Investigative Stories Posts

IN THE PURGATORY OF THE ESCAPADE

By BIRC Balkan , 09 , Sep 2015


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Macedonia believed Sahara chief was India’s return gift for Mother Teresa

By Xhelal Neziri , 01 , Aug 2015


The arrest of Sahara Group chief Subrata Roy has been received with shock and embarrassment in a rather unlikely part of the world - Macedonia. Last year, this small Balkan country .. Read More →

TRAFFICKERS’ KINGDOM

By Xhelal Neziri , 30 , Aug 2014


Co-author: Admirina Peci (Albania) Before he started the long road to Europe, the 26-year-old Ibrahim from Hara city of Afghanistan was prepared to face anything only to get to a .. Read More →

BALKAN COUNTRIES “FLOODED” WITH FORGED “BRAINS”

By Xhelal Neziri , 20 , Aug 2014


In the period from 2002 to 2006, total of 132 diplomas were rejected on grounds of not being valid. Most of them come from Bulgaria and Albania, while to lesser .. Read More →

Progress, but no Solutions in Macedonia

By Xhelal Neziri , 20 , Aug 2014


The leader of a private security advocacy group sits in a Skopje jail, accused of selling worthless security firm operating licenses for profit and to enhance his own power base. .. Read More →

Macedonia: Betting on Gambling

By Xhelal Neziri , 20 , Aug 2014


Newly independent and strapped for cash, Macedonia sought help from a Swedish man with deep pockets and an urge to gamble. Lars Kling plunked down $7 million in 1991 to .. Read More →