Major Alexei Dymovsky sits in his police uniform in front of a bright blue wall. He speaks to a video camera in heavy tones, sighing frequently, his eyes clouded with fatigue.
The referendum on Britain's membership of the EEC is often forgotten today.
Imagine a country where the self-styled democrats threaten press freedom and where “anti-democratic" forces try to defend it.
France can hardly believe its luck. The silver fox, the poet-politician, is in the dock.
Belarus does not get many tourists, at least not the conventional sort.
If a friend or family member goes missing in the former Yugoslavia, a region plagued by crime and people-smuggling, the authorities are not likely to be of much help.
Early in July, people gathered in the village of Nachterstedt in eastern Germany to cut a ribbon to inaugurate the brand new town of Seeland, formed by merging Nachterstedt with other villages around Lake Concordia.
‘‘Filippa, where are you?” The question is asked every Thursday at public meetings in Tensta, a poor suburb north-west of central Stockholm.