Tag Archives: BiH

Confronting radicalization in the Balkans

This article describes an OSCE seminar aimed at information sharing among Balkan countries to address radicalization, especially among returning Islamic fighters. Advertisements

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Unrest in BiH

Labor and student unrest has broken out in Bosnia and Herzegovina, with reports of injured police, beatings by police, and ransacked government buildings. Various perspectives on the situation are available here and here and here.

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Stolen icons recovered in the Balkans

This article reports the recovery of over 1,000 stolen icons and historical artifacts in Albania, mostly taken from Macedonia. This investigation and others demonstrate growing cooperation among Balkan states with assistance from Europol and Interpol.

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Police cooperation in BiH

At the completion of a 2-year EU-funded twinning project, experts announced that the Directorate for Coordination of Police Bodies in Sarajevo has made substantial progress in improving cooperation among policing agencies within Bosnia and Herzegovina, as well as between BiH … Continue reading

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