Balkans

Michael Foot’s inimitable character left its impression on a war-time and desperate Croatia

Ancient Greek culture, Roman law and Eastern Christianity all contributed to the longevity of the Byzantine Empire

Moscow has accused the West of double standards, but the former Yugoslav province has a cast-iron case for independence – unlike the secessionists in Georgia

Standpoint’s Mole believes the arrest of Radovan Karadzic could prove explosive for his country