Montenegro

Montenegro WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Video – US and British Embassies Join Podgorica Pride Parade; Prime Minister Markovic to Attend Vienna Economic Forum; Ministry of Interior to Focus on Domestic Violence

Montenegro WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Video – US and British Embassies Join Podgorica Pride Parade; Prime Minister Markovic to Attend Vienna Economic Forum; Ministry of Interior to Focus on Domestic Violence

“Several hundred people have participated in Montenegro’s sixth annual Gay-Pride parade in the capital, Podgorica. The November 17 event was held under the slogan ‘We are not kissing the chains,’ in reference to a well-known Montenegrin poem. No incidents were reported at the event.” (RFE/RL VIDEO) “Montenegrin Prime […]

Montenegro Preparing for EU

Montenegro Preparing for EU

“Montenegro will continue transforming the society in line with the European values ​​based rule of law and preserving the welfare of its citizens, with the conviction that the European Union will recognize the individual results achieved by the state, said chief negotiator Aleksandar Drljevic at the session of […]

Serbian Representatives at Meeting of US-Adriatic Charter Membersflixbus.com

Serbian Representatives at Meeting of US-Adriatic Charter Members

“The meeting of defense ministers of the US-Adriatic Charter (A5) was held in Budva, attended by Aleksandar Zivkovic, Aleksandar Zivkovic, State Secretary in the Ministry of Defense. At the meeting, the most talked about the political and security situation in the region and the security challenges that could […]

epa05752481 Prime Minister of Montenegro, Dusko Markovic (L) is welcomed by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (R) ahead of a meeting at at the EU Commission in Brussels, Belgium, 26 January 2017  EPA/STEPHANIE LECOCQPhoto: EPA/STEPHANIE LECOCQ

Montenegro Deserves the Praise of the EU

“Montenegro deserves EU praise, says Director General in the Ministry of Justice Marijana Lakovic Draskovic.  ‘We are confident that the European Commission will again recognize the stable progress and dedication of our institutions to strengthening the rule of law, but also point out certain areas where there are […]

United States to Help Montenegro with Cyber Space Protection

United States to Help Montenegro with Cyber Space Protection

“The United States (USA) is helping Montenegro build a defense of cyber (internet) space in order to protect itself from Russian influence and disinformation. According to the US Cyber Command website, their officials worked with the Ministry of Defense to “build capacities for the cyber defense” of the […]

Nice view of the town of Perast, Montenegro and bay

Montenegro WEEKEND ROUNDUP: US Navy Divers Train Montenegro’s Navy; PM Markovic – Bittersweet World War I Celebration; UNESCO Advisory Mission at Durmitor National Park

“U.S. Navy Divers from the Navy Experimental Diving Unit (NEDU) in Panama City, Florida recently traveled to Montenegro to provide two weeks of capacity building training to Montenegrin Navy Divers, EOD Technicians, SEALs, and Medics. This collaboration was instrumental in enhancing the security cooperation between the United States […]

Montenegro Aims to Close Six EU Chapters During Finland’s EU PresidencyPhoto: Gov.me

Montenegro Aims to Close Six EU Chapters During Finland’s EU Presidency

“Prime Minister Duško Marković expressed his satisfaction with the highly successful working visit to the Republic of Finland, and noted that Montenegro will be ready to close six negotiating chapters when Finland takes over the EU presidency in the second half of next year. ‘I have made it clear to […]

Montenegro and UAE Parliaments to Deepen Ties

Montenegro and UAE Parliaments to Deepen Ties

“During his meeting today with Branimir Gvozdenovic, Vice President of the Parliament of Montenegro, and his delegation, at the headquarters of the Federal National Council, FNC, in Dubai, Marwan bin Gheleita, First Deputy of the Speaker of the FNC, discussed ways of strengthening the parliamentary cooperation and overall […]

Montenegro’s Defense Minister: Euro-Atlantic Integration for a Prosperous BalkansNATO

Montenegro’s Defense Minister: Euro-Atlantic Integration for a Prosperous Balkans

“Euro-Atlantic integrations are a prerequisite for a harmonious and prosperous development of the Western Balkans, and the NATO membership candidates will receive sincere support from Montenegro, Defense Minister Predrag Boskovic said. He received today in an inaugural visit of the newly-appointed non-resident envoy of the Defense of Slovakia, […]

Video: Montenegrin Troops Adjust to Low Temperatures in NorwayNATO

Video: Montenegrin Troops Adjust to Low Temperatures in Norway

“The biggest surprise for Montenegrin soldiers at the NATO exercise ‘Trident Juncture,’ which is held in Norway, are low temperatures, but nevertheless they are trained to fight in winter conditions, said Lt. VCG Nikola Popovic. Foreign media reported that during the exercise, the temperature dropped to – 40 […]