Montenegro

WEEKEND READ: Kosovo Roma, forgotten victims of war

WEEKEND READ: Kosovo Roma, forgotten victims of war

“It was not their war, but the Kosovo conflict in the 1990s forced tens of thousands of Roma — the Balkans’ eternal scapegoats — into exile. So for those living in a Roma camp in the capital of neighbouring Montenegro, the 10th anniversary of Kosovo’s independence on Saturday […]

Montenegrin PM in Kosovo – We want to support Kosovo on the Euro-Atlantic pathPhoto: Government of Montenegro

Montenegrin PM in Kosovo – We want to support Kosovo on the Euro-Atlantic path

“Montenegrin Prime Minister Duško Marković said in Pristina tonight (February 14) that he is honored to be the first Montenegrin Prime Minister to visit Kosovo and added that Montenegro wants to promote good neighborly relations for the benefit of both countries. Markovic arrived in Pristina this afternoon for […]

Montenegro Relies on Experience of Azerbaijan Oil Company

Montenegro Relies on Experience of Azerbaijan Oil Company

“Montenegro relies on the experience of Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR in gas supply, Minister of Economy of Montenegro Dragica Sekulic said in an interview with Trend. ‘SOCAR’s experience in oil and gas field is invaluable and we rely on SOCAR’s expertise and advice when it comes to natural gas,’ she said. […]

Podgorica (MNE) Street Unveiled at NATO HeadquartersPhoto: Ministry of Defense of Montenegro

Podgorica (MNE) Street Unveiled at NATO Headquarters

“Defense Minister Predrag Boskovic and Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces For EuropeCurtis Scaparrotti officially opened the Podgorica street at NATO headquarters in Mons, which won the name in honor of Montenegro as a new member of the Alliance. Boskovic said that Montenegro has been truly committed to NATO […]

Montenegrin PM in Kosovo on Wednesday and ThursdayPhoto: Gov.me

Montenegrin PM in Kosovo on Wednesday and Thursday

“Prime Minister Dusko Markovic will visit Kosovo on Wednesday and Thursday, February 14 and 15, the Kosovo government announced today. Director of the Kosovo Public Relations Office, Donita Gashi, said that the complete program of the meeting will be published in a timely manner. Markovic was due to […]

Pahor in Kosovo – Ratify Border Deal with MontenegroPhoto: Office of the Presidency of Kosovo

Pahor in Kosovo – Ratify Border Deal with Montenegro

“Slovenia’s president has urged Kosovo to ratify a border deal with Montenegro and to respect the agreements reached with Serbia during EU-mediated negotiations. While visiting Kosovo on Monday, Slovenian President Borut Pahor said resolving bilateral issues would help Kosovo and the other Western Balkan countries progress toward their […]

Montenegro WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Hahn in Montenegro; Juncker Visiting at End of February; President of Parliament Meet US Officials in WashingtonPhoto: Kurir.rs

Montenegro WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Hahn in Montenegro; Juncker Visiting at End of February; President of Parliament Meet US Officials in Washington

“The European Commissioner for Enlargement, Johannes Hahn, visited the capital of Montenegro today, where he arrived with good news.  Hahn was very optimistic about the European future of Montenegro and sees them as frontrunners in Balkan as regards the EU integration path. ‘The EU enlargement strategy clearly identifies […]

Montenegrin Speaker Holds Meetings With Multiple Members of CongressPhoto: Assembly of Montenegro

Montenegrin Speaker Holds Meetings With Multiple Members of Congress

“The President of the Parliament of Montenegro, Ivan Brajović, had meetings with Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI), congressmen Michael Turner (R-OH), Eliot Engel (D-NY), Doug Lamborn (R-CO), and Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (D-NH) on the first day of his visit to the United States of America, where he is for […]

Azerbaijan to Charter Flights to Montenegro, No Visa Necessary

Azerbaijan to Charter Flights to Montenegro, No Visa Necessary

“The number of direct flights between Azerbaijan and other international airline companies, a small country located in Southern Caucasus has been considerably increasing. PASHA Holidays (PASHA Travel) will organize charter flights to Montenegro’s Tivata from July 5 to September 13, 2018. The presentation of the opportunities of this European […]

Politico – Brussels’ new Balkan strategy: Tough love

Politico – Brussels’ new Balkan strategy: Tough love

“You were expecting a welcome mat? Here’s a bucket of cold water instead. The European Commission’s new strategy for the Western Balkans holds out the prospect that two countries from the region, Serbia and Montenegro, could “potentially” be ready to join the EU by 2025. It also offers […]