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NATO and the Balkans

This LibGuide is intended to provide a few starting points to assist you with your research on issues related to NATO and the Balkans.

Research this Topic

When searching for information on this topic, potentially useful keywords to use include :

  • Western Balkans
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Kosovo
  • the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia¹
  • Serbia
  • Montenegro
  • Albania
  • Croatia
  • NATO enlargement
  • KFOR
  • SFOR

Quick search boxes for online databases subscribed by the Library (available to staff working at NATO HQ) as well as links to the library catalog are also available for you to locate additional resources.

1. Turkey recognises the Republic of Macedonia with its constitutional name

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