Category Balkans

#Reviewing The Sterling Forest: What Happens Next In The Baltics?

Excerpt: Strategists ask few truly new questions. The best ones ask the right old questions. They stand at the modern-day overlook and see familiar landscapes. They scan what’s out there knowing only one thing for sure: that knowledge is power only if that knowledge is used. What to do? Good hypotheticals become powerful binoculars. If […]

The Black Flag In The Balkans: The Islamic State Has Spread To Bosnia

news.vice.com The Black Flag In The Balkans: The Islamic State Has Spread To Bosnia by John Dyer  3 min read  original The Islamic State (IS) has settled into a small, unstable European country that has long played host to jihadists: Bosnia and Herzegovina. The German magazine Der Spiegel recently reported that residents of some tiny, remote villages in the country’s […]