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(Photo: Stefan Heger)
1 Nov 13
Dispute over plans for new church upsets Oktisi’s long history of Muslim-Christian coexistence.
Johan Tarculovski in the ICTY courtroom in 2010. (Photo: ICTY)
Briefly Noted
12 Apr 13
Conviction of Johan Tarculovski was the only one arising out of Macedonia’s brief war in 2001.
8 Oct 12
Unresolved conflict in the Southern Caucasus and the return to war in the North is a problem for all. But democratisation must be a fundamental part of the solution.
19 Mar 10
The younger generation seems more susceptible to nationalism than those who grew up under Socialism.
8 Mar 10
War crimes suspect held on Serbian warrant but Bosnia wants him too.
1 Mar 10
Conference exposes conflict-related tensions and resentments that still to swirl around the Balkans.
15 Feb 10
Could some journalists in south-east Europe be rediscovering the importance of virtues that certain of their British counterparts are abandoning?
15 Feb 10
Some 30,000 Serb families who used to live in Croatia have missed out in the property restitution process because their homes were publicly rather than privately owned.
15 Feb 10
The ex-president’s defence case made little sense until you considered what it was he hoped to achieve by it.
15 Feb 10
Ruling marks an important development in international law - the first time the Genocide Convention has been applied at the ICJ.


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Young people protesting in front of the parliament building in Tbilisi, condemning the raids organised by the Georgian police at Bassiani night club. Some demonstrators compared it with the Russian style crackdowns and held placards saying "We do not need another Putin here". (Photo: IWPR)
What was behind the demonstrations that led to the brink of “civil war”?