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Kosovo Amb Citaku and Serbia FM Dacic Square Up  in UNPhoto: impakter.com

Kosovo Amb Citaku and Serbia FM Dacic Square Up in UN

Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic and Kosovo Ambassador to the USVlora Citaku have faced off at a UN Security Council session on Kosovo. Their statements focused on the European Union facilitated dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina, the status of the UN Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK), and the status of […]

Amb. Delawie Urges Kosovo to Ratify; Demarcation Commission RespondsUS Embassy Kosovo

Amb. Delawie Urges Kosovo to Ratify; Demarcation Commission Responds

The US Embassy in Kosovo has released a statement on November 14, 2017, urging the Kosovo government to ratify the border demarcation and “promote the interests of Kosovo’s citizens in this matter.” “The U.S. Embassy was disappointed by the new border commission’s report to the Assembly Committee on European […]

Reports on Russian Influence in Kosovo and Macedonia

Reports on Russian Influence in Kosovo and Macedonia

“Kosovar Center for Security Studies recently published a report on the Russian presence in Kosovo and how the Russian influence is exercised internally, but also in regard to the country’s international status. The report is part of a growing interest of research community in Europe on how Russia […]

Final Day of Zaev in Slovenia – Meets President, Speaker of ParliamentPhoto: vlada.mk

Final Day of Zaev in Slovenia – Meets President, Speaker of Parliament

“Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, met with the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, as a part of the official visit of the governmental delegation of the Republic of Macedonia to the country. Prime Minister of Macedonia Zoran Zaev congratulated President Pahor victory on the recent election […]

International Energy Summit in PodgoricaWorld

International Energy Summit in Podgorica

“The International Summit and Exhibition Hydropower Balkans 2017 will on Wednesday open in Podgorica, Montenegro, where executives of energy companies, representatives of ministries and financial institutions, service providers and equipment suppliers will until November 17 discuss construction and reconstruction of hydroelectric power plants in the region. On the […]

Suspended Sentences for US Embassy Attackers in BelgradePhoto: react.usip.org

Suspended Sentences for US Embassy Attackers in Belgrade

“A Serbian court on Tuesday issued suspended prison sentences for four suspects and acquitted three others who were tried in the 2008 torching of the U.S. embassy in Belgrade after a rally against Kosovo’s declaration of independence. The U.S. embassy criticized the ruling, saying ‘it is difficult to understand […]

Romania Expels & Bans Serbian “Chetnik” for Military EspionagePhoto: berec.europa.eu/

Romania Expels & Bans Serbian “Chetnik” for Military Espionage

“A Romanian court has expelled and banned a pro-Russian Serbian nationalist for 15 years after he showed an interest in obtaining classified information on Romanian military installations. Romania’s Intelligence Service said Tuesday that Bratislav Zivkovic, 42, is a commander of Serbia’s Chetnik paramilitary and went to Crimea in […]

Serb Sentenced to 1 Year of Jailfor Lying to Obtain US CitizenshipPhoto: WLIX.com

Serb Sentenced to 1 Year of Jailfor Lying to Obtain US Citizenship

“A former Serbian militia member charged with killing a Muslim couple in 1994 during the Bosnian war has been sentenced to one year in prison for lying to obtain his U.S. citizenship. A federal judge in Grand Rapids who sentenced 56-year-old Alexander Kneginich on Tuesday also stripped him of his […]

US, Russia Meet in Belgrade – No Compromise on DonbasPhoto: Boris Dimitrov

US, Russia Meet in Belgrade – No Compromise on Donbas

“During the November 13 meeting held in Belgrade between U.S. Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker and Russia’s top presidential aide Vladislav Surkov, the parties have discussed the possibility to deploy a UN peacekeeping mission in eastern Ukraine, TASS news agency reported quoting Surkov as saying following the […]

Putin Congratulates PahorDW

Putin Congratulates Pahor

“I would like to confirm our readiness to continue our constructive dialogue and joint work on the development of friendly Russian-Slovenian relations and mutually beneficial bilateral cooperation in various areas. I am sure that this meets the core interests of our peoples and helps with security and stability on the European continent.” (Kremlin)