Kosovo

Federica Mogherini Speaks to Hashim ThaciPhoto: European Commission

Federica Mogherini Speaks to Hashim Thaci

“Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, spoke on the phone to President Hashim Thaci this afternoon to review the latest developments in the context of the EU facilitated Dialogue for normalisation of relations between Kosovo and Serbia. The High Representative […]

BiH Foreign Minister in Belgrade: No Retaliation From BiH and Serbia Against Kosovo TariffsPhoto: Office of the President of Serbia

BiH Foreign Minister in Belgrade: No Retaliation From BiH and Serbia Against Kosovo Tariffs

“Belgrade and Sarajevo agreed on Tuesday not to introduce any retaliatory moves against Kosovo’s decision to launch the 100 per cent import tariffs on goods from Serbia and Bosnia, the Beta news agency reported. Serbia’s President Aleksandar Vucic and Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic met separately in Belgrade with […]

Video: Meet the New US Ambassador to KosovoPhoto: IBNA

Video: Meet the New US Ambassador to Kosovo

“Hello! I’m Philip Kosnett. Fifteen years ago, I served at the American diplomatic mission in Pristina. Now I’m honored to return as ambassador to help strengthen the close friendship between our two great countries. My wife, Alison, and I look forward to exploring the country and to making […]

Four Kosovo Serb Mayors in North Resign, Protests Rock the NorthMitrovica Guide

Four Kosovo Serb Mayors in North Resign, Protests Rock the North

“The Mayor of North Mitrovica, Goran Rakic, handed in his resignation today and the Assembly deputies signed a declaration on the termination of communication, cooperation, all business and institutional relations with the institutions in Pristina at an extraordinary municipal session held in North Mitrovica. The mayors and assembly […]

Belgrade Sends Official Protest to CEFTA Over Kosovo TariffsPhoto: Cord Magazine

Belgrade Sends Official Protest to CEFTA Over Kosovo Tariffs

“Serbia’s Prime Minister Ana Brnabic said on Tuesday she submitted an official request to the Central European Free Trade Agreement (CEFTA) Secretariat for consultations regarding Pristina’s decision to introduce the 100 percent import tariffs on goods from Serbia and Bosnia in violation of the agreement, the FoNet news […]

Hashim Thaci Meets US Secretary of State Mike PompeoPhoto: Twitter

Hashim Thaci Meets US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

“The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaci, on the first day of his official visit to the United States, met with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, with whom he talked about bilateral, regional and wider issues. President Thaçi thanked Secretary Pompeo for supporting the Trump administration […]

Kosovo and Albanian Leaders Sign Agreements on Customs and Roaming Tariffs

Kosovo and Albanian Leaders Sign Agreements on Customs and Roaming Tariffs

“This is the fifth joint meeting of the Kosovo-Albania Governments, and today’s meeting is considered as the most important after the two countries inked agreements on removal of roaming tariffs and simplifying customs clearance procedures. This is the fifth joint meeting of the Kosovo-Albania Governments, and today’s meeting […]

Kosovo Police Detain Ivanovic’s Secretary

Kosovo Police Detain Ivanovic’s Secretary

“Kosovo’s police ordered on Monday 48-hour detention to Silvana Arsovic, the secretary of the assassinated Kosovo Serb leader Oliver Ivanovic, suspected her of switching off cameras on the building outside which the murder took place, media reported. The Pristina media published the information about the detention, but there […]

Kosovo WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Hashim Thaci Travels to USA to Meet Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, National Security Advisor John Bolton, and former President George W. Bush; Kosovo Serbs Arrested in Relation toIvanovic Murder; Prime Minister Says Tax to Stay Until Serbia Recognizes KosovoPhoto: European Western Balkans

Kosovo WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Hashim Thaci Travels to USA to Meet Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, National Security Advisor John Bolton, and former President George W. Bush; Kosovo Serbs Arrested in Relation toIvanovic Murder; Prime Minister Says Tax to Stay Until Serbia Recognizes Kosovo

“The country’s president, Hashim Thaci, during his visit to the United States, has announced that he will meet with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, US National Security Adviser John Bolton and former US President George Bush. Thaci has said that with US partners will talk about reaching […]