Before 9/11, America had saved Muslims in the balkans from Christianist fanatics.
When the U.S. did intervene militarily, such as in the balkans, air power was the only real approach considered palatable.
But it was not an easy task for the man famed for nearly singlehandedly bringing peace to the balkans.
Krauthammer called Clinton naive for expending blood and treasure to protect human rights and self-determination in the balkans.
Greek grill masters use ground lamb instead of beef, as do those in the balkans, Asia Minor, the Middle East, and Central Asia.
These interests, he was convinced, were more vitally affected in Central Asia than in the balkans.
Remind me of the people who live about the foothills of the balkans.
It had served, too, to restore German prestige in the balkans.
From the heights of the lower balkans—as at Sopot—we could see the horizon red.
My son Winn's been talking about the balkans lately—kind of thing the army's always getting gas off about!
probably from Turkic balkan "mountain."