Southeastern Europe

10 January 2019
The Fresh Spring of Ignorance Premium

Long after the fall of both the Nazi and communist regimes, today's new authoritarians have come up with creative ways to wash away inconvenient knowledge.

By Peter Gross
10 January 2019
Croatia Counts Costs of Emigration Premium

Official figures drastically understate the scale of migration to the EU, according to a new study.

7 January 2019
Romanian Engineer Who Saved Churches From Communist Bulldozers Dies Premium

Eugeniu Iordachescu’s efforts saved country’s heritage in the midst of Ceausescu’s megalomaniacal overhaul of Bucharest.

2 January 2019
Juncker’s New Year Message to Bucharest: Get Real Premium

Commission boss’s less than welcoming remarks signal a torrid time ahead as Romania takes over EU reins.

31 December 2018
Best of TOL for 2018 Premium
Our favorite stories of the year.


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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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