Symbolism in Donetsk
Analysis

Symbolism in Donetsk

Giovanni Cadioli discusses the historical significance of the symbolism adopted by the Donetsk pro-Russian separatists. In 1917 the Bolsheviks rose to power on top of the crumbling Russian Empire. Taking control of Saint Petersburg took them precise planning and one almost bloodless resolute action on the night of November 7. Taking control of what was … Continue reading

Sofia
Travel

Sofia

For those wondering where to spend their summer holidays, this account by Andrea Peycheva of her native Sofia may sway you. Sofia has many attractions. Over the centuries, this city has collected something new, something old and something borrowed and does not embody the typical historical, one-and-the-same image of other European capitals. Instead, it has … Continue reading