All posts in Perspectives

July 13, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The great success of the Croatian national football team in reaching the final of the World Cup in Russia has become another reason for deepening political, social and ethnic divisions […]

Tourism: Does demand create supply or supply create demand?

July 1, 2018, by Mark Thomas

Does demand create supply or does supply create demand? A question that sounds like something taken from an economics class. When it comes to the trav ...

Power words: Europe’s stake in the Macedonian name dispute

June 17, 2018, by Vessela Tcherneva

By Daniel Stefanov and Vessela Tcherneva Macedonia and Greece have defied the stereotype that the Balkans produce only bad news. Earlier this week, fo ...

Pipeline: Which country will say ‘yes’? Greece or Bulgaria? Russia is waiting…

June 15, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

On the occasion of the Greek foreign minister Nikos Kotzias’ visit to Moscow, Russia’s foreign minister Sergey Lavrov made an open invite ...

  • An unexpected gift thrown into the bin
    May 22, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Hastily enough, Zoran Zaev’s proposal to renaming fYROMacedonia into Republica Illindenska Makedonija was dismissed by most Greek political parties. Above all, the rejection of the proposal in the heat of […]

  • Commentary: 4 factors that led to Turkey’s snap elections
    April 21, 2018, by Asli Aydintasbas of the ECFR

    Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has called snap elections at the request of his ultra-nationalist ally, the Nationalist Action Party (MHP), in a surprise move forced upon the government by […]