Global Voices by Topics
Claims that the new system is being implemented without proper public consultation and will weaken democracy.
Could Beijing's growing belligerence be a preparation for war?
Ethnic Georgians say that the de facto Abkhazia government is using their land as a dumping ground.
Moscow irked by Chisinau’s growing closeness to its regional neighbours.
Journalists warn that they are being targeted, with little official protection.
Scarcity of in-patient care means that many struggle to access help.
Vote for mayors and municipal councillors may choose the country’s political direction.
Leaders of both countries have repeatedly hinted that direct talks on a rapprochement could soon begin.
Educational reforms signal a fresh battlefront in regime crackdown.
New protocols introduced to reduce the number of caesareans may be putting lives at risk.
Independent, dissenting Azerbaijani voices have never been so ostracised.
Officials obscure systemic failings – aided by an uncritical media.