June 30, 2008

MICHAEL TOTTEN: The Road to Kosovo, Part II. “Albanian pro-Americanism resembles that of both Poland and Iraqi Kurdistan. The unspeakably oppressive communist regime pushed Albanians strongly into the U.S.-led Western camp, and the humanitarian rescue of Albanians in Kosovo from Slobodan Milosevic’s tyrannical despotism bolstered that sentiment even more.” Plus, a local who characterizes the European Union as “a big Yugoslavia.” Uh oh.