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Balkan Blast 5/13/2020: EU Defense Ministers discuss COVID-19 Response. BiH High Rep. voices concern for a decade of no elections in Mostar.No election date set in N. Macedonia.

Balkan Blast 5/13/2020: EU Defense Ministers discuss COVID-19 Response. BiH High Rep. voices concern for a decade of no elections in Mostar.No election date set in N. Macedonia.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY CORONAVIRUS – BiH: The Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina suspended the head of the Civil Protection Administration Fahrudin Solak over the procurement of medical aid from China. By the numbers: 2,158 confirmed cases, 1,168 recovered, 117 deaths. CORONAVIRUS – CROATIA: The head of Split’s […]

Balkan Blast 5/12/2020:The EU’s Special Reprsentative to the Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue Miroslav Lajcak weighs in on a final deal. A mass for Bleiburg causes rift between the Catholic Church and Orthodox Church in BiH.  Party leaders in N. Macedonia today to discuss election date.

Balkan Blast 5/12/2020:The EU’s Special Reprsentative to the Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue Miroslav Lajcak weighs in on a final deal. A mass for Bleiburg causes rift between the Catholic Church and Orthodox Church in BiH. Party leaders in N. Macedonia today to discuss election date.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY CORONAVIRUS – BiH: Croatia donated medical equipment to Bosnia and Herzegovina to fight COVID-19. Bosnia’s prosecutor’s office says that ventilators procured from China for the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina do not meet necessary requirements. By the numbers: 2,141 confirmed cases, 1,114 recovered, […]

Balkan Blast 5/11/2020: N. Macedonia angers BiH and Serbia for a stamp depicting them as a part of the WWII-era Independent State of Croatia. Israel blasts the Catholic Church in Sarajevo for planning to host a Bleiburg Mass. COVID-19 restrictions eased.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Today’s scheduled Fireside Chat with President of the Advisory Council for Bosnia and Herzegovina Ajla Delkic HAS BEEN POSTPONED to Monday, April 18, 2020 at 1:00PM EST, 7:00PM CET. For registration click here.  CORONAVIRUS – BiH: The Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina […]

Balkan Blast 5/7/2020: Highlights from the EU Western Balkans Summit. BiH Semiannual Report Presented at the UNSC. Serbia no longer in a State of Emergency.Photo: Time Out

Balkan Blast 5/7/2020: Highlights from the EU Western Balkans Summit. BiH Semiannual Report Presented at the UNSC. Serbia no longer in a State of Emergency.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Last chance to sign up for Balkan Insider’s Fireside Chat with President of the United Macedonian Diaspora President Meto Koloski happening today at 1:00PM EST, 7:00PM CET. To register, click here.  CORONAVIRUS – BiH: Italy’s Ambassador Nicola Minasi handed over […]

Balkan Blast 5/6/2020: EU-Western Balkans Zagreb Summit to be held today. Bulgaria and N. Macedonia tussle over history and language. Minister in BiH found at “Corona party.”Photo: Time Out

Balkan Blast 5/6/2020: EU-Western Balkans Zagreb Summit to be held today. Bulgaria and N. Macedonia tussle over history and language. Minister in BiH found at “Corona party.”

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Balkan Insider is proud to invite you to our Diaspora Fireside Chat webinar series featuring one-on-one conversations with Diaspora leaders from the region. For more information and registration, click here. Coming up – Thursday, May 7, United Macedonian Diaspora President Meto Koloski. Monday, May 11, Advisory Council […]

Balkan Blast 4/5/2020: BiH’s Dodik aims to let Russian military specialists into Bosnia. COVID-19 corruption in Slovenia? Goce Delchev remembered in N. Macedonia

Balkan Blast 4/5/2020: BiH’s Dodik aims to let Russian military specialists into Bosnia. COVID-19 corruption in Slovenia? Goce Delchev remembered in N. Macedonia

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Balkan Insider is proud to invite you to our Diaspora Fireside Chat webinar series featuring one-on-one conversations with Diaspora leaders from the region. For more information and registration, click here. Coming up – Thursday, May 7, United Macedonian Diaspora President […]

Balkan Blast 5/4/2020: COVID-19 restrictions easing. Russian military specialists denied entry into BiH. Slovenes protest the government on bicycles.Photo: Croatia Week

Balkan Blast 5/4/2020: COVID-19 restrictions easing. Russian military specialists denied entry into BiH. Slovenes protest the government on bicycles.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Don’t miss out on our Fireside Q&A With President of the National Federation of Croatian Americans, Steve Rukavina, today at 1:00PM EST/ 7:00PM CET. For more information and registration, click here.  CORONAVIRUS – BiH: Bosnia’s Security Minister Fahrudin Radoncic did not […]

Balkan Blast 4/28/2020: COVID-19 update. Sec. Pompeo calls N. Macedonia’s Pendarovski. Russian FM Slams Montenegro’s President.Photo: Jessica S. Hitchcock/Twitter

Balkan Blast 4/28/2020: COVID-19 update. Sec. Pompeo calls N. Macedonia’s Pendarovski. Russian FM Slams Montenegro’s President.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Balkan Insider is proud to invite you to our Diaspora Fireside Chat webinar series featuring one-on-one conversations with Diaspora leaders from the region. For more information and registration, click here.  CORONAVIRUS – BiH: Officials from Bosnia’s Serb-dominated entity, Republika […]