Category Balkans

Leaked Documents Show Russian, Serbian Attempts To Meddle In Macedonia

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————- https://www.occrp.org/en/spooksandspin/leaked-documents-show-russian-serbian-attempts-to-meddle-in-macedonia/ Leaked Documents Show Russian, Serbian Attempts To Meddle In Macedonia by Aubrey Belford, Saska Cvetkovska, Biljana Sekulovska and Stevan Dojčinović   04 June 2017 Russian spies and diplomats have been involved in a nearly decade-long effort to spread propaganda and provoke discord in Macedonia as part of a region-wide endeavor to stop Balkan countries […]

#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 […]