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Newsletter for 5/2/2019: Montenegrin President in US for Sedona Forum. Slovenia Celebrates 15 Years in the EU. Latest on N. Macedonia Presidential Elections. Serbia’s Foreign Minister Takes Aim at BiH Prime Minister.exploringmacedonia.com

Newsletter for 5/2/2019: Montenegrin President in US for Sedona Forum. Slovenia Celebrates 15 Years in the EU. Latest on N. Macedonia Presidential Elections. Serbia’s Foreign Minister Takes Aim at BiH Prime Minister.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Montenegro’s President Milo Djukanovic will be in the US to attend the McCain Institute’s annual Sedona Forum. US President Donald Trump taps former US Ambassador to Bolivia, US Ambassador to the Philippines, Chief of Mission to Kosovo, Desk Officer to […]

Newsletter for 5/1/2019: House Foreign Affairs Committee on Kosovo’s Wartime Victims Recap. Debate Scheduled Before MKD Elections on Sunday. BiH Presidency Members to Visit Turkey. Chinese Visit Croatia’s Embattled Shipyards.Photo: Agon Maliqi/Twitter

Newsletter for 5/1/2019: House Foreign Affairs Committee on Kosovo’s Wartime Victims Recap. Debate Scheduled Before MKD Elections on Sunday. BiH Presidency Members to Visit Turkey. Chinese Visit Croatia’s Embattled Shipyards.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Former Kosovo President Atifete Jahjaga, Kosovo War rape survivor Vasfije Krasniqi-Goodman, and US international lawyer Paul Williams addressed the US House Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday morning “appealing for an end to impunity for war crimes and human rights abuses […]

Newsletter for 4/30/2019: Trump Pens Letter to Senate in Support of Ratifying N. Macedonia’s NATO Accession Protocol . Western Balkan Leaders Descend on Berlin for Summit on Regional Issues. Rakija Drinking Competition in Serbia.Photo: AFP/Delo

Newsletter for 4/30/2019: Trump Pens Letter to Senate in Support of Ratifying N. Macedonia’s NATO Accession Protocol . Western Balkan Leaders Descend on Berlin for Summit on Regional Issues. Rakija Drinking Competition in Serbia.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY US President Donald Trump sent a message to Senate supporting and urging the ratification of N. Macedonia’s NATO Accession Protocol. The longest-serving US Senator, Richard Lugar, passed away at 87 years old on Sunday. He was instrumental in urging […]

Newsletter for 4/29/2019: CIA Deputy Director Visits BiH. Balkan Leaders Descend on Berlin for Meetings. Dodik Meets the Pope. Vucic Meets Xi Jinping, Putin, and Lukashenko in China.Photo: EPA / Valdrin Xhemaj

Newsletter for 4/29/2019: CIA Deputy Director Visits BiH. Balkan Leaders Descend on Berlin for Meetings. Dodik Meets the Pope. Vucic Meets Xi Jinping, Putin, and Lukashenko in China.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY CIA Deputy Director Vaughn Bishop visited Sarajevo. He was hosted by BiH Minister of Security Dragan Mekic. Discussions focused on terrorism and corruption. Western Balkan leaders descend on Berlin for meetings led by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron. The key […]

Newsletter for 4/23/2019: Montenegro Arrests Two in Army for 60kg of Cocaine on Naval Ship. N. Macedonia Elections Update. Pope’s Schedule in MKD & Bulgaria. Dodik Denies Border of BiH & SRB Again.

Newsletter for 4/23/2019: Montenegro Arrests Two in Army for 60kg of Cocaine on Naval Ship. N. Macedonia Elections Update. Pope’s Schedule in MKD & Bulgaria. Dodik Denies Border of BiH & SRB Again.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Serbia marks twenty years since 16 people were killed in the NATO bombing of the Radio Television Serbia (RTS) building. Montenegro arrests three in connection to more than 50kg of cocaine found on a naval ship. Two of them are members […]

Newsletter for 4/22/2019: Dead Even Presidential Election Results in MKD. US Gives Albania 3 Black Hawks. 50kg of Drugs Found on Montenegrin Naval Ship. Kosovo Citizens Return From ISIS With US Helpinfozagreb.hr

Newsletter for 4/22/2019: Dead Even Presidential Election Results in MKD. US Gives Albania 3 Black Hawks. 50kg of Drugs Found on Montenegrin Naval Ship. Kosovo Citizens Return From ISIS With US Help

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY The United States gives three Black Hawk helicopters to Albania. US Ambassador to Serbia Kyle Scott has allegedly shown a map of Serbia without Kosovo to school children in Apatin according to Independent MP Miladin Sevarlic. The presidential elections […]

Newsletter for 4/19/2019: Exclusive Interview With SDSM Presidential Candidate Stevo Pendarovski. Dutch Supreme Court Final Verdict on Peacekeepers in Srebrenica Today. Different Outcomes Expected in Brussels for Serbia and Kosovo

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Balkan Insider Exclusive Interview with SDSM presidential candidate Stevo Pendarovski for the elections in N. Macedonia taking place Sunday April 21, 2019. On the Prespa Agreement: “From the very beginning of the long and tough negotiations, the main goal […]

Newsletter for 4/17/2019: US Embassy in BiH to Look Into RS Reserve Police. Serbia and Russia Sign MoU to Build Nuclear Research Facility. Election Campaigning in N. Macedonia Enters Final Week. Prince Edward to Visit Slovenia.Photo: Centar za mir i multietničku saradnju Mostar

Newsletter for 4/17/2019: US Embassy in BiH to Look Into RS Reserve Police. Serbia and Russia Sign MoU to Build Nuclear Research Facility. Election Campaigning in N. Macedonia Enters Final Week. Prince Edward to Visit Slovenia.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY The US Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina is going to ask for further information on the new reserve police in Republika Srpska.  N. MACEDONIA ELECTIONS: SDSM candidate Stevo Pendarovski notes that he will win and then run for a […]

Newsletter for 4/16/2019: PM Viktor Orban Meets Vucic & Brnabic in Serbia. Thaci In Brussels With Tusk & Hahn. 2019 ACBiH Gala Recap. Rep. Paul Gosar (R, AZ-4) Meets Slovenia’s Foreign Minister on Last Day of TripPhoto: Twitter/Dr. Miro Cerar

Newsletter for 4/16/2019: PM Viktor Orban Meets Vucic & Brnabic in Serbia. Thaci In Brussels With Tusk & Hahn. 2019 ACBiH Gala Recap. Rep. Paul Gosar (R, AZ-4) Meets Slovenia’s Foreign Minister on Last Day of Trip

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Congressman Paul Gosar (R, AZ-4) met Slovenia’s Foreign Minister Miro Cerar on Monday to discuss strengthening US-Slovenia relations. Gosar recently founded the Friends of Slovenia Caucus in the House of Representatives. On Saturday night the Advisory Council for Bosnia […]