Kosovo

Kosovo Police Ready for Oct. 22 Local ElectionsSUHEJLO

Kosovo Police Ready for Oct. 22 Local Elections

“General Director of Kosovo Police, Shpend Mexhuani held a meeting with the police deputy directors of departments, divisions, regional directors and commanders of police stations regarding the planning, police assessments and commitments in providing security and progress of the electoral process as a very important process for the […]

Vucic “Allows” Kosovo Serb Judges to IntegratePhoto: Tanjug / Zoran Zestic

Vucic “Allows” Kosovo Serb Judges to Integrate

“President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic said that he gave permission for the swearing Serbian judges and prosecutors to enter into judicial system of Kosovo. “As for me, I gave approval as President and Government of Serbia after today’s session,” Vucic said at Batajnica airport, where he attended the […]

Kosovo Committed to Battling Human TraffickingKoha.net

Kosovo Committed to Battling Human Trafficking

“Prime Minister of Kosovo Ramush Haradinaj took part in a conference to mark the EU Day Against Human Trafficking. Haradinaj said that this is the best moment to send a clear message that the government seriously understands the importance of combating human trafficking, pointing out that this is […]

Summit 100 Wraps UpFacebook / Summit 100

Summit 100 Wraps Up

The Summit 100 forum of business leaders and politicians from Macedonia, Kosovo, Serbia, Montenegro, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia, and Croatia  has concluded today. Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev held a press conference with Prime Ministers of Albania and Montenegro, Edi Rama and Duško Marković, and the Chairman of […]

US Statement on Kosovo Serb Judges Integration into Kosovo Judiciary

US Statement on Kosovo Serb Judges Integration into Kosovo Judiciary

The US Embassy in Kosovo released a statement regarding Kosovo Serb judges and  who are to be integrated into the Kosovo judicial system. The statement reads, ” Once achieved, judicial integration will mark an important milestone in advancing the integration of communities in Kosovo and the Normalization Dialogue with […]

Kosovo Serb Judges Stand Up Kosovo PM ThaciPhoto: European Western Balkans

Kosovo Serb Judges Stand Up Kosovo PM Thaci

“Serbian judges and prosecutors did not show up at the oath in the office of Kosovo’s Prime Minister Hashim Thaci. Their appointment did not happen, because it’s ‘forbidden by the Republic of Serbia with the intention not to allow integration in the judicial system of Kosovo,’ which has […]

Political & Business Leaders Descend on SkopjeFacebook / Summit 100

Political & Business Leaders Descend on Skopje

Political and business leaders are descending on Skopje for the Summit 100 conference which gathers the 100 most eminent business leaders from Southeastern Europe. The invitation only conference will be attended by Prime Ministers of Macedonia, Zoran Zaev, of Montenegro, Duško Marković, of Albania, Edi Rama, possibly of Kosovo, […]

Kosovo Investigative Journalist Beaten in Café Bar

Kosovo Investigative Journalist Beaten in Café Bar

This is not the first and certainly will not be the last attack on journalists in Kosovo. According to Reuters, “”A Kosovo journalist known for his investigative stories on corruption and crime was beaten in a crowded café bar in central Pristina on Friday.” The most recent  against […]

Kosovo Honors US Air Force General for US Role in 1999

Kosovo Honors US Air Force General for US Role in 1999

Commander of the Kosovo Security Forces (KSF) Rahman Rama honored former US Air Force General and Chief of Staff David L. Goldfein with the Order of Liberty for the US role in the air campaign against Serbia in 1999. Other attendees included the commander of Iowa National Guard, Major […]

Kosovo PM: Amend Constitution to Create an Army

Kosovo PM: Amend Constitution to Create an Army

“Kosovo’s prime minister (Ramush Haradinaj) has confirmed that the government will try to transform the nation’s security forces into a regular army through constitutional changes to satisfy the country’s international partners.” (NY Times, photo: PM Haradinaj and President Hashim Thaçi courtesy of the Kosovo government)