Kosovo Newswire

Kosovo Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kosovo.

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  1. Serbia, Albania to Build EUR 1 B Nis-Durres MotorwayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sofia News Agency

    ... on state-run Serbian TV channel RTS. The motorway will stretch from Nis to Merdare in Serbia, through Pristina in Kosovo, before reaching Tirana and Durres in Albania. The project is extremely important because it will enhance the entire region's ...

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  2. 'There must be no escape from justice'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | B92

    Marko Djuric said regarding the postponement of Kosovo assembly's session on establishing a special court that "there must be no escape from justice." "Serbia stands firmly behind the establishment of the Special Court.

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  3. PM 'swore on Constitution, not to someone else'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | B92

    ... also commented on a statement of his first deputy and foreign minister, Ivica Dacic, on President Tomislav Nikolic's Kosovo platform, which Dacic said was "too late." "It would be better for different ideas on key national issues to be presented ...

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  4. Pristina: Session on special court postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | B92

    The Kosovo assembly has postponed a sitting on constitutional amendments that would allow for a special war crimes court for the former KLA to be formed. The decision came at the request of Hashim Thaci's Democratic Party of Kosovo , it was announced in Pristina on Friday.

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  5. Balkan leaders: 'We are fed up with seminars'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurActiv.com

    Meeting in Tirana, the leaders of six Western Balkan countries told the European Union yesterday they were becoming impatient with their long wait to join the bloc and needed EU funds to keep up reforms. The prime ministers of Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Bosnia, Kosovo and Albania, all hoping to join the bloc, said their cooperation should be rewarded with projects like new road and rail links.

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  6. President's Kosovo platform is too late - FM DacicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | B92

    Ivica Dacic says that the president's Kosovo platform is too late, that he is not familiar with its contents, but is himself "closer" to the policy if PM Vucic. "It is certain that the prime minister is in contact with the president, that he is consulting about international topics.

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  7. 'Serbia not thinking about recognition'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | B92

    Serbia is not thinking about recognizing Kosovo's independence, he said, adding that this is only being discussed in Tirana and Pristina. No one has spoken about recognition.

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  8. Balkan nations say EU economic aid key for stability.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Peninsula

    ... into the bridges of cooperation and development which will help us to be all together in the big European family," Kosovo Prime Minister Isa Mustafa said. Kosovo, the former Serbian province with an ethnic Albanian majority which unilaterally ...

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  9. 12-year-olds consume drugs in KosovoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kosova Live

    The number of young Kosovars who use drugs is increasing. Kosovo Police Force also confirms that the number of cases has tripled in ten years.

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  10. Expert rules out possibility of Pristina's 'genocide suit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | B92

    The genocide lawsuit against Serbia before the International Court of Justice , announced by the Kosovo authorities, is not possible "for several reasons." "Not only is Kosovo not a UN member, but it is not even a signatory to the Convention on Genocide, which is a precondition for a lawsuit to be filed.

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  11. Serbian, Albanian PMs Agree to Disagree on Kosovo, Seek Closer CooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sofia News Agency

    Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic react as Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama looks on during a joint press conference in Tirana, Albania, 27 May 2015. Photo: EPA Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic and his Albanian counterpart Edi Rama agreed to disagree on Kosovo and sought closer cooperation between their countries.

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  12. The 10 most important things in the world right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Silicon Alley Insider

    People attend a funeral for militants killed earlier this month in neighbouring Macedonia, at Pristina's Martyrs' cemetery in Kosovo May 26, 2015.

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  13. PM praises visit to Albania, 'prepares response to Thaci'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | B92

    ... Meta. Aleksandar Vucic said late on Wednesday in Tirana that "Serbia is preparing a response to an announcement by Kosovo Foreign Minister Hashim Thaci that Pristina will soon bring a genocide claim against Serbia." Vucic told RTS that he "does not ...

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  14. Greater Albania invoked during commemoration in PristinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | B92

    International media are reporting that new calls to create "a Greater Albania" have been heard as terrorists killed in Kumanovo were buried in Pristina. A commemoration was held on Tuesday in the gymnasium of the Pristina University, and like several days earlier in Decani , men wearing uniforms of the so-called Kosovo Liberation Army took part.

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  15. UN applauds Kosovo, Serbia cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | North Denver News

    The UN top official for Kosovo told Security Council today he applauds the initiative of Prime Ministers of Kosovo and Serbia to "communicate directly to resolve pressing issues." Farid Zarif, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Kosovo also said such direct engagements, "which usefully complement and help maintain the momentum' of the dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina "should gradually become the norm, rather than a headline-worthy exceptional event."

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  16. Albania, Serbia pledge to work for Balkans' stabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Yahoo!

    ... press conference marking the first visit by a Serbian head of government. At the heart of the mutual friction was Kosovo, the former Serbian province with an ethnic Albanian majority which unilaterally declared independence in 2008. Belgrade still ...

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  17. Eyeing EU Membership, Albania, Serbia Mend TiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Voice of America

    Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama, left, and his Serbian counterpart Aleksandar Vucic attend a news conference after their meeting in Belgrade, Serbia, Nov. 10, 2014. Serbia and Albania should put aside their differences over Kosovo and forge closer economic ties to help both countries fulfil their ambitions to join the European Union, Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said on Wednesday.

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  18. Eyeing EU membership, Albania and Serbia mend tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Channelnewsasia.com

    TIRANA: Serbia and Albania should put aside their differences over Kosovo and forge closer economic ties to help both countries fulfil their ambitions to join the European Union, Serbian prime minister Aleksandar Vucic said on Wednesday. Speaking in Tirana during the first official visit by a Serbian leader to its southern neighbour, Vucic described the two nations as the backbone of the Western Balkans.

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  19. EU judges jail 11 ex-Kosovo Albanian guerrillas for war crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Channelnewsasia.com

    PRISTINA: European Union judges in Kosovo sentenced 11 former Kosovo Albanian guerrillas, two of them close to ex-prime minister Hashim Thaci, to prison terms on Wednesday for war crimes committed during Kosovo's 1998-99 pro-independence uprising. In two parallel trials, judges from the EU police and justice mission said atrocities were committed against Kosovar civilians held in a camp run by the then-Kosovo Liberation Army , which fought Serbian security forces in the war.

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  20. Serbian prime minister meets with Albanian counterpartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | B92

    Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic has said that the differences between Serbia and Albania have to do with "the stance on Kosovo." Previously, Rama said that Serbia and Albania "have different positions on some issues," but are both in favor of peace.

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