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Nice view of the town of Perast, Montenegro and bay

Newsletter for 7/15/2019: France’s Macron on Official Two Day Visit to Serbia. Montenegro Celebrates Statehood Day. EUFOR Commander Visits Migrant Camps in BiH. Kosovo Takes Over SEECP Presidency.

HAPPY STATEHOOD DAY MONTENEGRO (JULY 13)!  The US Embassy in Belgrade issued a warning to avoid areas surrounding the embassy and embassies of NATO allies due to demonstrations against the 1999 NATO campaign in Serbia. French President Emmanuel Macron will be on a two day official visit to […]

Newsletter for 7/11/2019: Commemoration in Potocari Marks 24th Anniversary of the Srebrenica Genocide. Croatian Government to be Reshuffled. Kosovo Bans Serbian Defense Minister. BLG & MKD Agree Joint Commemorations for SaintsPhoto: ACBiH

Newsletter for 7/11/2019: Commemoration in Potocari Marks 24th Anniversary of the Srebrenica Genocide. Croatian Government to be Reshuffled. Kosovo Bans Serbian Defense Minister. BLG & MKD Agree Joint Commemorations for Saints

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Today marks 24 years since the beginning of the Srebrenica genocide. Thirty-three victims will be buried at the Srebrenica–Potočari Memorial and Cemetery for the Victims of the 1995 Genocide. Balkan Insider sends its deepest condolences to the families and friends […]

Newsletter for 7/10/2019: Kosovo Min. of European Integration Hires New US Lobbying Firm. New US Amb. to MKD Arrives in Skopje. SEECP Roundup. Zoran Zaev Duped by Russian Pranksters.exploringmacedonia.com

Newsletter for 7/10/2019: Kosovo Min. of European Integration Hires New US Lobbying Firm. New US Amb. to MKD Arrives in Skopje. SEECP Roundup. Zoran Zaev Duped by Russian Pranksters.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Madison Global Strategies’ Joseph Allaham has begun lobbying for the Kosovo Ministry of European Integration for $19,000 per month for 9 months totaling $171,000. Key goals include “strategic planning in strengthening the position of the Republic ofKosovo in international organizations […]

Newsletter for 7/02/2019: USAID Director in BiH Urges New Gas Pipelines. Crisis in the North? – Kosovo Serbs Shut Down Shop. Russia Looks to Increase Investment In Croatia at Zagreb-Moscow Economic Forum.Photo: Time Out

Newsletter for 7/02/2019: USAID Director in BiH Urges New Gas Pipelines. Crisis in the North? – Kosovo Serbs Shut Down Shop. Russia Looks to Increase Investment In Croatia at Zagreb-Moscow Economic Forum.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY The head of USAID in Bosnia and Herzegovina Peter Duffy calls for Bosnia to build more gas pipelines so it doesn’t have to rely on its single pipeline that is dominated by Russian gas. CRISIS IN THE NORTH?: Kosovo […]

Newsletter for 7/01/2019:  Croatian FM Elected Secretary General of the Council of Europe. MKD Hosts First Pride Parade. Kosovo Negotiating Team Deemed Unconstitutional. Hungary Blocks Extradition of Former MKD PM Gruevski’sPhoto: Twitter

Newsletter for 7/01/2019: Croatian FM Elected Secretary General of the Council of Europe. MKD Hosts First Pride Parade. Kosovo Negotiating Team Deemed Unconstitutional. Hungary Blocks Extradition of Former MKD PM Gruevski’s

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY With Fourth of July, American Independence Day, Balkan Insider will be taking a break on Thursday, July 4th. We wish our American readers a relaxing and safe holiday. US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Matthew Palmer says that the Belgrade-Pristina […]

Newsletter for 6/26/2019: Serbian PM Set to Join President’s Party. N. Macedonia Parliament to Vote on New Minister Today. NATO Secretary General Wants N. Macedonia to be Full NATO Member by December.

Newsletter for 6/26/2019: Serbian PM Set to Join President’s Party. N. Macedonia Parliament to Vote on New Minister Today. NATO Secretary General Wants N. Macedonia to be Full NATO Member by December.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Serbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabic is set to the Serbian Progressive Party (SNS) which is also the party of President Aleksandar Vucic. The Parliament of N. Macedonia will vote on new ministers today.  NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg hopes member states […]