Thursday, 8 December , 2022

EU enlargement

Ukraine war driving US back into the Balkans

New US legislation aims to pull western Balkan region into EU and NATO but risks abound to any hasty integration by James Carden September...

Corruption reigns supreme in Western Balkan EU hopefuls

By Alice Taylor Jun 29, 2022 Countries in the EU waiting room such as Albania, North Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia have mainly failed to register any...

Turkey threatens Greece again: We may lead to a very serious...

Jun 3, 2022 Turkey launches new threats against Greece, referring to the possibility of a “very serious crisis”. Speaking to Portuguese journalists, Deputy Foreign Minister Farouk...

Serbia inks deal with breakaway Kosovo region to end spat that...

30 Sep, 2021 Chief negotiators for Serbia and Kosovo have formally reached agreement to conclude the latest round of escalation. “We have a deal,” tweeted...

The Divisions of Cyprus, by Perry Anderson

Firsta published at 24 April 2008 www.lrb.co.uk By Perry Anderson Enlargement, widely regarded as the greatest single achievement of the European Union since the end of the...

Killing a Republic – Kissinger and Cyprus

We republish an article posted already back in January 2017, when the first UN Geneva conference on Cyprus was held. All the essential points...

After changing all the frontiers and destroying Yugoslavia, Berlin wants nobody...

Germany rejects redrawing Western Balkan borders By Alexandra Brzozowski and Zeljko Trkanje Apr. 23, 2021 German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has rejected a redrawing of borders in the...

The mess produced out of the detrudtion of Yugolsavia by Germany,...

Disputed memo on partitioning Bosnia sparks fears of violence The document in question, which suggests redrawing borders along ethnic lines, has allegedly reached the EU. By Mersiha...

Andrej Kreutz: Review: Strategic Vision and the Crisis of Global Power

By prof. Andrej Kreutz Dec.31, 2020 Review: Zbigniew Brzezinski, Strategic Vision and the Crisis of Global Power, New York 2012. Zbigniew Brzezinski, an American scholar of Polish origin...

The Elephant in the Room

Left Parties and the European Union by Asbjørn Wahl Dec 01, 2020 European left parties have, over the last couple of decades, become increasingly critical of political...