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  1. Kosovo FM 'received death threat from IS leader'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Bangkok Post

    Kosovo's foreign minister and former premier Hashim Thaci says he received a death threat purportedly from the leader of the Islamic State organisation over his opposition to the extremist group. Kosovo's Foreign Minister Hashim Thaci told AFP he received "a death threat against me and my family," allegedly signed by IS chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi A Pristina news website this week reported details of a letter addressed to then-prime minister Thaci in late 2014, allegedly signed by IS chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, calling on him to abandon Kosovo's alignment with the West or face "great revenge".

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  2. Official: Claim Belgrade wanted Ivanovic jailed 'monstrous'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | B92

    Kosovo Office Deputy Director Dusan Kozarev has rejected the allegations of a former U.S. and UN diplomat regarding the case of Oliver Ivanovic. Former UN representative in northern Kosovo Gerard Gallucci previously wrote in an article that Belgrade was involved in the incarceration Ivanovic, a Serb politician from the north who was recently found guilty on war crimes charges.

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  3. European Parliament adopts resolution on SerbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | B92

    The European Parliament passed a resolution on Serbia on Thursday, with 498 votes in favour, 66 against and 70 abstentions. The resolution calls for opening key Chapters 23 and 24 in EU entry talks as soon as possible, welcomes the progress achieved in the normalisation of Belgrade-Pristina relations and encourages Serbia to continue with economic reforms.

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  4. Short list of Oscar nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Albany Times Union

    Leading actors of the film "Shok" Lum Veseli, back, and Andi Bajgora hug each other while celebrating the film's 2016 Oscar nomination in the Best Live Short Action Film category, in Kosovo's capital Pristina on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016. For the first time ever Kosovo received a Oscar nomination for 'Shok' in the short film live action category. 21 comments

  5. EU accession main goal; Serbia won't be migrant center - FMRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | B92

    The main objective of Serbia's foreign policy remains unchanged - membership in the European Union, Ivica Dacic said on Tuesday. The main objective of Serbia's foreign policy remains unchanged - membership in the European Union, Ivica Dacic said on Tuesday. 6 comments

  6. K. Mitrovica: Citizens rally in support of Oliver IvanovicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | B92

    Citizens gathered on Friday in the northern part of Kosovska Mitrovica in support of leader of the Citizens' Initiative SDP Oliver Ivanovic. Protesters are carrying Serbian flags and banners reading "Freedom for Ivanovic".

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  7. Oliver Ivanovic taken to prison, lawyer confirmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | B92

    Last week, the international court chamber of the Basic Court on Kosovska Mitrovica found him guilty of war crimes and convicted him to nine years in prison. A protest will be held in this town on Friday against the decision passed by EU mission to Kosovo, EULEX, judges.

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  8. Kosovo round goes 'in very good atmosphere' - MogheriniRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | B92

    EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini on Wednesday in Brussels mediated in another round of the Belgrade-Pristina dialogue, held in Brussels. A statement after the meeting said that Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic, Kosovo Prime Minister Isa Mustafa and herself took part in the talks "held in a very good atmosphere."

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  9. Serbian official accuses Kosovo PM of 'telling lies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | B92

    Kosovo Prime Minister Isa Mustafa has "incorrectly interpreted the outcome of the round of dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina," says Marko Djuric. The director of the Serbian Government Office for Kosovo and Metohijae noted late on Wednesday that this "particularly applies" to Mustafa's statements regarding the drafting of the statute of the future Community of Serb Municipalities .

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  10. PMs to meet after separate meetings with MogheriniRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | B92

    Serbian PM Aleksandar Vucic arrived Wednesday at the European External Action Service headquarters in Brussels for a meeting with Federica Mogherini. Vucic's meeting with the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy is part of the new round of high-level dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina.

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  11. Love for Clintons Lingers in Kosovo, as Country Awaits US ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Voice of America

    A statue of former US President Bill Clinton looking towards Bill Clinton Boulevard on a snowy January afternoon in Pristina, Kosovo, Jan. 18, 2016. Bill Clinton Boulevard bisects the city, on which a 10-foot effigy of the former U.S. president, and a giant billboard depicting his smiling face stand.

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  12. Nikolic reacts to criticism after 'genetic material' commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | B92

    "What heresy and violation of the Constitution is it if one wants to preserve one's nation?," President Tomislav Nikolic has asked. This was his response to the criticism he received after his speech at the ceremony to lay the cornerstone of future a future Center for Stem Cells in Kragujevac - a part of the Centers of Excellence.

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  13. Community of Serb Municipalities will be formed - Kosovo PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | B92

    The Brussels agreement will be implemented and the Community of Serb Municipalities will be formed, says Kosovo PM Isa Mustafa. "While dialogue in Brussels is ongoing, the Serbian government nominates or determines parallel authorities in education and health care in Kosovo municipalities," Mustafa told Vojvodina's provincial public broadcaster RTV in what Beta agency said was his first interview with a Serb media.

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  14. Abbot remembers friend slain while defending Muslim manRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | B92

    Heroes do not lose that which makes a human a human even in inhumane times, Sava Janjic, abbot of the Serbian Orthodox Monastery of Decani in Kosovo, has said. Speaking for B92 on the anniversary of the death of his school friend Srdjan Aleksic, Janjic identified these characteristics as "our readiness to help others in trouble, even at the price of sacrificing ourselves."

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  15. Kosovo Serb Politician Gets 9 Years in Prison for war CrimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | News Max

    An international court on Thursday sentenced a leading Kosovo Serb politician to nine years in prison for war crimes against ethnic Albanian civilians - a ruling that could heighten tensions in the Balkan region and prompted Belgrade to start reconsidering its EU-mediated reconciliation talks with Pristina. Judges of the European Union's justice mission in Kosovo found Oliver Ivanovic guilty of murder and torture of civilians in 1999 during Kosovo's war for independence from Serbia when Serb paramilitary forces attacked ethnic Albanians amid NATO bombings.

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  16. EU announces resumption of Kosovo dialogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | B92

    The Belgrade-Pristina dialogue will resume on Wednesday, January 27, a statement posted on the European External Action Service website has said. The talks will continue with a meeting between Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic and Kosovo Prime Minister Isa Mustafa, it has been announced.

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  17. Political crisis threatens Kosovo's economic outlook - IMFRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Political crisis in Kosovo represents the "key risk" to a funding deal with the International Monetary Fund and may force a revision of the young country's economic outlook for this year and coming years, the IMF warned on Monday. A tourist stands on the martyr cemeteries in the village of Bajgora, northern Mitrovica during sunset December 26, 2015. 1 comment

  18. Serb Community to be 'main topic' of Kosovo roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | B92

    Marko Djuric said on Monday the main topic of the next Brussels meeting would be the implementation of the deal on the Community of Serb Municipalities . The director of the Serbian government's Office for Kosovo and Metohija told reporters in the municipality of Ranilug, eastern Kosovo, that an executive order on the establishment of the Community, as agreed on August 25, 2015, would have to be made.

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  19. Protection program in place for KLA crimes witnesses - dailyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | B92

    Witnesses who will testify about the crimes committed by the ethnic Albanian KLA in Kosovo "are already in the protection program." Many have been relocated "around the world," Belgrade-based daily Danas is reporting, adding that "the software with all the data about the cases of the court is fully protected and located in Brussels."

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  20. 'Serbia in favor of dialogue, but one where it, too, gains'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | B92

    There is no doubt everything should be solved through dialogue, but at a table where there is something for Serbia, too, says Marko Djuric. This table should not be one "where obligations are issued to Serbia only," the director of the Serbian government's Office for Kosovo and Metohija told state broadcaster RTS.

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