Kosovo Newswire

Kosovo Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kosovo.

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  1. President says Serbia is torn between East and WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | B92

    ... we do not have the same position on certain issues. Pakistan recognized the unilaterally declared independence of Kosovo and Metohija, and we know how this recognition come about," Nikolic remarked, adding that despite the country's efforts to cut ...

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  2. Pics: Europe's newest nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Iol.co.za

    On display at the Ethnographic Museum in Kosovo's capital of Pristina is a woman's wooden shoe with a sole covered with intricate carvings and rich inlays of mother-of-pearl. The museum which is in a former 18th-century manor house that once belonged to a wealthy Albanian family during Ottoman rule, also exhibits sumptuous textiles, jewellery and furniture, and includes a birthing room as well as a death room.

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  3. How little Albania could halt Islam's spread into EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Spero News

    ... Albanian Cultural Center in Ankara, founded under the Muaj's leadership and the foreign ministry of the Republic of Kosovo, testifies to the partnership of Albania and Turkey. The cultural center was established two years ago, thanks to close ...

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  4. EU's Unanimous Recognition of Kosovo to Normalise Relations with Serbia - MEPsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Sofia News Agency

    According to MEPs , the recognition of Kosovo by all member states of the EU will be helpful in normalising the relations between Pristina and Belgrade and in bringing more stability to the region. In two resolutions adopted on Thursday, MEPs welcomed the beginning of EU accession negotiations with Serbia and the progress achieved in normalising relations between Belgrade and Pristina in 2015.

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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. European Parliament adopts resolution on SerbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | B92

    ... condition for Serbia's entry into the Union. It welcomes the commitment of Serbia to normalize relations with Kosovo and underlines the will of Belgrade to fully implement the agreements the Community of Serb Municipalities, telecommunications, ...

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  8. Opposition violence in Kosovo 'cause for concern' - UN chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | B92

    UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's latest report on Kosovo expresses concern over the violence resorted to by opposition parties. The report states that these developments contributed to the delay in implementing some aspects of agreements between Belgrade and Pristina, above all the formation of the Community of Serb Municipalities.

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  9. 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

  10. 'IS flag' found in home of suspect arrested near monasteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | B92

    ... Syria and another one of them to have attempted to travel to the Middle East but had been stopped and brought back to Kosovo. The prosecution also believes that the four ethnic Albanians arrested in front of the monastery on Sunday are responsible ...

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  11. PJ Harvey goes to Kosovo in "The Wheel" videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Brooklynvegan

    ... directed by Seamus Murphy who was with Harvey, filming, for much of the project. The song was inspired by a trip to Kosovo (where the video was filmed), and Murphy talks about the video, and the song: The song 'The Wheel' has the journey to Kosovo ...

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  12. Watch PJ Harvey Explore Kosovo in 'The Wheel' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | RollingStone

    PJ Harvey explores Kosovo in the ruminative video for "The Wheel," a track from her upcoming LP, The Hope Six Demolition Project . Directed by Seamus Murphy, the clip collects disparate footage shots of sheep, a man playing clarinet, police wearing riot gear filmed in the area between 2011 and 2015.

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  13. PJ Harvey Shares Stirring Video for 'The Wheel'Read the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Spin

    After sharing her new single on the BBC last week, English chanteuse PJ Harvey has released the video for "The Wheel," off of her forthcoming album The Hope Six Demolition Project . Premiered on Noisey , the clip takes place in Kosovo, where Harvey and photojournalist Seamus Murphy visited - along with Afghanistan and Washington, D.C. in the four years since her last album, 2011's Let England Shake - and which inspired the album.

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  14. Carson Meets With Alleged Organ SmugglerBy Gideon ResnickRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Daily Beast

    ... Bob Dees, the campaign's Christian-crusading chairman, had met with Hashim Thaci, the Deputy Prime Minister of Kosovo. The meeting allegedly highlighted the "special relationship between the Republic of Kosovo and Iowa," according to the press ...

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  15. Pics: Europe's newest nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Iol.co.za

    On display at the Ethnographic Museum in Kosovo's capital of Pristina is a woman's wooden shoe with a sole covered with intricate carvings and rich inlays of mother-of-pearl. The museum which is in a former 18th-century manor house that once belonged to a wealthy Albanian family during Ottoman rule, also exhibits sumptuous textiles, jewellery and furniture, and includes a birthing room as well as a death room.

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  16. [Investigation] Few, but fanatics: The Kosovo women who join ISRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | EUobserver

    Kosovo became one of Europe's most pro-Western societies after the US helped it to break free of Serbia. Laura Hyseni was a typical Kosovo teenager.

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  17. Iowa's first foreign consulate opens in Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Leaders from The Republic of Kosovo and the State of Iowa celebrated the opening of the first diplomatic office located in Iowa: The Consulate of the Republic of Kosovo. The announcement of the opening was made this morning at a press conference held at the Greater Des Moines Partnership Conference Center in Downtown Des Moines, Iowa.

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  18. Republic of Kosovo Opens Consulate in Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Leaders from Kosovo and Iowa celebrated the opening of a new consulate in downtown Des Moines, Kosovo's second consulate in the United States. "We look forward to the exciting opportunities that the future will bring to us.

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  19. Kosovo just opened its diplomatic office in Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    "We chose Des Moines, Iowa, because of our robust ties to the state and the ease of conducting business here," said Hashim Thaci, Deputy Prime Minister of The Republic of Kosovo in a news release. "We have been received in Iowa with the utmost hospitality and we see great opportunity here.

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

    Thursday Jan 28 | B92

    ... Ivanovic. Protesters are carrying Serbian flags and banners reading "Freedom for Ivanovic". Serbs from all parts of Kosovo have come to the protest, including the displaced ones. Ivanovic was last week convicted of war crimes that took place in ...

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