The Soviet invasion of Afghanistan and the subsequent civil war were a powerful seedbed for Islamist radicalism. So were other wars, from Chechnya to Iraq. But one critical conflict that has shaped the course of global extremism and terrorism has been overlooked. 1,254 more words
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I read further into the book, magnificently titled ‘It’s about Požarevac…’. A fairly humdrum section detailed the various important positions that the town holds in the Braničevo district, which essentially amount to being the capital of the region. 888 more words
When the Serbian Minister of Defense (former ally of Mira Marković, Slobodan Miloševićs recently deceased wife) Aleksandar Vulin asks for an “as urgently as possible and secure creation of a border with Albanians” (using the derogatory term for Albanians: „ 1,005 more words
With the beer, the rain and the pizza seemingly in the rearview mirror, I headed back to Zrenjanin’s main square for a better look. Trg Slobode (Freedom Square) is a typically elegant Vojvodina square, a large expanse ringed by the city’s most important buildings and no small amount of social activity. 1,147 more words
I made it!
Yes, se excited itu gw pas akhirnya tiba di Belgrade, Serbia dan udah jalan-jalan keliling kotanya. Gw se-semangat itu, karena emang traveling ke Serbia ini salah satu kepengenan gw untuk singgah ke negara bekas perang tersebut, sehingga… 1,795 more words