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Thu, Aug 22, 2019

Rare opportunity opens for US LNG to reach Greece-Turkey-Ukraine gas corridor

While the mainstream media’s attention is now focused on the completion of Russia’s two gas pipeline projects—Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream—exceptional, but under-reported changes are afoot in southeast Europe that could challenge Moscow’s regional dominance and geopolitical pressure and help establish a bidirectional north-south corridor linking Greece and Turkey to Ukraine along the Trans-Balkan pipeline. […]

EnergySource by Aura Sabadus

Eastern Europe Energy & Environment

Thu, Jul 5, 2018

Secretary General Confident NATO Will Next Week Invite Republic of Northern Macedonia to Join Alliance

Excerpts from Joint press point with Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and the Prime Minister of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Zoran Zaev.

NATOSource by Jens Stoltenberg, NATO

Greece NATO

Mon, Jul 10, 2017

You can’t call the cavalry on two percent

In a two-percent world, American plans against landward threats to Poland might be limited to aircraft, cruise missiles, and marines. For if the US government proportionately spent what European governments spent, there would be no cavalry riding to the rescue.

Defense Industrialist by James Hasik

China Defense Policy

Sat, Sep 29, 2018

#ElectionWatch: Inauthentic Activity Tested Ahead Naming Referendum

Ahead of the September 30 nationwide referendum to determine the country’s name, Macedonia remains on high alert for disinformation from at home and abroad.

Article by Vladimir Petreski and Kanishk Karan

Disinformation Elections

Fri, Sep 28, 2018

#ElectionWatch: Fascist Falsification Ahead of Macedonian Referendum

Ahead of Macedonia’s naming referendum on September 30, Nazi imagery and accusations have been inserted into the political dialogue online.

Article by Vladimir Petreski

Disinformation Elections

Sun, Sep 23, 2018

#ElectionWatch: Sputnik Misleading in Macedonia

Macedonia’s information environment is becoming clouded with distorted and polarizing narratives by some Russian media outlets, especially from Sputnik .

Article by Kanishk Karan

Disinformation Elections

Sat, Sep 22, 2018

#ElectionWatch: Trumped Up and Down in Macedonia

Ahead of Macedonia’s naming referendum on September 30, the boycott proponents attempted to disparage similar nationalist sentiment in the United States.

Article by Vladimir Petreski

Disinformation Elections

Fri, Sep 14, 2018

#ElectionWatch: Boycott campaign in Macedonia features familiar characters

Leading up to the approaching referendum date, an online campaign called #Бојкотира (translates to #boycott) is steadily growing on Twitter and Facebook.

Article by Kanishk Karan

Disinformation Elections

Fri, Jan 25, 2019

A ‘monumental day for the Western Balkans’

Members of the Ohrid Group provided their reactions to the passage of the Prespa deal in the Greek Parliament on January 25.

New Atlanticist by David A. Wemer

Greece Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding

Fri, Jan 25, 2019

Greek Parliament approves Macedonia name change deal

The name change now opens the door for Macedonian accession to NATO and potentially the EU.

New Atlanticist by David A. Wemer

Greece Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding