US and The Balkans

Amb. Delawie on Kosovo RecognitionTwitter

Amb. Delawie on Kosovo Recognition

“‘The US support for Kosovo is steadfast and unchanging. The fact of the independence of Kosovo is irreversible. We urge countries that have not yet formally recognized this fact, do such a thing and in doing so, affect the guarantee of peace and stability in the Balkans and help […]

Macedonia 2025 Summit: Day 1 HighlightsMacedonia2025

Macedonia 2025 Summit: Day 1 Highlights

Day1 of the sixth annual Macedonia2025 Summit has just finished. Over 400 people attended to learn and be inspired by speakers such as Vuk Jeremic, former foreign minister of Serbia; Ruben Vardanyan, impact investor and social entrepreneur; Prime Minister Zaev; and Mike Zafirovski. ‘Macedonia needs to move forward […]

British Parliament – Macedonia Ready for NATO, but Need a Solution with GreeceJetSettingFools

British Parliament – Macedonia Ready for NATO, but Need a Solution with Greece

“Macedonia is the most ready country for NATO membership, but Greece’s opposition is difficult to overcome without a name, stressed lawmakers in the upper house of the British Parliament, which discussed NATO enlargement in the Western Balkans. ‘There is a role for the for the United Kingdom, United […]

Bosnia Extradites Alleged ISIS Supporter to US

Bosnia Extradites Alleged ISIS Supporter to US

“Bosnian authorities said a man with suspected terrorism links has been extradited to the United States on Tuesday. The prosecutor’s office said in a statement that the agency has taken part in a “complex operation” to locate the suspect and hand him over to the U.S. The operation […]

What Was Said in Tense Vucic-Yee Meeting?Photo: Ekonomia Online

What Was Said in Tense Vucic-Yee Meeting?

“‘America supports an independent republic of Kosovo. He (Yee) told me, ‘you cannot encroach on the territorial integrity of Kosovo.’ I replied, ‘and you encroach on touch the territorial integrity of Serbia nine years ago’. I told him that to his face,” Vucic said, referring to the unilateral […]

Amb. Delawie Speaks at Crime Victims’ Rights Week Conference in KosovoUS Embassy Kosovo

Amb. Delawie Speaks at Crime Victims’ Rights Week Conference in Kosovo

“I am extremely proud that the U.S. Embassy has strongly supported this week since its inception eight years ago, and each year that I’ve spoken I have had the pleasure of highlighting the significant progress that Kosovo has made on crime victims’ rights.  As always, there is more […]

US Embassy in MNE Organizes Workshop on PR in State ProsecutionUS Embassy Montenegro

US Embassy in MNE Organizes Workshop on PR in State Prosecution

“The United States Embassy in Podgorica, INL Rule of Law Program, in Cooperation with the Supreme State Prosecution Office organized a Workshop on Public Relations in State Prosecution.The aim of this workshop is to discuss best practices and possibilities to further enhance the increasing transparency of State Prosecution.  […]

WaPo FLASHBACK: Manafort, McCain and MontenegroLA Times

WaPo FLASHBACK: Manafort, McCain and Montenegro

“…in August 2006, Davis was present again at a social gathering that was also attended by McCain and Deripaska, this time in Montenegro, another Eastern European country in which Davis’s firm was working. The three were among a few dozen people dining at a restaurant during an official […]

BiH Parliament Members to Visit DC and MNUS Embassy

BiH Parliament Members to Visit DC and MN

“The delegation of four members of the BiH Parliament will be traveling next month to Washington DC and Minneapolis, Minnesota, to engage with U.S. counterparts, the State Department, NGOs as well as local government officials to discuss solutions for countering radicalism and extremism globally. They will compare the […]

US, UK Worried About HJPC Ruling in BiHPhoto: Simonetta Di Zanutto

US, UK Worried About HJPC Ruling in BiH

“The Embassies of the United Kingdom and United States of America are deeply concerned about conclusions reached by the High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council (HJPC) on Thursday, following information submitted by the RS Center for the Investigation of War, War Crimes and the Search for Missing Persons.  In […]