“Continues the national emergency originally declared on June 26, 2001, by EO 13219 to deal with the unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security and foreign policy of the United States constituted by the actions of persons engaged in, or assisting, sponsoring, or supporting (i) extremist violence in the Republic of Macedonia and elsewhere in the Western Balkans region, or (ii) acts obstructing implementation of the Dayton Accords in Bosnia or United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 of June 10, 1999, in Kosovo. The President subsequently amended that order in Executive Order 13304 of May 28, 2003, to take additional steps with respect to acts obstructing implementation of the Ohrid Framework Agreement of 2001 relating to Macedonia.” (GPO)
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Brilliant exchange & full accordance on the way ahead. US & Kosovo enjoy excellent relations & we’ll cont. deepening them. Thank you @SecPompeo for your commitment to support Kosovo’s full integration in the Euro-Atlantic family. Kosovo is blessed w/ the trust & partnership of US
#Kosovo PM @albinkurti calls for the dismissal of President @HashimThaciRKS after revealing he made a secret deal with @NATO in 2013 while in the role of PM.
#US Ambs. to the #Balkans in #WashingtonDC.
#Kosovo's @HashimThaciRKS Meets W/ @BrookingsInst, @Heritage, @TheWilsonCenter, and @AtlanticCouncil.
U.S., #EU Respond to #Serbia's Pantsir Acquisition from #Russia.
#Coronavirus Hits the Region.
"We have determined that we have the first patient who has been confirmed to have the virus." @AndrejPlenkovic
.@mhgonchar of The @nytimes tests your knowledge on #Montenegro, or #CrnaGora. How much do you know?