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- Nationalisms, Globalisation and Civil Society
in Croatia and Slovenia
- By Paul Stubbs, ... A paper presented to the Second European
Conference of Sociology, “;European Societies: fusion or
fission?”, Budapest 30 August–2 September 1995 (72
- Anti-war activists demand: No U.S. troops to the
- By Gary Wilson, Workers World, 7 December 1995.
The Bosnia accord announced 21 November 1995 was accepted by US
because it would be implemented by US, not European, forces.
The US Balkans operations are essentially imperialist.
- Dismantling Yugoslavia; Colonizing Bosnia
- By Michel Chossudovsky, Covert Action, Spring 1996.
IMF's economic conquest of the Balkans.
- Violating Minorities' Rights Threatens
- By Mariana Lenkova, Sofia Independent, 20
February 1998. The Balkans are a complicated mixture of
nationalities and historical myths, in which everyone seems
to question his neighbor's identity. Today, minorities
and linguistic issues between Macedonia and Bulgaria are the
most prominent between the two states.
- Turkey seeks to host rapid intervention force
- AFP, 16 March 1998. Turkey wants to set up a
multi-national rapid intervention force for the troubled
Balkans region to deal with crisis situations. Military
officials and diplomats from the United States, Bulgaria,
Macedonia, Romania and Slovenia held a meeting in which
Greece refused to take part.
- Seeing Yugoslavia through a dark
- By Diana Johnstone, CovertAction Quarterly,
Fall 1998. A new ideological bias frames the news. The way
the violent fragmentation of Yugoslavia has been reported is
the most stunning example. Yugoslavia, a country once known
for its independent approach to socialism and international
relations, economically and politically by far the most
liberal country in Eastern Central Europe, has already been
torn apart by Western support to secessionist
- The Balkans before and after Dayton: Disintegrating
states destabilised by their neighbors
- By Catherine Samary, Le Monde diplomatique,
January 2006. Ten years after the Dayton accords, accession or
pre-accession negotiations are beginning between the European
Union and all the former Yugoslav countries in the western
Balkans. Only Kosovo, whose status has yet to be decided, is the