Eastern and Central Europe Editor at Global Voices.
Director for Partnership and Resource Development at Metamorphosis, Foundation for Internet and Society.
Latest posts by Filip Stojanovski
A selection of the greatest hits of the 1960s-1980s YuMex wave.
Journalists sued the Macedonian state for the violence they faced on that fateful April 27, 2017, when a mob stormed the Parliament. A court ruled they failed to prove the...
A bishop's funeral in Montenegro last week drew thousands of maskless mourners.
From the early days, women have stood at the forefront of the protests in Belarus, whether on the streets or as leaders of the opposition movement.
A new series by streaming platform Quibi will supposedly tell "the true story of the Macedonian teenagers who made a fortune creating fake news in the run-up to the 2016...
Serbian government has announced that it will provide the population with vaccines against COVID-19 from an undisclosed source, inspiring political cartoons.
Tourism in North Macedonia is suffering because of the lack of foreign visitors, and people in the industry are appealing for additional government aid.
Some other women with complaints about the former mayor's behaviour were effectively forced out of the small community.
"To this day I haven't received his tests. The paperwork said that he died from the corona [virus]. No ventilators were available."
Only five years ago, police banned the country's Pride March as "too risky" following threats of violence from homophobic groups.
"Never in my life [did I imagine] I would shoot at someone or that someone would shoot at me. How can this be? It's not right."
"When you can't pay the rent, the only thing left for you to do is build a time machine, go back in time and vote."
"There are 10,000 bicycles in Ljubljana. That's a fact. That's how mad the people are."
"If it was gonna be a 'Serbian' story, or an 'ex-Yugoslav' story, let's face it -- it couldn't be a story about royalty."
Insult to revolutionary heritage, paean to middle-aged tavern-going privilege or just a bit of fun?
Romanini was acclaimed as a life-long collaborator of the late comics legend Magnus.
Digital rights NGOs warn about increase of cases of violation of privacy of people under quarantine, spread of disinformation and internet scams in Serbia, Montenegro, Croatia, and Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The quake hit shortly after the city had implemented restriction measures to slow the spread of COVID-19, bringing additional stress to Croatians.
The quake left 27 people injured and caused extensive material damage to Zagreb.
The ritual known as the Holy Communion or Eucharist has Orthodox Christian worshippers drinking wine by a shared spoon, while Catholics eat thin slices of bread directly from the hand of...