Bosnia and Herzegovina

Newsletter for 2/18/2019: Happy Presidents Day! US Amb. Nelson Arrives in Sarajevo. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK) leads delegation to Kosovo. Rep. Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) Meets Vucic over Bytyqi Brothers in Munich

Newsletter for 2/18/2019: Happy Presidents Day! US Amb. Nelson Arrives in Sarajevo. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK) leads delegation to Kosovo. Rep. Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) Meets Vucic over Bytyqi Brothers in Munich

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Happy Presidents Day! Celebrations: Serbia marked Statehood Day on Friday commemorating the beginning of the First Serbian Uprising in 1804 with a ceremony that included Prime Minister Ana Brnabic and President of Republika Srpska (Bosnia and Herzegovina) Zeljka Cvijanovic. Meanwhile, […]

Newsletter 1/12/2019: Iowa Natiol Guard Major General Cancels Trip to Kosovo. Macedonia Begins Changing Signs to North Macedonia. BiH Looks towards NATO plan.

Newsletter 1/12/2019: Iowa Natiol Guard Major General Cancels Trip to Kosovo. Macedonia Begins Changing Signs to North Macedonia. BiH Looks towards NATO plan.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Cancelled!: Major General Timothy Orr of the Iowa National Guard has cancelled his trip to Kosovo “in connection to tariffs on Serbian and Bosnian goods,” reports RFE/RL.  Speaking of military, Kohavision reports that the US could suspend military aid to the newly formed […]

Newsletter 1/7/2019: Macedonia Signs NATO Accession Protocol. Serbia Backslides in Freedom of the World Report. New Documentary on Melania Trump and Slovenia.

Newsletter 1/7/2019: Macedonia Signs NATO Accession Protocol. Serbia Backslides in Freedom of the World Report. New Documentary on Melania Trump and Slovenia.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY WELCOME!: Macedonia signed its NATO Accession Protocol  “for the future North Macedonia” in Brussels on Wednesday enabling it to become the 30th member. The Greek Parliament will ratify the protocol for Macedonia’s admission on Friday. Backsliding Democracy: Freedom House released its […]

Newsletter 1/5/2019: Steve Bannon’s Influence Spreads to MNE. MAK Parliamentarians at NATO HQ. Piran Arbitration Snafu. HDZ Confident in EUR Parliament Elections.

Newsletter 1/5/2019: Steve Bannon’s Influence Spreads to MNE. MAK Parliamentarians at NATO HQ. Piran Arbitration Snafu. HDZ Confident in EUR Parliament Elections.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Montenegrin Opposition leader Nebojsa Medoevic said that he will be joining former US Trump Advisor Steve Bannon’s right-wing movement called The Movement. Cultural Diplomacy: US Ambassador to Montenegro Judy Rising Reinke looks to increase people to people ties and cross-cultural connections […]

Newsletter 1/3/2019 US Amb. to Macedonia to Leave in March. Macedonia to Sign NATO Accession Protocol on Feb. 6. Intel Report: Violence Possible in the Western Balkans in 2019. Kosovo politicians at an Impasse on Tariffs.

Newsletter 1/3/2019 US Amb. to Macedonia to Leave in March. Macedonia to Sign NATO Accession Protocol on Feb. 6. Intel Report: Violence Possible in the Western Balkans in 2019. Kosovo politicians at an Impasse on Tariffs.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY N1: “US intelligence report warns of armed conflicts in Western Balkans in 2019“: “The Western Balkans countries are at risk of open military conflict in 2019 and Russia is lurking to take advantage of the situation, the US intelligence […]