Kosovo

Kosovo Officials in Albania for Meeting, Albania’s Independence Day

Kosovo Officials in Albania for Meeting, Albania’s Independence Day

The government of Kosovo has travelled to Albania to hold the 4th joint meeting, which will last two days. The first day will be spent in Korca, Albania and then move on to Vlora for the November 28 Independence Day celebrations of Albania. “One land, one dream, one […]

Kosovo WEEKEND RECAP: War Crimes Court Ready for Indictments; Opposition Leaders Arrested; Kosovo Sets Albanian Independence Day as National Holiday; Kos. Serbs Still Waiting for Association; Bombs Go Off in Northern Serb Municipality; Madagascar Recognizes KosovoPhoto: Kosovadiaspora.com

Kosovo WEEKEND RECAP: War Crimes Court Ready for Indictments; Opposition Leaders Arrested; Kosovo Sets Albanian Independence Day as National Holiday; Kos. Serbs Still Waiting for Association; Bombs Go Off in Northern Serb Municipality; Madagascar Recognizes Kosovo

“A special court with international prosecutors and judges set up to tackle alleged war crimes by ethnic Albanians against Serbs during Kosovo’s 1998-99 war is ready to proceed with its first indictments, its president said in an interview.” (Reuters) “Kosovo police on Friday arrested a top opposition leader and […]

Macedonia WEEKEND RECAP: US – Adriatic Charter Defense Ministerial Meeting to Be Held in Ohrid; Macedonia and Bulgaria Pushing Region Forward; Entering “Name Negotiations” Fearless…. Without Aleksander the Great Statues?;

Macedonia WEEKEND RECAP: US – Adriatic Charter Defense Ministerial Meeting to Be Held in Ohrid; Macedonia and Bulgaria Pushing Region Forward; Entering “Name Negotiations” Fearless…. Without Aleksander the Great Statues?;

“Macedonia will host the forthcoming US – Adriatic Charter Defence Ministerial meeting, which will be held on December 1, 2017 in Ohrid. Some of the key speakers of the event will be the Minister of Defence of Macedonia, Radmila Sekerinska, Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, the US Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Laura […]

Serbia WEEKEND RECAP: NATO Trains Civil Servants in Cyber Defense; Russia Wants Deal – Access to Humanitarian Center in Serbia for Access  to US Army in Kosovo; Dacic in Argentina, FrancePhoto: Serbia.com

Serbia WEEKEND RECAP: NATO Trains Civil Servants in Cyber Defense; Russia Wants Deal – Access to Humanitarian Center in Serbia for Access to US Army in Kosovo; Dacic in Argentina, France

“Civil servants from the Office of the National Security Council and Classified Information Protection of the government of Serbia were trained to deal with information systems security (INFOSEC) in real life situations. The training took place in Belgrade and Tallinn from 30 October until 10 November 2017 as […]

Pristina Issues Arrest Warrant for Opposition LeadersPhoto: Al Jazeera

Pristina Issues Arrest Warrant for Opposition Leaders

“The Basic Court in Pristina has issued an arrest warrant for the the opposition Vetevendosje MPs, Albin Kurti and Donika Kadaj-Bujupi after they did not show up for their trial today. The presiding judge of this case, Beqir Kalludra said that the defendants have not justified their absence […]

Dacic – No Kosovo Recognition to Join EUPhoto: European Western Balkans

Dacic – No Kosovo Recognition to Join EU

Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic says Serbia will not recognize Kosovo for the sake of joining the EU. Speaking in Buenos Aires, where he will on Wednesday attend the naming of one of the city’s squares after the Republic of Serbia, Dacic added that full membership in the EU […]

Congressmen Engel Meets Students in KosovoPhoto: Twitter

Congressmen Engel Meets Students in Kosovo

House of Representatives Congressman Eliot Engel continued his visit to Kosovo on Tuesday. The Albanian Caucus Co-chair and the ranking member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs was at the National Library where he held a discussion with students for nearly an hour. Video of the discussion […]

Western Balkan MPs in Brussels – We ARE Europe!Photo: European Union

Western Balkan MPs in Brussels – We ARE Europe!

“The Committee on Foreign Affairs of the European Parliament (AFET) had the Interparliamentary Committee Meeting with representatives from the National Parliaments of the Western Balkans today, where they have discussed the perspectives of EU integration and the accession process of the Western Balkans. The meeting was chaired by David […]

Special Chambers Judge to Visit KosovoPhoto: Justice Hub

Special Chambers Judge to Visit Kosovo

“As part of her first visit to Kosovo as President of the Specialist Chambers, Judge Ekaterina Trendafilova, together with the Registrar of the Specialist Chambers, Fidelma Donlon, will meet representatives of civil society in Kosovo. “During the visit, President Trendafilova will also hold bilateral meetings with government officials […]

Thaci Talks Neighborly Relations in CanadaPhoto: European Western Balkans

Thaci Talks Neighborly Relations in Canada

“President of Kosovo Hashim Thaci said that Kosovo has made progress in every field, including economic and that its future is in the EU and NATO, as an example of promoting peace and stability in the region. In his speech to the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the […]