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  1. June 27, 2014

    The town that Emir Kusturica built

    Emir Kusturica’s Andricgrad One hundred years ago today, a 19-year-old Bosnian Serb, Gavrilo Princip, ambushed and...

  2. June 6, 2014

    Bosnia & Herzegovina’s World Cup debut

    In this café, the stocky middle-aged man with a crinkly smile and a Balkan accent is just another local. Safet Susic,...

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  1. Recovering from Natural Disaster

    In this four-part video series, FT correspondents examine the damage caused by extreme...
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  1. May 18, 2014

    Thousands flee worst floods in century in Bosnia and Serbia

    Tens of thousands of people fled their homes in the Balkans this weekend as Bosnia, Serbia and Croatia battled to cope with...

  2. February 7, 2014

    Street violence flares in Bosnian protests

    Riot police used rubber bullets and tear gas against protesters in Bosnia-Herzegovina’s capital, Sarajevo, on Friday, after...

  3. beyondbrics

    October 21, 2013

    Russia: the 37th most tech-savvy country in Europe...

    soon to be 36th? Why invest in Russian web companies? Look at the country’s web usage figures, and there are plenty of...

  4. July 12, 2013

    Snapshot: ‘Overnight Generation’ (2012), by Italo Morales

    The photograph above, taken two years ago, shows four men in their twenties sitting on a bench outside the housing estate...

  5. July 1, 2013

    Let Croatia lead the Balkans into the EU

    James Joyce wrote that “history is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake”. Twenty years ago, Croatians lived that...

  6. February 28, 2013

    Balkan ex-army chief cleared of war crimes

    An international court in The Hague has thrown out the war crimes convictions of Momcilo Perisic, the former Yugoslavian...

  7. beyondbrics

    February 16, 2013

    Weekender, February 16

    The week in emerging markets, featuring: our top 10, five things we have learned, and the week in one chart – this week,...

  8. FT Alphaville

    December 5, 2012

    And the most corrupt EU state is...

    Greece, apparently. Closely followed by Italy. Those are the conclusions by Transparency International in their latest...

  9. June 8, 2012

    War stories

    I suspect that Kate Adie is not fond of the word “schoolmarmish” – a word one newspaper used to describe her when she was...

  10. June 4, 2012

    Action needed to stop slaughter in Syria

    From Mr Kurt Bassuener. Sir, Gideon Rachman believes that despite the latest in a list of Syria’s government-conducted (or...

  11. May 29, 2012

    UK experts to aid war-zone rape victims

    Britain will create a team of investigators to help tackle rape and sexual violence in countries torn apart by war, William...

  12. March 31, 2012

    Captured – what is seen and what is under the surface in Bosnia

    From Ms Una Delic. Sir, I read Alec Russell’s article “Unforgiven, unforgotten, unresolved: Bosnia 20 years on” (Life &...

  13. March 31, 2012

    A reminder of the horrors in Bosnia

    From Lord Williams of Baglan. Sir, Alec Russell’s article was a haunting reminder of the horrors of 20 years ago and their...

  14. March 31, 2012

    A lesson for the interventions of our time

    From Mr Nader Mousavizadeh. Sir, Alec Russell’s remarkable essay on the legacy of the war in Bosnia captured with...

  15. March 23, 2012

    Slideshow: What happened in Visegrad, Bosnia?

    Bosnia slideshow...

  16. March 23, 2012

    Unforgiven, unforgotten, unresolved: Bosnia 20 years on

    Mayor Tomislav Popovic has a dark three-piece suit, a diffident demeanour and weighs every syllable as if his career depends...

  17. February 28, 2012

    Do we sit back and let Homs burn?

    Anyone with a political memory is thinking about Sarajevo these days as President Bashar al-Assad’s artillery shells blast...

  18. February 17, 2012

    Bear essentials

    Each new day at the Berlin Film Festival has begun with a mass striptease. The audience arrives for the morning screening,...

  19. February 5, 2012

    Big freeze brings snow to Europe

    Bitterly cold weather has brought widespread disruption to transport services across Europe, and left thousands without...

  20. February 2, 2012

    No winners in Afghanistan’s war

    Hillary Clinton once promised that 2011 would be the year of a “diplomatic surge” in Afghanistan. Robust civilian effort...

  21. November 4, 2011

    The hits and misses of history

    On June 28 1914, Gavrilo Princip was hanging around outside Moritz Schiller’s delicatessen in Sarajevo. In some versions of...

  22. October 28, 2011

    Gunman stages US embassy attack in Bosnia

    A gunman fired shots outside the US embassy in Sarajevo on Friday in an attack apparently motivated by Islamic extremism,...

  23. October 1, 2011

    Amira: Amulette

    Hard on the heels of the Bosnian singer’s first album, Zumra, comes this follow-up. Happily, she rejects Balkanisation,...

  24. September 7, 2011

    Truth and Reconciliation, Jerwood Theatre Upstairs, Royal Court Theatre, London

    The title of debbie tucker green’s [sic] new play clearly refers to the process, most associated with post-apartheid South...

  25. August 12, 2011

    Losing Small Wars

    Frank Ledwidge has served in Bosnia, Kosovo, Iraq and Afghanistan, and he is a very angry man. His book, Losing Small Wars,...

  26. August 8, 2011

    We must all share the blame for Srebrenica killings

    From Sir John Weston and Sir John Goulden. Sir, Our old Nato colleague Bob Hunter offers a distorted account of the “safe...

  27. July 27, 2011

    Serbia’s stance on Kosovo rules out EU candidate status

    From Dr Muhamet Hamiti. Sir, Your editorial, “Serbia’s EU dream” (July 25), urges European Union governments to award Serbia...

  28. July 24, 2011

    Serbia sets its sights on Europe

    Serbia’s authorities deserve warm praise for the arrest last week of Goran Hadzic, the fugitive war crimes suspect who was a...

  29. beyondbrics

    July 19, 2011

    Bosnia gets a McDonald's

    “Try your Big Mac”, a giant billboard advises patrons in Sarajevo, as the hours tick down to one of the biggest events since...

  30. July 9, 2011

    How to give it: Martin Bell

    Martin Bell, 72, is a former war reporter and independent MP. He reported from 80 countries and 11 wars, including Bosnia,...

  31. July 5, 2011

    Dutch state found responsible for Srebrenica actions

    A Dutch court has held the Netherlands responsible for the deaths of three Muslim men executed by Bosnian Serb troops in the...

  32. July 4, 2011

    Ratko Mladic forcibly removed from court

    Ratko Mladic, the former Bosnian Serb military commander, was forcibly removed from the courtroom at his trial in The Hague...

  33. July 2, 2011

    The tulips of Srebrenica

    It is July 1995 in Srebrenica, Bosnia. The Bosnian Serb general Ratko Mladic is shouting at the Dutch commander Thom...

  34. July 1, 2011

    Short cuts

    Sarajevo: Kate Adie, the BBC’s former chief news correspondent, is turning her hand to being a tour guide, working alongside...

  35. June 27, 2011

    Column: Cold reality of confrontation with the neighbours

    When Recep Tayyip Erdogan secured his third successive election victory on June 12, his triumphalism appeared to know no...

  36. June 3, 2011

    Mladic refuses to enter plea at tribunal

    Former Bosnian Serb Military Leader Ratko Mladic at the International Criminal Tribunal At his first appearance before an...

  37. May 29, 2011

    A page has turned in the Balkans

    It is just three years before the 100th anniversary of the assassination in Sarajevo that triggered the first world war....

  38. May 29, 2011

    Mladic loyalists take on Belgrade police

    Radical nationalist supporters of Ratko Mladic protested on Sunday in Belgrade over his arrest and clashes with police broke...

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