US and The Balkans

US President Trump Attacks NATO through Montenegro: “Montenegro is a tiny country with strong people…they might get aggressive and, congratulations, you’re in World War III”

US President Trump Attacks NATO through Montenegro: “Montenegro is a tiny country with strong people…they might get aggressive and, congratulations, you’re in World War III”

“During an interview with Tucker Carlson that aired on Tuesday night, President Trump blatantly lied about NATO, claiming the United States covers 90 percent of the costs of the alliance…. After lying to Carlson about NATO funding, Trump expressed profound confusion about the very purpose of the alliance. […]

Maine Governor in Podgorica

Maine Governor in Podgorica

“Gov. Paul LePage is in Montenegro this week to commemorate a partnership between the Maine National Guard and the young Balkan nation. LePage arrived in Montenegro’s capital, Podgorica, on Sunday night and met Monday with President Milo Djukanovic as well as the country’s prime minister, the minister of […]

Nice view of the town of Perast, Montenegro and bay

Montenegro WEEKEND ROUNDUP: State Department: Montenegro a “Valued Friend”; Speaker of Assembly Says Future of Montenegro Depended on Visions of Leaders; Former President Had Millions in Swiss Bank Accounts; Chinese “Haunt” Montenegro

“On behalf of the President and the people of the United States, I send best wishes and congratulations to Montenegro on your Statehood Day. Montenegro is a valued friend and new NATO partner that is providing significant support to international peacekeeping efforts. Your steady contributions to NATO’s operations […]

NATO Summit: Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic Gifts Trump a Croatia Soccer Jersey

NATO Summit: Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic Gifts Trump a Croatia Soccer Jersey

“President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović is taking part at the two day NATO summit in Brussels. President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović took the opportunity during her meeting with US President Donald Trump to give him a Croatia football team jersey with his name and the number 9 to him. Andrej Kramarić currently wears number 9 which was once […]

Congressman Steve Stivers (R-OH) Looks to Takeover Serbian-American Caucus Co-chairmanshipPhoto: Politika

Congressman Steve Stivers (R-OH) Looks to Takeover Serbian-American Caucus Co-chairmanship

“‘I asked to take over the Co-chairmanship of the Serbian-American Congressional Caucus, given that I am confident that this would provide a great opportunity to help strengthen the relationship between the two countries, in order to better work together and help one another,’ revealed the US Congressman Steve Stivers […]

Serbian Foreign Minister “Sure” Trump Will Visit During TermPhoto: European Western Balkans

Serbian Foreign Minister “Sure” Trump Will Visit During Term

“The presidents of the United States and Russia, Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin respectively are not going to discuss the Kosovo issue at their meeting in Helsinki on July 16, said Foreign minister Ivica Dacic. ‘They have many other issues to deal with. However, it is certain that the […]