The lecture: Geopolitics and the Balkans

  • General Blagoje Grahovac


In the framework of the “West Balkans and the EU” lecture cycle


The International Institute for Middle-East and Balkan Studies (IFIMES)


invites You kindly to take part at the lecture


by Blagoje Grahovac,


retired Lieutenant General




Geopolitics and the Balkans


on Thursday, 14 November 2019, at 16.00,

 Grand Hotel Union Business, hall »Iris«, Miklošičeva 3, Ljubljana.


Lieutenant General Blagoje Grahovac, a retired aviation general, is a columnist for the independent daily newspaper Vijesti from Podgorica. He is known as an analyst for geopolitical and socio-political processes in the region. As a guest lecturer, he teaches at several universities in the Balkans. He analyzes current developments in the Balkans and the world in the light of geopolitics. He served as Assistant to the Chief of the General Staff of the Yugoslav Army for Aviation. He was an advisor to the President of the Republic of Montenegro, an adviser to the President of the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro and an adviser to the President of the Parliament of Montenegro.


He is the author of blockbusters published by Laguna (Belgrade), such as: Voices from the Deaf Room, Banditos or Killers of Countries, Three Tsunamis or Europe Wounded and five books published by Daily Press: Dangerous Things, Face of nation, Geopolitics and the Balkans, Geopolitical rebus and Brothers in Stupidity.


The lecture will be delivered in Serbian and will be followed by a discussion with the guest lecturer moderated by Assist. Prof. Dr. Zijad Bećirović and Bakhatyar Aljaf.


Live broadcast at:


Please take your seat at the hall at the latest by 15.55 h.


Attendance is free of charge but we kindly ask you to confirm your participation at telephone number (01) 430 15 33 or at


Ljubljana, 7 November 2019


IFIMES – International Institute for Middle East and Balkan Studies, based in Ljubljana, Slovenia, has Special Consultative status at ECOSOC/UN since 2018.