About Harun KarcicDr. Harun Karčić is a foreign affairs journalist covering the Balkans and Turkey and an associate at the Center for Advanced Studies in Sarajevo. He has published extensively on Islam and foreign influences in the Balkans with particular focus on Arab, Turkish and Iranian activities.
Jocelyne Cesari’s What is Political Islam? is a timely book that provides an insightful framework for analyzing the relationship between modern Muslim-majority states and Islam. The book is essentially a genealogy of the evolution of [...]
Freezing cold winters in the Balkans often go hand-in-hand with fiery political debates and war-mongering. Consider this: in December 2016, Bosnian Serb leader Milorad Dodik called (again) for a referendum on seceding from Bosnia; [...]