ENERGY SECURITY

THE CONFLICT MANAGEMENT OF POLITICAL ELITES

BY BLERIM ABEDINI- INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES AND DEVELOPMENT (ISSD) Political decisions in the leadership of the Balkan states are important for increasing foreign investment. External investment requires a stable political and economic situation. Regional agreements between the Balkan states provide many benefits as economic progress, reduction of unemployment, cooperation in the field of regional projects, financial assistance from banks ...

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HEALTH EFFECTS OF USING ELECTRIC VEHICLES

BLERIM ABEDINI- INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES AND DEVELOPMENT (ISSD) So people for human reasons or for better economics of life and business will have to do the transportation with electric vehicles. Otherwise, illnesses from the pollutants will raise, which for the poor class means irresistible death. However, hopes and believes for technology advances and new innovations will reveal new sources ...

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THE INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE OF THE BALKAN ECONOMY

BLERIM ABEDINI- INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES AND DEVELOPMENT-(ISSD) The Balkan Transition takes new directions by approaching manufacturing markets in one single. The international factor challenges the Balkans with its leadership by placing the political motivation of leadership on the scales. Yugoslavia’s manufacturing economy has been a chain of producers linking all its regions to special manufacturing branches. The Balkans seem ...

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NUCLEAR ENERGY AND SECURITY IN SOUTH-EAST EUROPE

By Blerim Abedini, Institute for Security Studies and Development (ISSD) Nuclear energy production has not large amount of pollution as those from coal plants which we understand as greenhouse gas emissions. Societies have to share more responsibility on protection of nuclear plants from terroristic attacks and defending mining uranium rude from the hands of illegal armed groups. In Bulgaria the ...

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DY RREZIQE PËR AMERIKANËT NË BALLKAN

Nga Selim Ibraimi – (CSSD) Dhjetë bilionë dollarë investime direkte dhe kredi nga Republika Populllore e Kinës (RPK), 30 bilionë dollarë  linjë e hapur nga paketa kineze për Ballkanin dhe Evropën Qendrore konsiderohen si një ndër shumat më të mëdha të investimeve në kontinentin europian. Plani ambicioz kinez dhe overtura ushtarake ruse nëpër vendet e Evropës Lindore e ka përmbysur ...

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RUSSIA’S INFORMATION PROPAGANDA IN THE BALKANS

By Selim Ibraimi-This article first was published on VISION POLITIC-independent research and analysis center. https://www.visionpolitic.com/balkans The trends of instability continue in the Balkans, and the political events in Macedonia are part of the information warfare. Diplomatic efforts to form a new government in Macedonia after the elections of last year have raised the concerns on who will lead the country. Macedonia’s integration ...

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The impact of energy resources in foreign policy

Blerim Abedini, the Center for Security Studies and Development. Worldwide, one billion of people have not electrical power in their houses and many countries in Africa and Asia have lack of energy resources. Statistics show that the EU-28 is the largest producer of electricity in the world that originates from nuclear reactors. Russia has the largest natural gas reserves in ...

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‘South Stream’.Turkey and Russia to establish a $ 1 billion investment

Blerim Abedini, Center for Security Studies and Development, Macedonia (CSSD) Restoration of relations between Turkey and Russia brought the expected deal these days. By the statement, this project will reduce the risks related to natural gas export to Turkey and Europe. The line inside Turkish borders  is expected to be operational in 2019 year. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has  spoke ...

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Macedonia is standing out of Balkan Energy Union

 ( Intelligence Unit of CSSD-Macedonia)– An Energy Union is on the rise in the Balkan Peninsula.Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) is going to play a proxy tool for the world powers on building a new energy infrastructure. Regional powers as Turkey and Russia may push Macedonia on wrong directions. US allies which are on same ship, recently have signed the agreement ...

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The elements of power

  CSSD editor’s choice: These metals have become the building blocks of modern society; their properties are now essential for nearly all our electronic, military, and “green” technologies. But their growing use is not without environmental, economic, and geopolitical consequences. Our future hinges on a set of elements that few of us have even heard of. In this surprising and revealing ...

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