Kosovo

Swiss Amb to Kosovo – Fulfill Conditions for Visa LiberalizationPhoto: Ministry of Economic Development of Kosovo

Swiss Amb to Kosovo – Fulfill Conditions for Visa Liberalization

“The European Union (EU) will not deviate from the agreement on the demarcation that Montenegro and Kosovo have signed. The Kosovo government has to fulfill all conditions in order to obtain visa liberalization, said the Swiss Ambassador in Pristina, Jean Hubert Lebet. He considers that the conditions set […]

Amb Delawie in Kosovo: Trafficking Sentences Too LightUS Embassy Kosovo

Amb Delawie in Kosovo: Trafficking Sentences Too Light

“US Ambassador to Kosovo Greg Delawie commented that much work remains to be done in Kosovo to combat the trafficking phenomenon at the premier of the documentary, ‘Trafficking, The Fight Against Modern Slavery. ‘Obviously it remains to be done in Kosovo, because human traffickers receive very light sentences,’ he […]

Kos. Minister of Justice Tahiri – EULEX, Get OutPhoto: Lajmi

Kos. Minister of Justice Tahiri – EULEX, Get Out

“On  the Pulse TV program, Minister of Justice Abelard Tahiri, has said that the time has come for the European Rule of Law Mission in Kosovo (EULEX) to complete its mandate. This is because, according to him, Kosovo is ready to function as a state. “We are talking about […]

What’s Holding Up MNE-KOS Border Demarcation?

What’s Holding Up MNE-KOS Border Demarcation?

The border demarcation between the two countries is a done deal for one of them, Montenegro. Its parliament has already ratified the 2015 agreement and awaits Kosovo’s parliament to do the same. Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj has called for ‘international arbitration solution for the demarcation of the […]

Vucic, Head of EU Mission in SRB Discuss EU Path, Kosovo DialoguePhoto: Tanjug / Zoran Zestic

Vucic, Head of EU Mission in SRB Discuss EU Path, Kosovo Dialogue

“President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic said today in a meeting with the Head of the EU Mission in Serbia Sam Fabricius that Serbia’s priority is membership in the EU and that Serbia will do everything it takes to become part of the European family, but that it is […]

Kosovo Serb Judges Take Their PostsMitrovica Guide

Kosovo Serb Judges Take Their Posts

“Practical implementation of a 2015 Brussels agreement on the Kosovo judiciary began in North and South  Mitrovica Monday as Serb judges and administrative staff arrived to their posts. Their ethnic Albanian colleagues took over posts in the North Mitrovica Basic Court. The North Mitrovica Basic Court and the […]

Thaci Holds Meeting on Terrorism on Heels of Macedonia Militant RulingPhoto: RTKLive

Thaci Holds Meeting on Terrorism on Heels of Macedonia Militant Ruling

President of Kosovo Hashim Thaci has held “a meeting (with) heads of key rule of law and security institutions, to discuss with them necessary institutional steps on fighting terrorism, radicalism and extremism,’ according to a press release issued by the President’s press service.” This comes only a few […]

KOSOVO WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Haradinaj Wants Int’l Investigation to Kumanovo Militant Sentences, FM Responds to Russian Amb. to SRB on Kosovo, Vetvendosje Seeks Answers Over Death One Year LaterPhoto: Voice of America

KOSOVO WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Haradinaj Wants Int’l Investigation to Kumanovo Militant Sentences, FM Responds to Russian Amb. to SRB on Kosovo, Vetvendosje Seeks Answers Over Death One Year Later

“Kosovo’s prime minister called on Friday for an international investigation after some of his countrymen were convicted of taking part in a gun battle with Macedonian police. The men were part of a group of ethnic Albanians jailed in neighboring Macedonia on Thursday, some of them for life, […]