The Kosovo question leaves Serbia in a no-win situation

The ongoing standoff between Serbia and Kosovo shows little realistic chance of rapprochement any time soon. Propped up by international aid, wracked by swingeing levels of youth unemployment and emigration, Kosovo, two decades on, is still in effect policed by American troops without whom the embryonic nation would at best feel uneasy, at worst under…

Macedonia: Referendum turnout no obstacle to Greek-imposed name change

Renewed calls for a second Brexit vote in the United Kingdom highlight the fragility attached to national plebiscites when the will of the majority of voters doesn't come to pass as expeditiously, or smoothly, as first imagined. Drilling down into the detail of leaving the European Union(EU) has led many voters to question their own…