US and The Balkans

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 15:  U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions holds a news conference at the Department of Justice on December 15, 2017 in Washington, DC. Sessions called the question-and-answer session with reporters to highlight his department's fight to reduce violent crime.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions Arrives in Croatia

“US State Attorney Jeff Sessions arrived Wednesday to visit Croatia where he will talk to senior officials on Friday to strengthen relations between Croatia and the US in the field of law enforcement by the end of February, the US Embassy said. The first US judiciary will stay in Zagreb […]

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 15:  U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions holds a news conference at the Department of Justice on December 15, 2017 in Washington, DC. Sessions called the question-and-answer session with reporters to highlight his department's fight to reduce violent crime.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

US Attorney General Jeff Session to Visit Croatia Wednesday to Friday

“US Attorney General Jeff Sessions will visit Croatia’s capital Zagreb on May 23-25, and will meet with the highest state officials, the US Embassy in Zagreb said in a press release on Tuesday. Sessions will also take part in a Transnational Organized Crime Regional Workshop held at the […]

US Official Matthew Palmer and PM Markovic Talk Future of Montenegro on Sidelines of 2BSPhoto: Government of Montenegro

US Official Matthew Palmer and PM Markovic Talk Future of Montenegro on Sidelines of 2BS

“Montenegrin Prime Minister Dusko Markovic spoke on the sideline of the To Be Secure Forum in Budva with Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Matthew Palmer, the government said. The main topic of the meeting was the European perspective of Montenegro and the region and the overall progress […]

Markovic Opens 2BS Forum – Balkans is Unfinished JobPhoto: Office of the President of Montenegro

Markovic Opens 2BS Forum – Balkans is Unfinished Job

“Prime Minister Duško Marković has said, opening the Forum To Be Secure in Budva, that Montenegro is on the irreversible and stable path of future EU member, which we have long been pointing out for, but Balkans region is still ‘unfinished job,’ burdened with problems, therefore, by addressing open issues in the […]

Slovenian Furniture and Wood Coming to the US?

Slovenian Furniture and Wood Coming to the US?

“Slovenian furniture and wood industry companies are touring the US to carve their way into the market. The American market could potentially become a major export destination for wood products, the Slovenian Chamber of Commerce and Industry has said. According to the GZS, which organised the trip together […]

Balkan Insider EXCLUSIVE: Interview with Slovenian Ambassador Stanislav Vidovic

Balkan Insider EXCLUSIVE: Interview with Slovenian Ambassador Stanislav Vidovic

The Ambassador of Slovenia to the United States, Stanislav Vidovic, sat down with Balkan Insider Editor, Ryan Scherba to get to know the ambassador better, discuss EU and NATO enlargement in the Western Balkans, Slovenian-US relations, and the upcoming parliamentary elections on June 3 in Slovenia.   Thank […]

US Army Orchestra Teams Up with Bosnian ArmyPhoto: Klix

US Army Orchestra Teams Up with Bosnian Army

“The Orchestra and Choir of the European Command of the US Armed Forces held a concert at the OSBiH House in Sarajevo together with the Military Armed Forces of BiH. Traditional compositions of the two countries, as well as the tracks of world famous stars, were performed under […]

US Pledges $22 Million in Aid to Serbia…More than $1 Billion Since 2001Photo: Tanjug/Dragan Kujundžić

US Pledges $22 Million in Aid to Serbia…More than $1 Billion Since 2001

“The United States has pledged another 22 million Dollars in aid to improve competitiveness, the rule of law, media environment and the fight against corruption in Serbia. Serbia’s Minister for European Integration Jadranka Joksimovic and US Ambassador in Belgrade Kyle Scott signed two agreements on the aid on […]