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WEEKEND READ: A Sneak Peek into Montenegrin Ambassador and Wife’s Life in Washington DCPhoto: SAVO PRELEVIĆ

WEEKEND READ: A Sneak Peek into Montenegrin Ambassador and Wife’s Life in Washington DC

“Mojca Kaluđerović and her husband, Ambassador of Montenegro Nebojša Kaluđerović, have been together far longer than the existence of the young country they represent. A veteran diplomat for the former nation of Yugoslavia, Nebojša Kaluđerović was serving as ambassador of Serbia and Montenegro to the United Nations when […]

Tusk on EU Enlargement

Tusk on EU Enlargement

“A senior European Union official said Tuesday that a summit next month will reaffirm the “European perspective” of the Western Balkans, a region with fresh memories of war and a long history with Russia. European Council President Donald Tusk’s comments came as he started a weeklong tour to […]

No Agreement on Electoral Law, Set Meeting for May 3Photo: Carles Pobes Panisello

No Agreement on Electoral Law, Set Meeting for May 3

“Representatives of BiH political parties failed to agree on changes to the Election Law. The meeting was held today in Sarajevo, and talks of party chairmen will continue on May 3. President of Democratic Front, Željko Komšić, said that no need to lose hope because talks continue. “If […]

Sarajevo Business Forum Kicks Off

Sarajevo Business Forum Kicks Off

“At today’s Sarajevo Business Forum, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of BiH Denis Zvizdic invited businessmen to invest in BiH. Zvizdic noted that the Council of Ministers of BiH worked on improving the business environment and economic competitiveness in the past year. He added that their work […]

Qatar Airways Hiring Bosnians

Qatar Airways Hiring Bosnians

“Qatar Airways is seeking new cabin crew members from Bosnia and Herzegovina in its first employment drive in the country this year. The Doha-based airline will host a recruitment event in Sarajevo.” (Ex-YU Aviation)

Nationalism Fuels the Split Over Jasenovac Commemoration

Nationalism Fuels the Split Over Jasenovac Commemoration

“Judging by the correspondence between Belgrade and Zagreb in the past few days, one could be forgiven for thinking that World War II has only just ended. The latest strain in relations between Serbia and Croatia is connected with the 73rd anniversary of the liberation of the Jasenovac […]

Thaci Wants Political Consenus for Dialogue With SerbiaPhoto: European Western Balkans

Thaci Wants Political Consenus for Dialogue With Serbia

“Kosovo President Hashim Thaci asked the support of political parties for continuation of the dialogue with Serbia. The Government approved last week a platform which gives head of state a leading role in political dialogue with Belgrade. President Thaci in a Facebook post on Wednesday said that a […]

RFE/RL: Progress Reported in Macedonia Name Talks in ViennaPhoto: EWB

RFE/RL: Progress Reported in Macedonia Name Talks in Vienna

“Macedonia and Greece are “very dedicated” to resolving their long-running name dispute, a UN mediator said on April 25 following talks between the two countries’ foreign ministers in Vienna. “We discussed the open issues between the parties, including the name issue,” Matthew Nimetz said after a meeting in […]

Markovic: W. Balkans to Continue on EU and NATO PathPhoto: Gov.me

Markovic: W. Balkans to Continue on EU and NATO Path

“The Western Balkans must remain focused on the integration processes in the European Union and NATO as the best way to strengthen democracy and development, Prime Minister Dusko Markovic said, adding that Montenegro’s membership in the Alliance would have a positive impact on the stability and security of […]

EU’s Tusk Urges Serbia to Stay on EU Membership PathPhoto: FRANCOIS LENOIR/REUTERS

EU’s Tusk Urges Serbia to Stay on EU Membership Path

“A senior European Union official on Wednesday urged Serbia, a candidate for EU membership that is also Russia’s key ally in Europe, to keep up its bid to join the bloc. “I came here with a clear message,” European Council President Donald Tusk said, speaking in Serbian during […]