Terrorism as Theater | Stratfor

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Global Affairs with Robert D. Kaplan

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By Robert D. Kaplan

The beheading of American journalist James Foley by the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq was much more than an altogether gruesome and tragic affair: rather, it was a very sophisticated and professional film production deliberately punctuated with powerful symbols. Foley was dressed in an orange jumpsuit reminiscent of the Muslim prisoners held by the United States at Guantanamo Bay. He made his confession forcefully, as if well rehearsed. His executioner, masked and clad in black, made an equally long statement in a calm, British accent, again, as if rehearsed. It was as if the killing was secondary to the message being sent. Continue reading

dačić i vučić na putu za berlin

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na putu za berlin

 

Ministar unutrašnjih poslova Srbije i potpredsednik Srpske napredne stranke Nebojša Stefanović kaže da će lider naprednjaka Aleksandar Vučić dobro razmisliti da li je Ivici Dačiću i SPS-u mesto u Vladi Srbije i da se nada da će premijer shvatiti da je saradnja sa socijalistima bila pogrešan potez!

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malo morgen: Hoće li uskoro građani saznati ko su bili državni dželati

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Branka Mihajlović

Da li će Srbija, više od dve decenije nakon pada Berlinskog zida, 14 godina nakon sloma Miloševićevog režima, najzad otvoriti tajne dosijee? Hoće li do kraja godine dobiti Zakon koji će to pravno omogućiti? To se tiče, ne samo građana Srbije, zemlje koja je među retkim bivšim socijalističkim državama koja i dan danas štiti bivše pripadnike i tajne saradnike službi bezbednosti, već i zemalja u regionu koje čekaju dosijea svojih građana iz saveznih arhiva. Continue reading