US and The Balkans

US Embassy in Sarajevo and Dodik Take Swipes at Each Other

“Allegations made by the President of Bosnia’s Serb-dominated half, who on Tuesday said that the US Agency for International Development (USAID) was meddling in internal affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina under the guise of fight against corruption, are ‘fabrications’ that are ‘simply untrue,’ the US Embassy in Sarajevo […]

US Supports Prespa Agreement, Looks Forward to Macedonia Being 30th NATO MemberPhoto: Nova Makedonija

US Supports Prespa Agreement, Looks Forward to Macedonia Being 30th NATO Member

“Secretary Michael R. Pompeo met on August 21 with Macedonian Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov. The Secretary congratulated his counterpart on the historic Prespa Agreement between Macedonia and Greece. The Secretary expressed his support for the Prespa Agreement, the implementation of which will allow the country to join NATO […]

Dodik Accuses USAID of Meddling in BiH Affairs

Dodik Accuses USAID of Meddling in BiH Affairs

“According to the Republika Srpska entity President, the US Agency for International Development (USAID) is interfering in the internal affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the RS under the guise of the fight against corruption and that it is time to finally stand up to this. Commenting on […]

Bosnians Celebrate Religious Holidiay Across the United States

Bosnians Celebrate Religious Holidiay Across the United States

“BosnianMuslims living in American, notably in St. Louis, welcomed Bajram (Eid al-Adha) in the mosque of the Islamic Center ‘Nur’, where they worshiped the Bajah prayer. The prayer was headed and hosted by Mufti Sabahudin Eman who emphasized the importance of the Muslim community in North America, but […]

US to Croatia Direct Flight Opens

‘Croatia and the United States will be connected with a direct service from next summer. For the first time in 28 years, a direct service will connect the United States and Dubrovnik on Croatia’s Dalmatian coast. The world’s largest carrier, American Airlines, will introduce seasonal summer flights from […]

Macedonian Foreign Minister in USAPhoto: Nova Makedonija

Macedonian Foreign Minister in USA

“Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov had an official meeting in Washington today with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, during which his US counterpart gave strong support to Macedonia soon becoming the 30th NATO member. ‘This is a very important moment for the Macedonian diplomacy. With Secretary of State Mike […]

Death of US Diplomats in 1995 MarkedPhoto: FENA/Jasmin Hasečić

Death of US Diplomats in 1995 Marked

“The 23rd anniversary of the deaths of US diplomats Josep Kruzel, Robert Frasure and Samuel Nelson Drew and French soldier Stephan Reault at Mount Igman on August 19, 1995 was commemorated with a ceremony and laying of a wreath. After the playing of the national anthems of the […]

US Embassy in BiH on Dodik

US Embassy in BiH on Dodik

“The sanctions on RS President Milorad Dodik by the US Treasury Department are serious, they are not easy or easy to withdraw. Klix.ba was told from the US Embassy in Sarajevo after today’s media speculation about the case. The Embassy remarks that Dodik was sanctioned for opposing the […]

Macedonian Foreign Minister on Working Visit to the United StatesPhoto: EWB

Macedonian Foreign Minister on Working Visit to the United States

“The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Macedonia, Nikola Dimitrov, will pay a working visit to the United States at the invitation of US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo from 20 to 22 August 2018. In addition to the meeting with the State Secretary Pompeo, meetings […]