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Tucker Carlson Doubles Down on Questioning NATO Commitment to Montenegro

Tucker Carlson Doubles Down on Questioning NATO Commitment to Montenegro

“Tucker Carlson‘s question to President Trump about NATO and Montenegro last night set off a bit of a firestorm, and Carlson tonight doubled down. Carlson questioned the NATO provision about defending member nations and name-dropped Montenegro in particular, asking, ‘Why should my son go to Montenegro to defend it from attack?’ […]

Montenegro’s Chinese Construction “Headache”

Montenegro’s Chinese Construction “Headache”

“Meant to be an iconic route to a more connected and prosperous future, a brand new highway financed and under construction by China has become a headache for the tiny Balkan country of Montenegro. Although the first 41-km section through difficult, mountainous terrain is not yet complete, the […]

US President Trump Attacks NATO through Montenegro: “Montenegro is a tiny country with strong people…they might get aggressive and, congratulations, you’re in World War III”

US President Trump Attacks NATO through Montenegro: “Montenegro is a tiny country with strong people…they might get aggressive and, congratulations, you’re in World War III”

“During an interview with Tucker Carlson that aired on Tuesday night, President Trump blatantly lied about NATO, claiming the United States covers 90 percent of the costs of the alliance…. After lying to Carlson about NATO funding, Trump expressed profound confusion about the very purpose of the alliance. […]

Montenegrin Foreign Minister Meets Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu, Palestinian LeadersPhoto: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Montenegro

Montenegrin Foreign Minister Meets Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu, Palestinian Leaders

“On Tuesday, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Montenegro, Srđan Darmanović who is on an official visit to Israel, met with the Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, in Jerusalem. Montenegro’s minister shared with the Israeli premier that his country regards the visit as important and […]

Maine Governor in Podgorica

Maine Governor in Podgorica

“Gov. Paul LePage is in Montenegro this week to commemorate a partnership between the Maine National Guard and the young Balkan nation. LePage arrived in Montenegro’s capital, Podgorica, on Sunday night and met Monday with President Milo Djukanovic as well as the country’s prime minister, the minister of […]

Nice view of the town of Perast, Montenegro and bay

Montenegro WEEKEND ROUNDUP: State Department: Montenegro a “Valued Friend”; Speaker of Assembly Says Future of Montenegro Depended on Visions of Leaders; Former President Had Millions in Swiss Bank Accounts; Chinese “Haunt” Montenegro

“On behalf of the President and the people of the United States, I send best wishes and congratulations to Montenegro on your Statehood Day. Montenegro is a valued friend and new NATO partner that is providing significant support to international peacekeeping efforts. Your steady contributions to NATO’s operations […]

WEEKEND READ: Florian Bieber Op-ed “It is time to ditch the Berlin Process”Photo: The Srpska Times

WEEKEND READ: Florian Bieber Op-ed “It is time to ditch the Berlin Process”

“When the Berlin Process was launched five years ago, it was supposed to trigger a new dynamic to regional cooperation and bringing the Western Balkans closer towards the EU. By circumventing formal institutional structures and bringing in all EU members, the process could avoid excessive duplication of existing […]

NATO Summit: Stronger Links With Serbia Good for Everyone

NATO Summit: Stronger Links With Serbia Good for Everyone

“The empowering of the NATO – Serbia relations is good for the Alliance, for Serbia and the region as a whole, NATO leaders have said in a joint statement in Brussels on Wednesday, the Beta news agency reported. They ‘welcomed the constant progress in building up of NATO […]