Kosovo

Dacic in NYC for UN Security Council Meeting on KosovoPhoto: European Western Balkans

Dacic in NYC for UN Security Council Meeting on Kosovo

“Serbia’s First Deputy PM and Foreign Minister (Ivica Dacic) will on Tuesday represent his country at a UN Security Council session dedicated to Kosovo. The meeting at the UN headquarters in New York will consider the UN secretary-general’s latest report on the work of the UN mission (UNMIK) […]

Kosovo WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Haradinaj Still has Interpol Red Warrant, Gov’t to Finance Kumanovo Militants’ Families, 2 Month Deadline for Border Demarcation, IMF: Economic Model UnsustainablePhoto: Kosovadiaspora.com

Kosovo WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Haradinaj Still has Interpol Red Warrant, Gov’t to Finance Kumanovo Militants’ Families, 2 Month Deadline for Border Demarcation, IMF: Economic Model Unsustainable

“Kosovo accused Serbia of undermining a European Union-sponsored dialogue between the two countries by refusing to withdraw an international arrest warrant for Kosovo’s prime minister. Tensions between the states heightened early this year after Ramush Haradinaj, a former Kosovar guerilla leader who in September took over as prime […]

Congress to Receive Film About Kosovo?Photo: weightofchains.ca

Congress to Receive Film About Kosovo?

In a Blast received by Balkan Insider, Serbian filmmaker Boris Malagurski has vowed to send every member of the US Congress a copy of his recent documentary, Kosovo: A Moment in Civilization in his newsletter sent out on November 8. He cites the Oct. 6, 2017, Congressional Research Service (CRS) Report, Kosovo: […]

OSCE in Kosovo: High Level Forum on Minority LanguagePhoto: OSCE

OSCE in Kosovo: High Level Forum on Minority Language

“A forum on language compliance in Kosovo with the aim to raise awareness among local institutions about the importance of language rights will be organized by the OSCE Mission in Kosovo tomorrow (9 November). Senior officials, including Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj, Deputy Prime Minister Dalibor Jevtic, Austrian Ambassador […]

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 […]