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Gulen's strong base in the Balkans

The extent of Fetulah Gulen's movement network in the Balkans and its likely outcome
Ioannis Michaletos: February 12, 2015

Islam in Austria with a pan-European focus

Austria will play a central role concenring the overall Islamist movement in Europe in the coming years, owning to its location and existing presence of Islamist networks
Ioannis Michaletos: January 24, 2015

Great Albania project via economic unification

Main aspects of an unfolding geopolitical upturn in the Balkans, commonly known as "Great Albania project"
Ioannis Michaletos: December 21, 2014

Rising trends in Greek organized crime

The major trends unfolding in Grek organized crime scene, along with the state structures combating those.
Ioannis Michaletos: December 18, 2014

Olympiakos beats Red Star in fan brotherhood party

Olympiakos was the winner in the red-and-white party at the Peace and Friendship Stadium on Friday as it came from behind to beat Red Star Belgrade 64-59.
eKathimerini: December 13, 2014

Islamization trends in the Balkans

A snapshot of recent Islamization trends in the Western Balkans
Ioannis Michaletos: November 2, 2014

Serbia and Albania game abandoned after drone invasion sparks brawl

Ethnic tensions in the Balkans and an incident involving a drone led to the abandonment of a major European international football game Tuesday.
CNN: October 15, 2014

Ethnic Greek community targeted in southern Albania

Members of the ethnic Greek minority at the village of Dervicani, in Albania's region of Gjirokaster (Argyrokastro in Greek), were targeted by Albanian nationalists late Tuesday, Kathimerini understands.
eKathimerini: October 15, 2014

The built up of Islamic extremism in Bosnia

The extremism of Islamist nature in Bosnia - Herzegovina that facilitated the recruitment of Balkan muslims into the ranks of ISIS does not come as a suprise.
Ioannis Michaletos: September 28, 2014

New paramilitary structure formed in Kosovo

A new paramilitary structure seems to have been formed as of recent in Kosovo
Ioannis Michaletos: September 14, 2014