Monday, 19 August , 2019

Balkans

La crise grecque : Première «bataille» d’une «guerre» pour l’Europe –...

De Dimitris Konstantakopoulos «Nous ne mourrons pas pour Dantzig», disaient les Français il y a soixante-dix ans. «Nous ne paierons pas pour les Grecs», disent...

Politics and Spirit: the Battle for Balkan Minds

by William Mallinson  Dimitris Konstantakopoulos’ punchy piece of 11 December about the split between Moscow and Constantinople triggered in my mind some other related factors...

The ‘Greater Albania’, a safe shelter for international jihadism

By Margherita Furlan Jan.23, 2019 The Albanian government has expelled two Iranian diplomats, Ambassador Gholamhossein Mohammadnia and Mohammed Roodaki, an official at the embassy in Tirana,...

US-NATO: Encircling and threatening Serbia

Montenegro PM: Pristina's anti-Serbia alliance is "nonsense" February 22, 2019 Montenegrin Prime Minister Dusko Markovic says Kosovo Assembly President Kadri Veseli's call to create an alliance...

Serbia Lashes Out at U.S. After Diplomat’s Warning on Venezuela

By Misha Savic February 21, 2019 Serbia rejected a warning from the U.S. over its support for embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro a week after Belgrade...

Neocon Plans for FYROM and the Balkans?

By Robbie Gramer February 9, 2017 It’s not your run-of-the-mill diplomatic snafu. The Macedonian government is furious at Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) for saying Macedonia...

Parliament vote condemns police brutality against peaceful protesters

The European Parliament has condemned the excessive force and violence* used by police forces on peaceful protesters across Europe in recent times which have...

Trump brings closer Nuclear Armageddon

World’s Most Dangerous Nuclear Weapon Rolls Off Assembly Line By James Carroll February 12, 2019 Last month, the National Nuclear Security Administration (formerly the Atomic Energy Commission) announced...

Integrity Initiative: New leaks show UK-funded project sought £5.5m for Balkans...

13 Feb, 2019 Hackers have released a sixth batch of Integrity Initiative leaks, this time focusing on how the project sought £5.5 million in funding...

Chaotic scenes in Albania as opposition attempts to storm PM’s residence

17 Feb, 2019 Albania's capital, Tirana, was plunged into chaos on Saturday as thousands of people swarmed the square in front of Prime Minister Edi...