Montenegro

MUST READ – Director of CEAS (Belgrade): Russians will try to interfere in the during elections in Montenegro, but joining NATO was best news in balkans in the last decadePhoto: Twitter

MUST READ – Director of CEAS (Belgrade): Russians will try to interfere in the during elections in Montenegro, but joining NATO was best news in balkans in the last decade

“‘The Russians have not yet given up on their intentions, and I expect their interference during the upcoming local and presidential elections in Montenegro,’ said Jelena Milic, Director of the Center for Euro-Atlantic Studies (CEAS). She also said that ‘Montenegro’s NATO membership is the best news in the Balkans in the […]

McMAster reiterates Russia’s involvement in MontenegroPhoto: Howard Altman/TBO Staff

McMAster reiterates Russia’s involvement in Montenegro

“A senior US official (HR McMaster) reiterated Russian involvement in the United States, as well as other areas, which has been publicly stated by President Trump. ‘As you know, the Russians were very active in Europe, as well, in the French election recently, in the Spanish referendum in regards […]

Darmanovic expects Montenegro in EU before 2025Photo: Vijesti/Boris Pejovic

Darmanovic expects Montenegro in EU before 2025

“In the process of joining the European Union (EU), Montenegro will strive to further promote the regatta principle and that the country could become a member of the EU before 2025 said Foreign Minister Srdjan Darmanovic. He said he expects the regatta principle, a country to be assessed on […]

Montenegro WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Stoltenberg – No NATO base in Montenegro; Djukanovic – Third countries always interfere in Balkans; Ruling party taking over public broadcaster?

“Secretary General of NATO Jens Stoltenberg said that membership in the alliance will help Montenegro in consolidating security and stability in the Balkan region. Stoltenberg said that the Western Balkans region is of strategic importance for NATO and therefore, the alliance continues to be fully engaged in this area. He […]

FM Darmanovic Defends US Amb. to Opposition Deputy

FM Darmanovic Defends US Amb. to Opposition Deputy

“The United States (USA) did not interfere in the (local) elections in Montenegro, so there was no reason the government to send a protest note to Washington, said Montenegrin Foreign Minister, Srdjan Darmanovic. He was commenting on the judgment that US Ambassador Margaret Uyehara mixed in the internal affairs of […]

“Montenegro passes 2018 budget, reducing deficit”

“Montenegro’s parliament passed a 2018 budget late on Tuesday, setting the deficit at 2.6 percent of national output, down by a half from a year before. Forty-one deputies in the 81-seat parliament of the European Union candidate country voted for the budget. The opposition boycotted the vote. Opposition […]

Markovic’s Goal? Prepare MNE for Full EU Membership By End of MandatePhoto: Vijesti

Markovic’s Goal? Prepare MNE for Full EU Membership By End of Mandate

“‘I am confident that we will lead to the end of our negotiations with the European Union and prepare Montenegro for full membership by the end of the mandate. Our strategic foreign policy goals, therefore, are happening at a good pace and in a way that we have undoubtedly […]