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MUST READ – Director of CEAS (Belgrade): Russians will try to interfere in the during elections in Montenegro, but joining NATO was best news in balkans in the last decadePhoto: Twitter

MUST READ – Director of CEAS (Belgrade): Russians will try to interfere in the during elections in Montenegro, but joining NATO was best news in balkans in the last decade

“‘The Russians have not yet given up on their intentions, and I expect their interference during the upcoming local and presidential elections in Montenegro,’ said Jelena Milic, Director of the Center for Euro-Atlantic Studies (CEAS). She also said that ‘Montenegro’s NATO membership is the best news in the Balkans in the […]

Kosovo WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Kosovo citizens petition to ratify demcarcation; WaPo – “Western powers warn Kosovo on changing war crimes court law”; Serbs cancel Christmas trip to Kosovo amid threats of protestsPhoto: Traveleks

Kosovo WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Kosovo citizens petition to ratify demcarcation; WaPo – “Western powers warn Kosovo on changing war crimes court law”; Serbs cancel Christmas trip to Kosovo amid threats of protests

Thousands of Kosovo citizens have clearly expressed their stance towards two of the hottest topics in the recent past: the country’s demarcation of the country with Montenegro, which is holding Kosovo hostage to visa liberalization by the European Union, and the possible abolition of the Special Court, which […]

WaPo – “Kosovo court finds 4 opposition MPs guilty of using tear gas”Photo: Al Jazeera

WaPo – “Kosovo court finds 4 opposition MPs guilty of using tear gas”

“A Kosovo court has found four opposition lawmakers guilty of repeatedly disrupting parliament by using tear gas. The four members of the left-wing Self-Determination Party — Albin Kurti, Donika Kadaj Bujupi, Albulena Haxhiu and Faton Topalli — were sentenced Wednesday to up to 18 months in prison. They […]

Kosovo WEEKEND ROUNDUP: VoA – “US urging Kosovo leaders not to abolish War Crimes Court”; US Amb Delawie “outraged” over court attempt, urges passing of demarcation to join EU “club”; Gazeta Express – “President Thaci pardoned ex-KLA members convicted of killings an entire family”;Photo: Our Wonderland

Kosovo WEEKEND ROUNDUP: VoA – “US urging Kosovo leaders not to abolish War Crimes Court”; US Amb Delawie “outraged” over court attempt, urges passing of demarcation to join EU “club”; Gazeta Express – “President Thaci pardoned ex-KLA members convicted of killings an entire family”;

“The U.S. is urging Kosovo leaders to leave unchanged a war crimes court established to hear serious cases arising from the country’s war for independence.’The United States is deeply concerned by recent attempts of Kosovo lawmakers to abrogate the law on the Specialist Chambers,’ State Department spokeswoman Heather […]

Kosovo Deputy PM Secures $70 million Investment from Saudi ArabiaPhoto: RTK Live

Kosovo Deputy PM Secures $70 million Investment from Saudi Arabia

“Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Kosovo Enver Hoxhaj, currently in Saudi Arabia, held a meeting with Director General of the Development Fund of Saudi Arabia, Yousef Al-Bassam, seeking to open a new chapter of cooperation between Kosovo and Saudi Arabia by supporting strategic projects. The director of the fund committed to […]

Necktie Protest in Kosovo for PM Who Doubled His SalaryPhoto: Kosova Press

Necktie Protest in Kosovo for PM Who Doubled His Salary

“A non-governmental organization has hung hundreds of ties from the fence outside a government building in Kosovo to protest a pay raise for the country’s prime minister. Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj had said in TV interviews that he needs the money for new ties and shirts. Kushtrim Mehmeti […]