Essays Tagged: "Balkan"

What path should be taken by the EU, NATO and the UN to develop a stable and peaceful environment in the former Yugoslavia for the long-term?

itical situation in the region of the former Yugoslavia, and taking into account the other regional Balkan rivalries, what path should be taken by the EU, NATO and the UN to develop a stable and peace ... U, NATO, and UNThe genocide has been silenced, and in fact, the outbreak of violence throughout the Balkans has, for the most part, been carefully contained. The fighting in Bosnia has ceased, Kosovo ...

(8 pages) 98 0 3.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

World War I.

eeks and only after Germany finished France off. Unfortunately for Germany, a Serbian who supported Balkan independence assassinated Franz Ferdinand, the archduke of and Russia had to help them. So Ge ...

(2 pages) 34 0 4.3 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

The Causes of World War I.

World War I was the result of chain-reacting events; originated from the Crises in the Balkans which led to the Collapse of Bismarckian Alliances. The creation of The Triple Entente and t ... hat when any one member state took military action against a non-member, particularly France or the Balkan nations, the other two would remain neutral. However, this system did not last long. At the C ... this system did not last long. At the Congress of Berlin, the peace conference concluding the First Balkan Crisis; Britainconcerned that growing Russian power at the expense of the Ottoman Empire woul ...

(2 pages) 96 3 3.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

The Events Leading To WWI

an Stefano was signed on July 13, 1878 which made the Ottoman Empire give up most of their lands in Balkan, but Western Bulgaria was given back to the Ottoman Empire, and North Bulgaria became a self- ... y and weakening the Turks. The King of Greece, Bulgaria, Serbia, and Montenegro joined together the Balkan League. In 1912, they took advantage of Turkey's weakness and declared war on the Ottoman Emp ...

(4 pages) 150 3 3.6 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Balkins. should the U.S. intervene in the internal conflicts of the Balkans?

-Your Name--Class-Problem Solving ActivityBalkans-Date-People around the world always have different opinions about everything that we do. One ... re discussing is whether or not the United States should intervene in the internal conflicts of the Balkans. There are several assumptions and questions that should be explored. The Balkans does not s ... to. I believe that the United States should not intervene so much in the internal conflicts of the Balkans.The Balkans does not suggest the need for human intervention. They can use the support but w ...

(4 pages) 37 0 1.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Causes of World-War-One competing alliances - rival empires - arms race - catalyst

and Italy. The complex nature of the numerous alliances between the different powers along with the Balkan crises and the significant need for the preservation of Imperial power were largely responsib ... alliance.The problem the Germans faced was that Austria and Russia had conflicting interests in the Balkan's and over time the league of three emperors began to falter. The German response to this was ...

(5 pages) 45 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Causes of World War One

ter part of the Turkish Empire and in 1908, Austria annexed Bosnia and Herzegovina. Serbia, a 'new' Balkan nation, protested strongly. Serbia protested because many Serbians lived in Bosnia and Herzeg ... nce of secret battle plans stimulated espionage, which in turn aroused greater hatred and fear."Two Balkan Wars were another cause of the First World War, one was in 1912 and the other was in 1913. Th ...

(5 pages) 92 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

American involvement in World War I

and Austria. As a result, these two alliances set up a European-wide war. The second cause was the Balkan conflict. The Ottoman Empire had controlled the Balkan region but since the empire was declin ... ad controlled the Balkan region but since the empire was declining, there was a power vacuum in the Balkans, where it opens up for ambitious powers to replace the Ottoman Empire. Competition increases ...

(8 pages) 61 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Causes of World War I

hat could have initiated it. Also they started to believe that it was because of the fight over the Balkans in the 1970s. As a matter of fact, the first world war was initiated by a cocktail of two in ...

(2 pages) 36 0 3.7 Sep/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

The Rose Valley

s a small but unforgettable place for everyone who visits it.It is situated in a valley between the Balkan range and the Sedan Gore Mountains in Bulgaria. The valley has become know as the KazanlakRos ...

(3 pages) 37 0 3.8 Oct/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Analyse the reasons for the rise of Fascism

on the 'Allied' side, under the belief that if the allies won, Italy would gain territory along the Balkan coast and a small part of what was the Austro-Hungarian Empire. WW1 had proved disastrous for ...

(3 pages) 73 0 4.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

A trip to Zagreb

m that aims joining Croatia to European Community, rather then staying in the community of a little Balkan ex Yugoslavian countries. Some ex Zagreb or ex Yugoslavian population are rather sarcastic wh ... Zagreb population has its own flair ever since early days of ex Yugoslavia, no matter of the recent Balkan civil war. As someone who considers herself as ex Yugoslavian, I do remember this Zagreb flai ...

(3 pages) 41 0 3.8 Apr/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Srebrenica - July 13 to July 18 1995, one of the worst massacres in the late twentieth century

.000 people had died as a result of the war between Serbs and non Serbs in Bosnia and Herzegovina" (Balkan Babel, 269). During the same period of time, at least 2.7 million people have been reduced to ...

(4 pages) 24 0 1.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Mind Crisis

BALKAN TITANIC "I'm realy sick of your ideas, just let me sleep, OK? Don't you know I have school to ... and next thing you hear is that one of them published a book. I have some ideas for my book. Like "Balkan Titanic" or "Bloody basement of Europe" and "European sewage system "" Bosnia", I think I'll ...

(3 pages) 530 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Austria ottoman report

would have the same military and advisors. Ottoman Empire was known as the Powder Keg in the Balkans because it was made of very different groups including Europeans, Africans, and Muslims. The ... Greece in 1829, and by 1850 Moldavia and Wallachia were lost to Russia, and Egypt Arabia and other Balkan areas had gained their autonomy. The empire was just waiting for its demise. In The Cr ...

(3 pages) 431 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Causes Of World War I

rsonal understanding between the three emperors was the rivalry between Austria and Russia over the Balkan Peninsula, both sought to dominate the Balkans. Rivalry between Austria and Russia in the Bal ... Balkans. Rivalry between Austria and Russia in the Balkans came to a head in 1877-78. In 1875, five Balkan states revolted against the Turkish rule. Russia supported the Balkan states and defeated Tur ...

(34 pages) 38 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Assess the causes of the First World War

outbreak of the First World War (1871-1914) was a culmination of the short term crisis such as the Balkan crisis, Germany’s world policy and German aims and the July crisis, the more important i ... sia. Bismark believed that the agreement would help restrain the aims of the Austria-Hungary in the Balkans, but it had an opposite effect, and encouraged Austria-Hungary to take a bolder stand agains ...

(5 pages) 55 3 2.2 Jun/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Notes on First and Second Bulgarian Crisis

discontents were turned into a Slav crusade against the Turks growth of nationalist feelings in the Balkans-‘Bulgarian Atrocities’ had over 10,000 Bulgarians killed by the Turks, :. Britain ... the Turks, :. Britain campaigned against these horrors.-Russia felt morally obliged to protect the Balkan Christians.-Austro-Russian co-operation within the terms Dreikaiserbund bec none of them want ...

(5 pages) 1077 0 3.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

"The breakdown of the Concert of Europe was largely due to the increasing difference among the Powers over the issue of how peace could be maintained."

ation for suppressing new ideas and maintaining peace, while Russia wished to have expansion in the Balkans.Some examples during the Concert of Europe could certainly demonstrate it. In the Congress o ... vene in Greek Independence. The reason behind was that Russia wanted to extend his influence to the Balkans. Greece was the colony of Turkey and so Russia could then become stronger. Britain then coop ...

(4 pages) 9 0 0.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Balkan Policy Of Turkey

1. INTRODUCTIONThe Balkans have always played a significant role in Turkish foreign policy and Turkey has always been a ... egion. The Ottoman Empire ruled the peninsula for more than five centuries. While receding from the Balkans, it left behind substantial Muslim communities and minorities of Turkish origin. A strong se ... norities of Turkish origin. A strong sense of affinity exists between the peoples of Turkey and the Balkan countries, which in effect mirrors Turkey's close interest in the region. Geographically, the ...

(14 pages) 23 0 5.0 Jul/2010

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security