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Following the Mladić verdict, 22.XI.2017

I’ll be following the delivery of the verdict and surrounding events and making notes on it on this periodically updated post (what is popularly called a liveblog, I guess). For people wanting to watch the reading of the verdict, the courtroom video feed is here, and it begins at 10:00 (9:00 here in the UK). Check back … Continue reading

FYRUK? Ukoslovakia? Herceg-Engleska?

FYRUK? Ukoslovakia? Herceg-Engleska?

It has become mildly popular, in the wake of the disastrous referendum in which a small majority of a deliberately misinformed public voted to advise the UK government to leave the European Union, to draw parallels between the future of the UK, which would certainly not survive such a dramatic move, and the recent past … Continue reading