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Saturday, March 24, 2018

In Syria, The First Step Down A Dangerous Road

Having opposed President Obama’s initiative to punish Assad following that attack, Donald Trump clearly has no idea what to do now that his missiles have landed in Syria. Nor do Congressional Republicans, whose enthusiastic support for Trump’s action today rings hollow for anyone who remembers how they rejected Obama’s request to authorize military force in 2013.

April 7, 2017

Extremists Worry The Balkans, Europe’s Muslim Heartland

Even as Balkan men fight in Syria and Iraq, mostly with the Islamic State, fundamentalists at home are intensifying attacks on the legitimacy of the liberal version of Islam that’s evolved in the Balkans over centuries.

May 2, 2015
Movies, Kosovo, Hollywood, Entertainment, World, Special Effects, Immigrant, Albania

Special-Effects Expert’s Hollywood Path Began In Albania With Detour In Warring Kosovo

Before he was a Hollywood special-effects master, Ergin Kuke rode a motorcycle across America and acted as translator and guide in war-torn Kosovo.

March 24, 2015