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Balkan Blast 6/15/2021: Recap of the NATO Summit in Brussels. What to expect in today’s meeting of the Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue. MEP Vladimir Bilčík slams Slavic Brotherhood military drills b/t Belarus, Russia, & Serbia.Photo: Slovenia Times

Balkan Blast 6/15/2021: Recap of the NATO Summit in Brussels. What to expect in today’s meeting of the Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue. MEP Vladimir Bilčík slams Slavic Brotherhood military drills b/t Belarus, Russia, & Serbia.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY NATO SUMMIT: The leaders of NATO members gathered in Brussels yesterday for a Summit on the future of NATO. Leaders from the region – Albania, Croatia, Montenegro, N. Macedonia, and Slovenia – joined counterparts from the 29-member alliance. ICYMI […]

Balkan Blast 6/11/2021: Western Balkans leaders gather in Tirana with EC Várhelyi to discuss EC investments, regional cooperation. N. Macedonia’s Zaev meets with Macron in France. Kosovo’s Osmani on official visit to Estonia. Albanians in Serbia demand same rights as Serbs in Kosovo.

Balkan Blast 6/11/2021: Western Balkans leaders gather in Tirana with EC Várhelyi to discuss EC investments, regional cooperation. N. Macedonia’s Zaev meets with Macron in France. Kosovo’s Osmani on official visit to Estonia. Albanians in Serbia demand same rights as Serbs in Kosovo.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY WESTERN BALKAN LEADERS MEET IN TIRANA: The leaders of the Western Balkan 6 (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, N. Macedonia, and Serbia) gathered in Tirana to discuss regional issues and the EU’s investment plan. According to AP News, […]

Balkan Blast 6/2/2021 US DAS Palmer arrives in Belgrade. AMBS Nelson, Sattler, HOM Kavalec address BiH’s IAWG. Schmidt formally appointed new High Rep in BiH. Kurti, Vučić note expectations ahead of Brussels meeting.

Balkan Blast 6/2/2021 US DAS Palmer arrives in Belgrade. AMBS Nelson, Sattler, HOM Kavalec address BiH’s IAWG. Schmidt formally appointed new High Rep in BiH. Kurti, Vučić note expectations ahead of Brussels meeting.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY DAS PALMER ARRIVES IN BELGRADE: US DAS and Special Representative to the Western Balkans Matthew Palmer arrived in Belgrade yesterday for meetings with top officials from Serbia. DAS Palmer is scheduled to meet with President Aleksandar Vučić, PM Ana […]

Balkan Blast 8/26/2019: Kosovo Parliament Officially Dissolves, Coalitions Beginning to be Formed. Special Prosecutor in MKD Katica Janeva was Arrested in the Racket Case.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY The US extradited its first person from Kosovo after the two signed an Extradition Treaty in June.  Kosovo’s Parliament officially dissolved on Thursday. Meanwhile, the Social Democratic Initiative (Nimsa) and the Alliance for a New Kosovo (AKR) signed an agreement to create a coalition. […]

Newsletter for 2/28/2019: Kosovo President Thaci Threatens to Resign. EC Has No Interest in Resolving Slovenia-Croatia Border Issue. Military Studies Returns to Serbian High Schools, Gov’t Receives 4 MiG-29s from Belarus.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY U.S. Ambassador to Kosovo Philip Kosnett on Twitter: “With time, enemies can turn to partners when they honestly discuss the horrors of the past, while focusing on the benefits cooperation will bring in the future.” Kosovo President Hashim Thaci […]

Newsletter for 1/13/2019: Secretary of State Pompeo Asks Slovakia’s Foreign Minister About Bosnia.  Rep. Eliot Engel (D, NY-16): No EU for Serbia without Recognition of Kosovo. US Navy Sea Command was in Montenegro to Provide 2 Weeks Training to its NavyPhoto: Twitter

Newsletter for 1/13/2019: Secretary of State Pompeo Asks Slovakia’s Foreign Minister About Bosnia. Rep. Eliot Engel (D, NY-16): No EU for Serbia without Recognition of Kosovo. US Navy Sea Command was in Montenegro to Provide 2 Weeks Training to its Navy

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW IN THE BALKANS TODAY Rest in Peace to the thirteen people killed in the bus crash on Tuesday between Skopje and Gostivar in Macedonia. We hope the thirty injured make a full recovery. Bosnia on the Agenda: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo […]

Slovenian Prime Minister Questioned by ParliamentReporter.SI

Slovenian Prime Minister Questioned by Parliament

“Today the National Assembly continues the regular session with parliamentary questions to Prime Minister Marjan Šarec and ministers.  In the light of complications with the choice of contractor for the construction of the second pipe of the Karavanke tunnel, the Prime Minister admitted that the legislation ‘is certainly not good […]

Slovenia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Indictments for Slovenian Paramilitary Leader; Defense Minister Cancels to France Amid Protests; Archeologists Major Discovery in SloveniaJure Erzen/Slovenske Novice

Slovenia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Indictments for Slovenian Paramilitary Leader; Defense Minister Cancels to France Amid Protests; Archeologists Major Discovery in Slovenia

“Maribor Prosecutor’s Office on Thursday at the local district court filed an indictment against Andrej Sisko, in which he is being charged with the activities of Styria varde for the offense of the incitement to violent change of the constitutional order. STA today confirmed wit the head of the Maribor Prosecutor’s Office Darko Simonič, […]