Tag Archives: Macedonia

Migrant crisis & human rights

Police chiefs in Austria, Croatia, Macedonia, Serbia, and Slovenia recently announced stricter measures to control the entry of migrants using the Balkan Land Route. This article reports criticism from the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, citing the absence of … Continue reading

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Unrest in Macedonia

This article reports the latest mass demonstration inĀ  Skopje, Macedonia. The unrest follows leaked recordings purporting to expose widespread political corruption and the cover-up of a police killing in 2011.

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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.

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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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