Kosovo Newswire

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  1. Yugoslavia's Complicated ModernismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hyperallergic

    Andrija MutnjakoviA ,a a National and University Library of Kosovo, Pristina, Kosovo, 1971-1982, exterior view , digital reproduction, a 72 A- 90 inches When I arrived in Yugoslavia as a 17-year-old exchange student in 1986, everything seemed wildly foreign. Of course the language - but also the air, scented with cigarette smoke and diesel exhaust; the cuisine, which insisted on certain things like soup and pickled cabbage at nearly every meal; and the bathrooms, with the mysterious absence of shower curtains and toilet paper that took the form of individual, stiff, almost waxy pink paper rectangles.

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  2. RFE/RL Armenian Report - 10/12/2018Read the original story

    Saturday | Groong

    ... has not yet decided whether to contest the parliamentary elections on its own or in an alliance with other groups. Kosovo Leader Makes First-Ever Visit To Armenia October 12, 2018 • Emil Danielyan Armenia - Presidents Armen Sarkissian (R) of ...

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  3. Beck, Hennings experience immersive trip to KosovoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | The Dysart Reporter

    Karson Hennings of Dysart and Dysart-La Porte FFA Instructor Louis Beck recently returned from an educational trip to Kosovo from September 22-28, learning more about the small European country and its agriculture firsthand. The trip was part of Hawkeye Community College's international program aimed at developing a relationship with the relatively new country as it struggles to establish an agriculture economy.

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  4. Kosovo Leader Makes First-Ever Visit To ArmeniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Armenian Liberty

    Despite Armenia's continuing reluctance to recognize his country's independence, President Hashim Thaci of Kosovo was received by his Armenian counterpart Armen Sarkissian on Friday on the sidelines of a summit of the Francophonie organization held in Yerevan. Thaci was among the leaders of over three dozen French-speaking nations who arrived in the Armenian capital to take part in the two-day summit.

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  5. Forget about central Serbia - PM tells PristinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | B92

    ... a long-term normalizalation of relations between Belgrade and Pristina." This was the prime minister's response to Kosovo President Hashim Thaci's assertion that he received the support of French President Emmanuel Macron for Belgrade and Pristina ...

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  6. Serbians and Spanish walk out of conference over KosovoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | B92

    The Serbian delegation, headed by committee chairman Zarko Obradovic, left the conference alongside the Spanish parliamentary delegation because of the way Kosovo was represented at the event. The Serbian and Spanish delegations protested because temporary institutions in Pristina were represented with a flag and the name "Kosovo" without an asterisk , the Serbian National Assembly announced late on Thursday.

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  7. Visa liberalisation for Kosovo: The only tangible result for the foreseeable futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | EurActiv.com

    Kosovar citizens walk in the 'Mother Teresa' square decorated with Kosovo and EU flags in Pristina, Kosovo on 5 May 2016. The European Commission proposed in Brussels on 03 May 2016 visa-free travel for the citizens of Kosovo.

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  8. OPINION: A New Normal For Dictatorships - Spreading Fear Through Embassies?Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 11 | The Daily Caller

    ... dissidents avoid Turkish consulates Turkish Intelligence Agency MIT abducted six dissidents - Gulen followers - from Kosovo and kept them inside the Turkish consulate in Pristina and shared their pictures with the press while inside the Turkish ...

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  9. Times: Jihadis are back in Kosovo - 'caliphate is not dead'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | B92

    British daily the Times has published an article under the headline, "ISIS jihadists back in Kosovo ready to die for caliphate." It states that according to what is known to authorities in Pristina, since 2012, 348 adults had gone from Kosovo to Syria to join Islamic State.

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  10. Kosovo holds second gay pride parade without incidentRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 10 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... freedom of expression and non-discrimination, calling on society to be more tolerant and accept diversity. Senior Kosovo officials, diplomats and gay activists from the region joined the march, which was held without any incidents reported but under ...

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  11. The Friday Five: Five Current ERISA Litigation Highlights - October 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 8 | JD Supra

    ... under ERISA? No, according to Bajrami . In this case, the plaintiff, Salih Bajrami, was a citizen of the Republic of Kosovo who signed an annual contract to work for AECOM/GSS Ltd., a corporation based in the Cayman Islands. To support United States ...

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  12. Albanian government blocks Serbia Telekom's plans for Balkan expansionRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 7 | Total Telecom

    ... will likely stem from a political nexus. Serbia refuses to acknowledge the independence of the breakaway republic of Kosovo, the vast majority of whose population are ethnic Albanians (95 per cent). Serbia still claims Kosovo as a Serbian province, ...

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  13. Gay activists seek 'freedom' at Kosovo pride paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Channelnewsasia.com

    PRISTINA: Hundreds of people took part in a gay parade in Pristina on Wednesday , demanding "freedom" and "equal rights" in patriarchal and Muslim majority Kosovo. Waving rainbow flags and banners bearing the motto of the parade "In the Name of Freedom", they marched through Pristina's main street, saying they were "walking for those who can not join us".

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  14. Kosovo stages second Gay Pride parade under heavy securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Reuters

    Hundreds of people turned out on Wednesday for Kosovo's second Gay Pride parade under heavy police escort after a party that espouses Islamic values urged the government to scrap the event. People hug during the second lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Pride Parade in Pristina, Kosovo October 10, 2018. 3 comments

  15. 'Pristina on big defensive, Serbia on offensive'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | B92

    The minister added that, on the other hand, Serbia continues to lobby some countries to withdraw their recognition of Kosovo. And Dacic is certain that by the end of the year, there will be more such withdrawals, which is why he expects the number of countries recognizing Kosovo to quickly fall below 100.

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  16. Why Borders Are Not the Problem-or the Solution-for Serbia and KosovoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Foreign Affairs

    ERIC GORDY is Professor of Political and Cultural Sociology at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College London, and the author of Guilt, Responsibility, and Denial: The Past at Stake in Post-MiloA eviA Serbia. In August, political leaders in Kosovo and Serbia proposed to resolve long-standing tensions by exchanging territory: Serb-populated municipalities in the north of Kosovo would come under Belgrade's administration, while Albanian-populated towns in the south of Serbia would be yoked to Pristina.

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  17. Dacic talks about 'EU or Kosovo dilemma'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | B92

    ... strategic goals. "Our strategic goal is to enter the EU, but we cannot enter until a legally binding agreement with Kosovo is reached," he said. "Romania and the four EU countries that have not recognized Kosovo will say that that is not necessary, ...

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  18. 'PfP program optimal form of cooperation with NATO'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | B92

    ... the "Serbia 2018" exercise. The minister "also said that for Serbia KFOR is the only legitimate armed formation in Kosovo and Metohija, which must not be reduced, expressing gratitude for the involvement of NATO countries in its composition," the ...

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  19. NATO Chief Arrives in Serbia For Three-Day VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 6 | Weekday Magazine

    Stoltenberg and Vucic will also attend the opening ceremony of the civil emergency exercise "SRBIJA 2018," which is co-organized by the NATO Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Center and Serbia's Interior Ministry. Ahead of his trip, Stoltenberg said EU-mediated talks between Serbia and neighboring Kosovo were important for peace and security in the region.

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  20. President 'disengages' troops put on alert last weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | B92

    ... they live, the Ministry of Defense said. The troops in question were put on highest combat readiness level after Kosovo President Hashim Thaci, accompanied by special Rosu units, visited Lake Gazivode in the northern, mostly Serb part of Kosovo. ...

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