Essays Tagged: "Kosovo"

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?

ut the Balkans has, for the most part, been carefully contained. The fighting in Bosnia has ceased, Kosovo too, for that matter, and fighting between security forces and Albanian rebels has been minim ... he U.S. and NATO governments in supporting the peace processes and peacekeeping missions in Bosnia, Kosovo and Macedonia, and hundreds of thousands of NATO troops have rotated in and out of the region ...

(8 pages) 98 0 3.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Persuasive essay - The problem of Asylum (written in 2000)

In Kosovo on 24th December 1998, Serbian Soldiers burst into the household of an innocent ethnic Albani ... ration from helping it. For those refugees without T.V or radio, the British troops still posted in Kosovo are the only indication of a country willing to accept them. What is unknown to them is Brita ... oo young to claim. Suppose, two young girls, aged thirteen and fourteen, both pregnant from rape in Kosovo that were locked up last week for begging in Glasgow city centre. Think of her as she cries o ...

(6 pages) 150 2 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

School Shootings in Mainstream American Comic Books

building under siege. Figuring it to be just another in the long line of such images emanating from Kosovo at the time, I dragged my carcass out of bed and idled from my fourth floor room in Funelle H ...

(3 pages) 30 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Ethnic cleansing in America

Ethnic cleansing, this term conjures up images of Serbians ousting the Albanians in Kosovo, or even Serbian and Muslim conflicts in Bosnia, but do we think of ethnic cleansing as somet ...

(7 pages) 35 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Causes of the Yugoslav Civil War

through the UN, NATO, and the European Community to bring an end to the violence in 1999. However, Kosovo is still being rebuilt; indicted war criminals remain free; many of the provisions of the Day ... (Ramet, 2002:56). During the years of 1989-1991, civil turmoil, which had overtly afflicted Kosovo since 1981, spread through much of the country, giving rise to serious fears of impending civ ...

(8 pages) 92 0 4.2 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

United Nations: Aged organization facing new problems

ness of nations to contribute men and other logistical support to future missions. The conflicts of Kosovo in 1999, Iraq in 2003 and Rwanda in 1994 are thorns at the side of the United Nations and its ...

(10 pages) 225 0 4.7 Dec/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > United Nations

Future Psychology

commuted facing the problem to a future time, to another generation. The same issues arose later in Kosovo. This delaying increases the likelihood of crisis. The best way to avoid crises is to openly ...

(6 pages) 63 0 0.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The act of burning the American flag

urrently a Drill instructor for basic combat training at Ft. Knox Kentucky. I HaveServed in Bosnia, Kosovo and Iraq and have seen what makes this nation the greatest inthe World. From the horrors of W ...

(4 pages) 37 0 0.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Expansion Of NATO

the international community's objective of creating the basis for long-term peace and stability in Kosovo.What is NATO? NATO is the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. The North Atlantic Treaty was s ...

(3 pages) 23 0 0.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Comparing Holocaut To Present Genocide In Iraq And Kosovoin I

things were Saddam Hussein tired to kill The Kurds. Another thing that happened was what went on in Kosovo in 1999. The Albanian people want to kill the Muslims who leave in Kosovo.During World War II ... e Kurds would no longer exist.Another atrocity that went on after World War II was what happened in Kosovo. Kosovo is on the west of Albania. In Kosovo leave a lot of Muslims who are Albanian. The Chr ...

(3 pages) 12 0 5.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Ethnocentrism And Cultural Relativism

the most recent and blatant example of ethnocentrism was Milosevic's attempt at ethnic cleansing of Kosovo. However this is by no means the worst case. Unfortunately ethnocentrism is the cause of many ...

(3 pages) 111 0 4.3 Sep/2001

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Prejudice

is extreme prejudice is still happening in our world today. An ethnic war is occurring right now in Kosovo. Many psychologists consider prejudice one of our world's biggest problems. " "What other way ...

(1 pages) 320 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Deaddly

loits against a major corporation, could he be who I am supposed to protect, or is it the people in Kosovo, half way across the globe? Maybe it=s the bum on the corner I talk to on occasion. If I figh ...

(7 pages) 290 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Thinking Out Loud

que's novel, All Quiet on the Western Front, I am abruptly confronted with the military conflict in Kosovo. On March 23, 1999, peace talks having failed, NATO authorized air strikes against the forces ... Heller's masterful WWII novel, Catch-22, supplies for me the functional phrase by which I view the "Kosovo Crisis." As explained in the novel of the same name, "Catch-22" "specified that a concern for ...

(5 pages) 8 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Deconstructing the Final Status: Kosovo Case Study

Deconstructing the Final Status:Kosovo Case StudyBy:Ivan Živkovi?Dr. Ben MullerCritical Security Studies349With Kosovo being an ... uch a turbulent move do not reverberate and turn into a tsunami which may endanger the viability of Kosovo or even statism as a concept. The citizens of Kosovo and Metohija find themselves as possible ... a forum void of any input from people affected the most, namely the ones living in the region. The Kosovo proposal, drawn up by Mr. Martti Ahtisaari, is not in the best interest of the people living ...

(16 pages) 55 0 4.2 Aug/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

Ethics of Secession: Kosovo Study

ents for secession vary greatly. Serbia, a new state in the Balkans, is facing the possibility that Kosovo might secede, thus taking away significant amount of territory, fixed capital, human capital ... uals, combined with Buchanan's book, one can attempt to reasonably explain why secession in case of Kosovo and Metohija is neither viable nor ethical.Allen Buchanan informs the reader at the outset of ...

(19 pages) 50 0 5.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

Crisis in kosovo

southwestward from southern Serbia to the Adriatic Sea. Serbs have been living in the territory of Kosovo and Metohija since the 6th century, yet they make up only one-tenth of the population. The ar ... ilitary Frontier. From the time of the great migration of 1691 also dates the gradual conversion of Kosovo-Metohija into a predominantly Albanian region, as Albanians filled the space left by the disp ...

(5 pages) 23 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Refugees population and needs

reas ,which are equipped with enough better facilities,so that a man can survive.today ,states like kosovo,kashmir,afghanistan,bosnia and chechniya are facing the same problems. people are moving to m ... h these refugees rae facing ,is that of food ; there is an immense shortage of food in the state of kosovo due to the civil war .uno should try hard to provide these helpless refugees with enough food ...

(2 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

What to do about ethnic cleans

r the genocide had ceased. In 1999, ethnic cleansing (hostility between ethnic groups) broke out in Kosovo in a less severe form. This time, instead of being killed, the Kosovars were driven out of th ... are now starting to intervene in other countries' ethnic issues, such as Bosnia, Germany, Iraq, and Kosovo, as well as the intended intervention in the Rwandan refugee repatriation. There are t ...

(4 pages) 15 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

When will we learn

ns from their mistakes. No one owns up to the responsibility. Which explains this whole conflict in Kosovo. God willing this will be the end of times, the final straw. On the brink of nuclear war. Jus ... e to deal with it all over again, only this time, we have to contend with this Goddamn situation in Kosovo too. Hussein sees his chance, his blessed opportunity to inflict whatever the fuck anthrax sh ...

(4 pages) 10 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare