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Story of the Celts: The Ancient Celts
The Ancient Celts [ 8 ] What is surprising to most modern readers is just how widespread across Europe the Celts once were. The Celts have been called the "Fathers of Europe," that is north of the Greco-Roman Mediterranean. Long before the Germanic...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Celtic Gods and Heros: Celtic Gods of Mainland Europe
Speakers of Celtic languages once dominated a swath of Europe stretching from Spain to areas of modern-day Turkey. At various times in their heyday from 500 to 100 B.C., these Celtic peoples controlled what is now France, southern Germany, northern Italy,...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish

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Balkan countries shut borders as attention turns to new refugee routes
Following the closures, Donald Tusk, president of the European council, claimed that “irregular flows of migrants along western Balkans route have come to an end”. And Slovenia's prime minister, Miro Cerar, said: “The so-called western Balkan route for ...
UN prosecutor urges Balkans to bury hatchet, ahead of Karadzic verdict
With the Balkans closed, new migrant routes may open up
The muscle-flexing was another sign that with the route through the Balkans now effectively closed off, other countries are nervous that they might become the new migrant trail - aided by human traffickers.
Afghans stuck in Athens among thousands shut out from Balkans
Now, Sayed Ahmad Jamal Mobarez is just one of the estimated 2,500 refugees bottlenecked in Piraeus port near Athens as a result of the imposition of border restrictions across the Balkans.
European Refugee Crisis: Western Balkans Border Closing May Force Migrants To
As European Union leaders met at a summit with Turkey Monday to discuss an ongoing refugee crisis in Europe, information leaked that the EU was planning an entire shutdown of the so-called Western Balkans route that begins in Macedonia at the border ...

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