Press Start is back with a new campaign! Support Regina, an award-winning radio journalist from Tanzania, and help her report on early marriage and its contribution to poor maternal health in her country. If successful in raising funds, Regina will produce a broadcast series for a local radio station, which will have a direct impact on the affected community. Every donation counts, even more modest ones!
In the news today: Russia at odds with U.S. media; protests in Bulgaria; coronavirus in Tajikistan; Bleiburg massacre commemorations; and remembering an illustrious Czech. Read more.
Around the Bloc – 14 May
News from around the bloc: Russian ventilators in the U.S.; Budapest and Brussels; the Khachaturyan sisters; Orthodox priests held in Montenegro; and Georgian tea pickers in Turkey. Read more
‘Corona Ciao’: Parody of Old Revolutionary Song Goes Viral in the Balkans
By Filip Stojanovski – Even Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has got involved. From Global Voices. Read more
Highlights from our coverage region: asylum seeker abuse in Croatia; opening up in Uzbekistan; Telegram abandons blockchain; stunning fossils in Bulgaria; and a friendly reminder for Georgia. Read more.