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Defense team of former Bosnian-Serb general will appeal life sentence

November 22, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Paul Antonopoulos THE HAGUE, The Netherlands – The defense team of Ratko Mladic, a former Bosnian Serb general, plans to file an appeal against the verdict of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, lawyer Dragan Ivetic said on Wednesday according to TASS. “The appeal will be […]

ICTY prevents Yugoslav general Mladic from receiving medical help – son

November 16, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Paul Antonopoulos THE HAGUE, Netherlands – The International Criminal Tribunal for former Yugoslavia (ICTY) has prevented doctors from visiting former Bosnian-Serb military commander, General Ratko Mladic, his son Darko Mladic revealed to TASS on Tuesday.  “The tribunal said that a visit by doctors is harmful for his […]

WATCH: Christian Orthodox cemetery vandalized in Sarajevo

November 6, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Paul Antonopoulos Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina – Unknown perpetrators have vandalized an Orthodox Christian cemetery in Bosnia and Herzegovina’s capital, Sarajevo, as footage from Sunday shows. Several gravestones were damaged and crosses were pulled out of the ground. Sarajevo is a multi-confessional city made up predominately by Sunni Muslims, […]

EU Policy towards Serbia still a Dead-End

March 3rd, 2017 – Fort Russ News – – Marina Kostic – translated by J. Harmon –  Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, visits Belgrade, Sarajevo, Pristina, Podgorica, Skopje and Tirana this week. Her visit takes place at a moment when the European Union needs to show that […]

21st Century Privatized Warfare: Will Russia Pay the Price? Part 1

June 4, 2016 –  Artem Dobrovolsky, PolitRussia- Translated by J. Arnoldski  According to the IRIN agency which deals with covering situations in problematic regions, in recent years around 40 armed conflicts have been ongoing in the world. Many have lasted for years, and some for decades. The number of victims of such conflicts exceeds tens […]

Bosnia 2016: The Fate of Republika Srpska is the Fate of Serbia and Russia

Fort Russ – 11th January, 2016 Global Independent Analytics  By Jafe Arnoldski  No matter what other explosive geopolitical pivots and conflicts draw the attention of the mainstream media and the information war, the Balkans always remain a crucial point on the map and in the strategies of geopolitical actors. This is especially true for the states […]

A Hot Summer in the Balkans

October 28th, 2015 –  Fort Russ – By: Stevan Gajic – exclusive submission by the author, from Katehon – edited by: Joaquin Flores [With several countries in the Balkans experiencing  instability, a combination of both real and contrived political issues, ranging from economic to Islamic terrorism, threaten to shake-up this historically volatile region. – . JF. ed […]