Complex geography and domestic politics mean a solution remains elusive.
“Living life with a constant feeling of fear; this is what you have to get used to here if you are gay.”
Drone strikes and unexplained explosions prompt Moscow-controlled administration to urge citizens to hunt for possible saboteurs.
Attacks are tracked to pro-Kremlin forces as tools to put pressure on Chisinau in the wake of the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
Thousands of places remain vacant as students fail entry tests due to low quality education and fewer applicants.
Amid multiple tales of looting and destruction, a rare happy ending.
The occupying forces are appointing local sympathisers to run services and private enterprises in the southern region. But it’s not working out as planned.
Islam is on the rise in the oil-rich, secular South Caucasus country and the hijab is a way to make a statement.
Residents of the South Caucasus region feel subject to political maneuvering beyond their control.
Explosive devices that can be triggered “by a strong wave” continue to endanger both civilian lives and shipping.