Beijing’s influence in the Balkans continues to grow, but we should not compare it with Russia. Chinese influence differs in both motives and tools used for its spreading, writes Matej Šimalčík. Credit: EurActiv - Published
It is an organisation not without its problems. Conceived in the heat of idealism, and promoted as the vanguard of medical rescue and human rights advocacy, Médecins Sans Frontières has had its.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
The decision of global Orthodoxy’s nominal leader to grant the Ukrainian Orthodox Church independence from Moscow will pit Orthodox churches against each other in the Balkans.
By Marcus.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg was surprised to know that the Serbs had not forgiven the alliance for bombing their country. Mr. Stoltenberg wants to now why the ungrateful people did not.. Credit: PRAVDA - Published
Milorad Dodik won the Serb seat in Bosnia's three-member presidency last weekend after he appeared in footage alongside President Vladimir Putin. Analysts point to Russia's rising influence among.. Credit: Christian Science Monitor - Published
Council on Foundations Recognizes Exceptional Leadership and Service to Philanthropy with 2018 Distinguished Service Award
Arlington, VA, Oct. 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Council on Foundations.. Credit: GlobeNewswire - Published
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A week before a crucial election, Bosnian Serb leader Milorad Dodik traveled to Russia for a Formula One race — not because he's a big fan but for yet another meeting with.. Credit: New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
(RFE/RL) — The leader of Macedonia’s opposition is urging the government to break off a deal to change the country’s name and to call early elections.
Hristijan Mickoski, head of the.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
European Union Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker on Friday (5 October) warned of a new war in the Balkans if Bosnia, Albania, Serbia, Macedonia, Montenegro and Kosovo do not feel the EU is serious.. Credit: EurActiv - Published
By Srecko Latal*
Bosnia’s general elections take place on Sunday amidst looming concerns of massive election fraud, heightened tensions – and fears that either political gridlock or the.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
Four leaders from the Western Balkans region, heads of government and ministers of EU member states and neighbouring countries today set out measures to continue the ongoing dialogue on the Western.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
Kayakers from across Europe took to Bosnia's Vrbas river on Monday to protest against a boom in dam construction across the western Balkans that campaigners say threaten to cause irreparable.. Credit: Reuters India - Published
The March of the Immortal Regiment has been celebrated each year since 2012 in hundreds of Russian cities and many others beyond Russia.
By Mira Milosevich-Juaristi*
The March of the Immortal.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
A political analyst with Russian Sputnik said #NATO & the #EU "do not have good image" in the Balkans and that #macedoniareferendum is doomed to fail. Polls show majority support for NATO and the EU. Credit: Polygraph.info - Published
U.S. and European Union leaders are converging in their support of a plan under which Serbia and Kosovo would redraw their fraught common border along ethnic lines, isolating Germany in its rejection.. Credit: Wall Street Journal - Published
Tension flared in a familiar section of the Balkans as thousands of people marched Saturday in Kosovo's capital against a possible territory swap with former war foe Serbia, while the Serbian.. Credit: FOXNews.com - Published
Closer ties to the West are the most effective tool to counter jihadism and Islamic radicalisation in the Western Balkans, experts told a conference in Brussels this week. Meanwhile, concerns about.. Credit: EurActiv - Published