Bosnia and Herzegovina

Newsletter for 4/16/2019: PM Viktor Orban Meets Vucic & Brnabic in Serbia. Thaci In Brussels With Tusk & Hahn. 2019 ACBiH Gala Recap. Rep. Paul Gosar (R, AZ-4) Meets Slovenia’s Foreign Minister on Last Day of TripPhoto: Twitter/Dr. Miro Cerar

Newsletter for 4/16/2019: PM Viktor Orban Meets Vucic & Brnabic in Serbia. Thaci In Brussels With Tusk & Hahn. 2019 ACBiH Gala Recap. Rep. Paul Gosar (R, AZ-4) Meets Slovenia’s Foreign Minister on Last Day of Trip

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Congressman Paul Gosar (R, AZ-4) met Slovenia’s Foreign Minister Miro Cerar on Monday to discuss strengthening US-Slovenia relations. Gosar recently founded the Friends of Slovenia Caucus in the House of Representatives. On Saturday night the Advisory Council for Bosnia […]

Newsletter for 4/15/2019: Exclusive Interview with Presidential Candidate Gordana Siljanovska-Davkova in MKD. Rep. Paul Gosar (R- AZ,4) in Slovenia. Maine National Guard Ships Out to Montenegro.Photo Courtesy of Dr. Gordana Siljanovska Davkova

Newsletter for 4/15/2019: Exclusive Interview with Presidential Candidate Gordana Siljanovska-Davkova in MKD. Rep. Paul Gosar (R- AZ,4) in Slovenia. Maine National Guard Ships Out to Montenegro.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Balkan Insider Exclusive Interview with VMRO-DPMNE presidential candidate of N. Macedonia, Dr.Gordana Siljanovska-Davkova. She touches on the role of women, the Macedonian diaspora, limiting youth unemployment, relations with the US, and relations with Israel.  She notes: “USA has been supporter […]

Newsletter for 4/9/2019: US Ambassador to Serbia Meets President Vucic, Urges Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue to Continue. Parliament Stormers in N. Macedonia Seek Presidential Pardon. Serb Member of Presidency in BiH Dodik Causes Furor After “Redrawing” Border.

Newsletter for 4/9/2019: US Ambassador to Serbia Meets President Vucic, Urges Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue to Continue. Parliament Stormers in N. Macedonia Seek Presidential Pardon. Serb Member of Presidency in BiH Dodik Causes Furor After “Redrawing” Border.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY US Ambassador to Serbia Kyle Scott met with President Aleksandar Vucic to discuss the Kosovo-Serbia dialogue. Ambassador Scott urged the dialogue to continue.  N1 reports that Camp Bondsteel commander US Colonel Roy Macaraeg said that KFOR would have to […]

Newsletter for 4/8/2019: Kosovo PM in USA, Serbian Office of Kosovo Director Meets Congressmen & State Dept. Officials in Washington, Antigovernment Protests Continue Across the RegionPhoto: Jessica S. Hitchcock/Twitter

Newsletter for 4/8/2019: Kosovo PM in USA, Serbian Office of Kosovo Director Meets Congressmen & State Dept. Officials in Washington, Antigovernment Protests Continue Across the Region

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY The Minnesota National Guard was in Croatia where they flew F-16s with the Croatian Air Force.  Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj is on an official visit to the United States where he met with the ethnic Albanian community, entrepreneurs¬†in […]

Newsletter for 4/3/2019: Serbia Hires Lobbying Firm in Washington, DC For Regional Issues Including Kosovo. Zaev and Tsipras Take Selfie on Greek PMs First Trip to North Macedonia.Photo: Twitter/Zoran Zaev

Newsletter for 4/3/2019: Serbia Hires Lobbying Firm in Washington, DC For Regional Issues Including Kosovo. Zaev and Tsipras Take Selfie on Greek PMs First Trip to North Macedonia.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Prime Minister of Greece Alexis Tsipras became the first Greek Prime Minister to visit North Macedonia. He took a selife with his counterpart, Prime Minister of North Macedonia, Zoran Zaev. They also signed multiple agreements and Tsipras said Greece […]

Newsletter for 4/2/2019: Sarajevo’s First Pride Parade in Sept. EULEX Hands Over War Crimes Courts to Kosovo. MKD Prime Minister Zaev Expects Economic Benefits from Prespa.Photo: Sasa Stojanovic

Newsletter for 4/2/2019: Sarajevo’s First Pride Parade in Sept. EULEX Hands Over War Crimes Courts to Kosovo. MKD Prime Minister Zaev Expects Economic Benefits from Prespa.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY NATO experts visit the Ministry of Defense of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The first pride parade in Sarajevo will take place on September 8, 2019.¬† EULEX hands over war crimes cases to Kosovo’s courts. Serbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabic says […]

Newsletter for 4/1/2019: US Amb to Kosovo Srpska Lista Leader Goran Rakic. Bosnian Croat Member of Presidency Zeljko Komsic Appoints Serbian Opposition Leader Cedomir Jovanovic As Advisor in BiH. Russian MFA Sergey Lavrov Reflects on NATO InterventionSlovenian Embassy in the US

Newsletter for 4/1/2019: US Amb to Kosovo Srpska Lista Leader Goran Rakic. Bosnian Croat Member of Presidency Zeljko Komsic Appoints Serbian Opposition Leader Cedomir Jovanovic As Advisor in BiH. Russian MFA Sergey Lavrov Reflects on NATO Intervention

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY US Army paratrooper held a bilateral military exercise with the Slovenian armed forces. US President Donald Trump’s daughter, Tiffany Tump, racked up about $23,000 that taxpayers will have to pay after a recent trip to Serbia. US Ambassador to Kosovo […]