“The first Qatar Airways non-stop flight from Doha to Sarajevo touched down on Tuesday at Sarajevo International Airport, where it was greeted with a traditional water cannon salute. The newly launched service to the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina will operate four times a week, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, with a flight time of six hours, the Doha-based carrier has said in a statement.” (GulfTimes)
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Soon after Crimean officials visited with members of the Serbian far-right Dveri party and Vojislav Seselj’s party, @NATO Secretary-General Deputy @JamesAppathurai is calling for #Serbia to be more open about its relationship with the West
#Balkan States Boycott #Handke's Nobel Prize Award.
#Croatian Presidential Election Heating Up.
#Slovenian PM @sarecmarjan Visits Troops in #BiH, #Kosovo.
Experience the #Balkans by experiencing its nature:
The #Prokletije mountains, or Albanian Alps, run along the border of #Macedonia, #Albania and into #Kosovo, making up one of the regions most beautiful scenes.
Fallout of @avucic Denying Racak Massacre Happened.
N. #Macedonia Won't Ratify NATO Protocol Early.
@NobelPrize Winner, Peter Handke, Won't Address His Views on Srebrenica.
#Slovenia is known for their amazing castles littered throughout the country. While Bled Castle (pictured first) is often the first thought, Predjama Castle, built within the mouth of a cave, rivals its beauty.