Kosovo

Kosovo Parliamentarians Working Intensively Ahead of Demarcation Vote Tomorrow

Kosovo Parliamentarians Working Intensively Ahead of Demarcation Vote Tomorrow

“Deputy leader of the Alliance for the Future of Kosovo, Pal Lekaj, confirmed to Indeksonline that numbers for ratification of the Agreement for demarcation of the border with Montenegro are already reached. He added that new agreement between Presidents Hashim Thaci and Filip Vujanovic created a new reality. ‘We have […]

Kosovo WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Kosovo, Serbia to Meet in Brussels; Demarcation on Parliament Agenda for Tuesday; Jevtic – Small Step Needed for Association of Serb MunicipalitiesPhoto: Our Wonderland

Kosovo WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Kosovo, Serbia to Meet in Brussels; Demarcation on Parliament Agenda for Tuesday; Jevtic – Small Step Needed for Association of Serb Municipalities

“Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic says he will meet in Brussels next week with his Kosovar counterpart, Hashim Thaci, in an effort to ‘work out our problems.’ ‘I am going to resume dialogue…to try to work out our problems, even if I don’t trust them…. We have no choice,’ […]

Serbia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Vucic Congratulates Putin, Genuine Friendship Between Two Countries;  Serbian Dinar is the Second Best Performing Currency Over Last 12 Months; What Should Happen to Serbia’s Albanians?Photo: Office of the President of Russia

Serbia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Vucic Congratulates Putin, Genuine Friendship Between Two Countries; Serbian Dinar is the Second Best Performing Currency Over Last 12 Months; What Should Happen to Serbia’s Albanians?

“Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic congratulated President Vladimir Putin on Monday for re-election to the head of the Russian state. ‘I would like to send sincere congratulations for the re-election of the President of the Russian Federation, with the best wishes to continue steadfastly leading your country with a […]

WEEKEND READ: Being Gay in KosovoPhoto: Equal Times

WEEKEND READ: Being Gay in Kosovo

“On February 17, Kosovo celebrated its tenth birthday. Europe’s youngest nation was forged into being following the 1999 war of independence against the security forces of the Serbian government, which for years had ruthlessly oppressed the ethnic Albanian population of its south-western province. Yet, nearly two decades after […]

Kosovo Still Has No Solution for DemarcationPhoto: Kosova Press

Kosovo Still Has No Solution for Demarcation

“At the yesterday’s session of the Parliament of Kosovo, Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj said Kosovo still has no solution for border demarcation with Montenegro. ‘Demarcation issue still pressures Kosovo. The government has done everything to resolve the issue. Now you have the new commission and new agreement on […]

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Mitchell – Kosovo Has Right to Establish Professional Security Force

“US Assistant Secretary for Europe and Eurasia, Wess Mitchell called upon both sides to implement obligations from Brussels agreement, Serbian media reported. Speaking at a press conference, following the meeting with the Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic, Mitchell said that Kosovo has the right to establish professional forces that […]

Vucic Not Hopeful for Association of Serb Municipalities in KosovoPhoto: Tanjug

Vucic Not Hopeful for Association of Serb Municipalities in Kosovo

“Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said he had “a good, open, content-rich and important conversation” with a visiting US State department official. According to Vucic, the conversation with Wess Mitchell was important for relations between Serbia and the United States, and they talked about several topics, but above all […]

Wess Mitchell Hopes for Increased Dialogue Between Kosovo and SerbiaPhoto: BalkanEU

Wess Mitchell Hopes for Increased Dialogue Between Kosovo and Serbia

“United States Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs, Wess Mitchell has met today with the president of Kosovo, Hashim Thaci. Mitchell said that he was happy to visit Kosovo. The US official also mentioned the 10th anniversary of the independence of Kosovo, adding that the country […]