It has been seven years since Stefano Cucchi died in a hospital in Rome a week after being arrested by police. Authorities refuse to say what caused his death, but his sister still fights every day for truth and justice.
A recent review of institutions for children in Bulgaria found severe deficiencies in care, a number of injuries and 75 deaths over eight years.
After a fire at a nightclub in Bucharest leaves dozens dead, 70,000 people take to the streets of cities across Romania to protest against the corruption of political elites.
The European Court of Human Rights has condemned Romania for the 2007 death of a prisoner, and said it considered the state's investigation into the case ineffective.