In an interview with Deutsche Welle (DW), Germany’s international broadcaster, Eastern Europe expert Franz-Lothar Altmann warns the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) is on the brink of a civil war.

In the latest turn of events, FYROM’s president accused a group of gunmen, who clashed with police in Kumanovo, of planning terror attacks to destabilise the country. Eight police officers and 14 gunmen died in the fighting, the group was led by five Kosovars according to the government...

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