Southeastern Europe

20 August 2018
Anti-Establishment Funnyman Picked as Slovenian PM

Marjan Sarec followed a career path similar to Italy’s Beppe Grillo, moving from comic to political gadfly.

17 August 2018
Kosovo, Serbia Leaders to Talk Border Changes

Many fear the idea of a land swap will destabilize the Western Balkans.

13 August 2018
Romanians Debate if Police Used Excessive Force to Disperse Protest

Around 450 people were injured in clashes with gendarmes, as country’s president condemning the response of the riot police as “strongly disproportionate.”

7 August 2018
In the Eye of the Romanian Storm

The country is experiencing a palpable sense of change, and there is a general trepidation that it could be for the worse.

By Martin Ehl
3 August 2018
Neighbors in the Mirror

A role reversal in recent years hasn’t done much to dampen the age-old competition between Bulgaria and Serbia.

By Boyko Vassilev


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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.

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