroes' names on Skopje's streets.

By S. Adam Cardais and Joshua Boissevain
7 March 2012
Dagestani Rebels Target Police, Moldova Joins the Chemical Castration Crowd

Plus, a Belarusian Christian activist’s long hunger strike and a new power to reckon with in Russian opposition circles.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Joshua Boissevain, and Stephen Underwood
6 March 2012
Pictures of an Opposition

TOL slide show: Following Putin’s re-election, Russians pack a Moscow square to rally against the old new president.

By Katherine Brooks
6 March 2012
Belarus Skips EU Summit, Russian Opposition Vows to Stay the Course Premium

Plus, whispers of Russian-Georgian reconciliation and a presidential brother on the lam.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, and Joshua Boissevain


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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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