“If things go as planned, May 17th will mark a really important meeting between two Balkan leaders whose countries are currently in a dispute. Zoran Zaev and Alexis Tsipras are scheduled for a personal meeting in Sofia during the EU – Western Balkans forum. This was reported by the Greek ‘News 247.’ The Greek and Macedonian Prime Ministers will try to reach a final agreement on the so-called ‘Macedonian problem’ regarding the name of the former Yugoslavian republic. ” (EU Scoop)
#Croatia protests against domestic violence.
#spasime #Hrvatska #BalkanInsider
Security Min. of #Bosnia accuses #Croatia|n intelligence of a plot to make it appear as a “country of terrorists and terrorist camps, and a threat to regional security” by placing guns and explosive inside a Salafi mosque.
#BalkanInsider #BiH #Hrvatska
Thought provoking last question of the @HASCDemocrats from @RepKatieHill:
"What has the US been doing right or wrong in the #Balkans?' What risks still exist and what more should be done?" (2:11)
From @RepKatieHill (2:10) about #Russian interference during negotiations between @tsipras_eu / @Zoran_Zaev.
Wheelbarger: "Saw information operations...attempting to sow discord... heard from #NorthMacedonia that...efforts to undermine @NATO actually worked against them."
Senior @HASCRepublicans member @RepMikeTurner uses final question (58:17) to remind about #Dayton: Peace Accords: #ThrowbackThursdays
"#Bosnia has continued to lose our focus because people don't think there's a risk...General, is there a risk there?"