Another Tempestuous Balkan Pot Is Boiling

Another Tempestuous Balkan Pot Is Boiling

As relations between major geopolitical players steadily deteriorate the Balkans are acquiring increasing importance for NATO powers for exactly the same reasons that they were essential to Nazi Germany in the early forties As elections approach, the political atmosphere in the Republika Srpska, Russia’s tiny Balkan ally, is heating up. For at least the last…

Srebrenica – a Genocide Narrative That Is Running Out of Steam

Srebrenica – a Genocide Narrative That Is Running Out of Steam

In the Balkans truth generally lacks a transcendent or ontological dimension, it tends to be purely tribal. July 11 this year will mark the 26th anniversary of the tragic events that took place in 1995 in the east Bosnian district of Srebrenica. With each passing year the ceremony loses some of its luster and pomp,…

Lavrov Exposes Neocolonialism in Western Poster Child Bosnia-Herzegovina

Lavrov Exposes Neocolonialism in Western Poster Child Bosnia-Herzegovina

In light of Sergey Lavrov’s recent statements reflecting Russia’s disappointment with the West and the country’s intention to “stop judging ourselves on the basis of marks given by the collective West or individual Western countries”, it might have been expected that the Russian foreign minister’s mid-December Balkan mini tour would be a good chance to…

Biden Appeals to Bosnian Muslim and Albanian Voters. Reveal Democrats’ Plans in the Balkans

Biden Appeals to Bosnian Muslim and Albanian Voters. Reveal Democrats’ Plans in the Balkans

U.S. Democrat Presidential Candidate Joe Biden has been on a whirlwind campaign in an attempt to defeat President Donald Trump in next month’s election. Published policy papers has shown Biden’s strong support for Greece, Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), Albania and Kosovo as he seeks to win over millions of diaspora votes. The candidate has…