Archivi tag: War

Meanwhile in Lebanon: Violent clashes in Tripoli: spill over from Syria or homegrown phenomenon?

di Rocco Polin In the last few months several dozens people have died during violent clashes taking place among different armed groups, and between them and the regular army, in the Lebanese city of Tripoli. What anybody with any knowledge … Continua a leggere

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Continuation of war by other means: receptions and perceptions of Angelina Jolie’s “In the land of blood and honey” in the Balkans

di Slobodan Ocokoljic Author of this text actually paid €3.5 to watch the discussed motion picture and hereby lay the promise he will not comment the movie itself, because commenting such a Hollywood piece of art is outside the limits … Continua a leggere

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Qaddafi met Keynes. The War in Libya as an Internal Affair

di Dario Fazzi, Dictatorships always cost. Internally, they are inefficient in terms of political freedom, human rights safeguard, and private entrepreneurship. Internationally, they constantly undermine global security, distort free trading, and often benefit from the fact that they operate beyond … Continua a leggere

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