New Year’s Eve will mark a special anniversary for Czechs and Slovaks.
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Unexpected wins – and losses – in Slovak regional elections reverse a Central European trend.
Sweden’s Gripen in the running to replace both countries’ Soviet-designed MiG-29s.
Could Macron’s tactics on workers’ pay backfire and benefit the region’s populists?
Facebook users mocked a People's Party Our Slovakia photo located on the wrong Tatra peak.
A strongly pro-European nation, Slovakia is asking for treatment on par with its Western neighbors, and willing to pay its dues.
-- Announcement: Debunking Disinformation: A Training Program for Czech Journalism Students - Become An Expert Fact Checker and Hoax Buster!
Date: March 12, 2018 – July 1, 2018
The course is for free and TOL will cover all travel expenses for attendees. Applicants should be from a master’s program (or in the final years of their studies), either in journalism or media studies, or other relevant fields such as political science, security studies, international relations or other. One of the main selection criteria will be a proven motivation to use the acquired skills in practice. While much of the instruction will be in Czech, fluent English is a requirement.
Support is provided by the U.S. Embassy in Prague.
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.