Montenegro

Ministers of Foreign Affairs Descend on Washington, DCPhoto: Atlantic Council

Ministers of Foreign Affairs Descend on Washington, DC

While Balkan Prime Ministers are in Budapest, the Atlantic Council’s event on Wednesday, A Coming Storm? Shaping a Balkan Future in an Era of Uncertainty will see Balkan Foreign Ministers descend on Washington, D.C. for the one day event. The following Ministers of Foreign Affairs are confirmed and […]

Biggest Winner at 16 +1 Central and Eastern European Summit is…..China, of coursePhoto: Lonely Planet

Biggest Winner at 16 +1 Central and Eastern European Summit is…..China, of course

Bosnia – Chairman of the Council of Ministers Denis Zvizdic is in attendance. What was done? Memorandum of Understanding on the implementation of the Mine and Thermal Power plant in Kamengrad, Sanski Most worth around capital of around 500 million euros ($595 million) with China Energy Group. Read more […]

Eradicating Hate Crimes in Montenegro – Judiciary Receives OSCE TrainingPhoto: OSCE/Iva Scepanovic

Eradicating Hate Crimes in Montenegro – Judiciary Receives OSCE Training

“The OSCE Mission to Montenegro in co-operation with the Judicial Training Centre organized the second in a series of three one-day training courses on hate crime for representatives of the judiciary on 24 November 2017 in Podgorica. Some 30 judges and prosecutors from across Montenegro participated in the […]

Macedonia WEEKEND RECAP: US – Adriatic Charter Defense Ministerial Meeting to Be Held in Ohrid; Macedonia and Bulgaria Pushing Region Forward; Entering “Name Negotiations” Fearless…. Without Aleksander the Great Statues?;

Macedonia WEEKEND RECAP: US – Adriatic Charter Defense Ministerial Meeting to Be Held in Ohrid; Macedonia and Bulgaria Pushing Region Forward; Entering “Name Negotiations” Fearless…. Without Aleksander the Great Statues?;

“Macedonia will host the forthcoming US – Adriatic Charter Defence Ministerial meeting, which will be held on December 1, 2017 in Ohrid. Some of the key speakers of the event will be the Minister of Defence of Macedonia, Radmila Sekerinska, Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, the US Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Laura […]

Montenegro Weekend Recap: Nat’l Guard Partnership a Success; Vujanovic Meets Abu Dhabi Crown; Gov’t Invests $86 mln from Chinese Loan; Podgorica-Tehran Air Route Open for Charter

Montenegro Weekend Recap: Nat’l Guard Partnership a Success; Vujanovic Meets Abu Dhabi Crown; Gov’t Invests $86 mln from Chinese Loan; Podgorica-Tehran Air Route Open for Charter

“Seven members of the Maine Army National Guard traveled to Podgorica in November to train alongside Montenegrins during an emergency management preparedness exercise.These Soldiers served as observers, selected for their experience and knowledge in training, general operations, and emergency operations, assisting and evaluating over 15 different agencies, departments […]

US Army: “Partnership Promotes Readiness”

US Army: “Partnership Promotes Readiness”

“Seven members of the Maine Army National Guard traveled to Podgorica in November to train alongside Montenegrins during an emergency management preparedness exercise. These Soldiers served as observers, selected for their experience and knowledge in training, general operations, and emergency operations, assisting and evaluating over 15 different agencies, […]

Darmanovic – Next Elections Shows Relationship With RussiaPhoto: CDM

Darmanovic – Next Elections Shows Relationship With Russia

“The next elections in Montenegro will be an indicator of whether relations are improving with Russia, said Montenegrin Foreign Minister Srdjan Darmanovic. Damanovic said – we will see if the elections will be mixed with multiple parties. He was in Zagreb participating at the international conference ‘NATO Enlargement in […]

Western Balkan MPs in Brussels – We ARE Europe!Photo: European Union

Western Balkan MPs in Brussels – We ARE Europe!

“The Committee on Foreign Affairs of the European Parliament (AFET) had the Interparliamentary Committee Meeting with representatives from the National Parliaments of the Western Balkans today, where they have discussed the perspectives of EU integration and the accession process of the Western Balkans. The meeting was chaired by David […]

PM Markovic Links Economic Growth to NATO MembershipPhoto: Vijesti

PM Markovic Links Economic Growth to NATO Membership

“‘In 2017 Montenegro achieved one of its most important foreign policy priorities – and that is membership in NATO,’ said (Dusko)Markovic, adding that NATO membership for a short time gave unprecedented new opportunities for the growth of the Montenegrin economy and new employment which confirmed that Montenegrin policy […]

First Rabbi Arrives in MontenegroPhoto: Chabad

First Rabbi Arrives in Montenegro

“Montenegro has no synagogue, but that’s about to change. The government gifted the Jewish community with land in central Podgorica several years ago, and construction is slated to start soon. Yet the community isn’t waiting for the synagogue to be built before it hires a rabbi; last month, […]