Daily Archives: December 20, 2011

Dec 20 2011

Anti-EU trend turning around in Croatia – while neighbours grow increasingly sceptical of the European Union

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By Jan Sonnenschein While the European Union is being rocked by the crisis of the euro, it seems to be losing its status of the ‘promised land’ in some Western Balkan countries. From mid-2010 to mid-2011, support for joining the … Continue reading

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Dec 20 2011

South Korea’s Northern policy in the post- Kim Jong-il era

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By Lyong Choi, PhD Candidate at the London School of Economics The volatile condition of Pyongyang after Kim Jong-il’s death is asking from Seoul the answer to the Korean puzzle. South Korea’s Lee Myongbak administration, its term beginning in 2008, … Continue reading

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Dec 20 2011

New meaning for an old relationship: Serbia’s arms deals during Gaddafi’s reign

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By Gjorgji Stamov Abandoned and captured military warehouses and depots in Libya revealed that the now ousted Mohammed Gaddafi kept his arms inventory exceptionally high. It should be no wonder that the civil war in this North African country was … Continue reading

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