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  1. Greek village mourns 17-year-old Munich shooting victimRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | KIII

    (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu). Mourners gather in Kosovo's capital Pristina on Sunday, July 24, 2016, in vigil for the victims of the Olympia shopping centre in Munich, where a shooting took place leaving nine people dead two days ago. Three ethnic ...

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  2. Greek village mourns 17-year-old Munich shooting victimRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Houston Chronicle

    Mourners gather in Kosovo's capital Pristina on Sunday, July 24, 2016, in vigil for the victims of the Olympia shopping centre in Munich, where a shooting took place leaving nine people dead two days ago. Three ethnic Albanians, two women and a man, were among the nine people killed by a gunman in Munich.

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  3. The Latest: Shooter received inpatient psychiatric careRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | White Lake Beacon

    ... there is still no evidence of any political motivation to the crime, nor that the shooter killed specific victims. Kosovo held a day or mourning Sunday for three young ethnic Albanians - two women and one man - who were among the nine people killed ...

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  4. Murdered Munich kids lured to their deaths by the promise of free burgersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... site of the massacre was laden with flowers as Germany continued to mourn the victims of Friday's deadly attacks. In Kosovo, President Hashim Thaci has declared today a day of mourning for 21-year-old Dijamant Zabergja and the two teenage girls from ...

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  5. Of the 9 gunned down in Munich, 7 were teenagersRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... Angela Merkel called "an evening and night of horror. Three of the victims were young enthnic Albanians, prompting Kosovo President Hashim Thaci to declare Sunday a day of mourning. He called them "heroes in the war for the joint freedom and values ...

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  6. Munich shooting: Who are the victims of the attack?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Independent

    ... killed are yet to be confirmed but the authorities said three victims are Turkish, one is Greek and three are from Kosovo. Kosovan President Hashim Thaci declared Sunday a day of mourning for three young ethnic Albanians who were killed in the ...

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  7. The Latest: Spain condemns 'senseless' Munich attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gazette

    Kosovo President Hashim Thaci has declared Sunday a day of mourning for three young ethnic Albanians who were killed in the Munich shooting. Thaci, who called it a terrorist attack, says he considered the two young girls and a man as "heroes in the war for the joint freedom and values in Europe."

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    Yesterday | The Cyprus Weekly

    A German-Iranian teenager who killed nine people and then himself in Munich had undergone psychiatric treatment and was in all probability a lone gunman who had no Islamist militant ties, police said on Saturday. The 18-year-old, who was born and raised locally, opened fire near a busy shopping mall on Friday, triggering a lockdown in the Bavarian capital in the third act of violence against civilians in Western Europe - and the second in southern Germany - in eight days.

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  9. Police suspect Munich shooter inspired by Brevik massacre, say no links to ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    Police also said there was evidence the perpetrator had hacked a Facebook account and invited people to come to the McDonalds near the shopping centre to receive free items. The shooter who killed nine people in a Munich shopping mall before killing himself seems to have been inspired by mass killings such as those carried out by Anders Behring Breivik, police said on Saturday.

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  10. The Latest: Merkel vows 'everything possible' for securityRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Madison Press

    ... letter to German Chancellor Angela Merkel, promising "the solidarity of my country in the face of this cruel ordeal." Kosovo leaders say three ethnic Albanians - two women and a man - were among the nine people killed by a gunman in Munich. ...

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  11. The Latest: Police say shooter posted 'invitation' onlineRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Madison Press

    Kosovo leaders say three ethnic Albanians - two women and a man - were among the nine people killed by a gunman in Munich. President Hashim Thaci says on his Facebook page the deaths of the trio from Kosovo was "shocking" and says his nation stands with Germany in "denouncing and fighting any form of terrorism."

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  12. No evidence of links between Munich gunman and IS, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    A teen gunman who killed 10 people in a rampage in Munich was "deranged", police said, linking his actions to Norwegian far-right mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik rather than Islamic State jihadists. Europe reacted in shock to the third attack on the continent in just over a week, after the black-clad gunman went on a shooting spree at a shopping mall on Friday evening before committing suicide.

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  13. Shocked Germany probes 'lone' Munich mass killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    Evacuated people from the shopping mall walk with their hands raised in Munich on July 22, 2016 following a shooting earlier. Munich, Germany: Police were probing Saturday the motives of the lone teenage German-Iranian gunman who went on a deadly rampage at a busy Munich shopping centre, the third bloody attack on civilians in Europe in just over a week.

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  14. Kosovo man charged with joining terrorist groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New Zealand Herald

    " Kosovo prosecutors say an ethnic Albanian who allegedly fought in Syria has been charged with participating in a terrorist group. A prosecutors' statement on Friday said that the defendant, identified only as A.D., allegedly went to Turkey in November 2012 with four other Albanians.

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  15. Kosovo opposition sprays paint on minister's carRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | White Lake Beacon

    Supporters of Kosovo's main opposition political party have sprayed paint on the interior minister's car to protest against government orders not to allow its activist from neighboring Albania to enter the country. The party on Friday acknowledged that in a "symbolic act," activists of the Self-Determination Movement sprayed paint on Skender Hyseni's car in the capital Pristina.

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  16. Can Greece copy Morocco, and stop sulking?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | EurActiv.com

    Anyone ever tried to get from Athens to Skopje or Pristina? It's a journey from hell as the excellent Aegean Airlines, which links all the region's cities, have eliminated Macedonia and Kosovo from their satellite map, writes Denis MacShane. Instead it's a 12-hour trip via Istanbul or Frankfurt, instead of a 60-minute hop to the capital cities of the these two small Western Balkan states.

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  17. Pristina official reacts to ban handed to Russian athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | B92

    Kosovo's deputy foreign minister has called out Russia on Twitter after a blanket ban imposed on its track and field athletes for the upcoming Rio Olympics. Earlier on Thursday, the Court for Arbitration in Sports turned down the appeal from the Russian Olympic Committee and 68 national athletes against previous decision made by the International Association of Athletics Federations .

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  18. Q&A with UN Secretary General Candidate Vesna PusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Time

    APRIL 8: Croatian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Vesna Pusic delivers a speech during a joint press conference with Kosovo's Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Hashim Thaci in Zagreb, Croatia on April 8, 2015. TIME foreign affairs columnist Ian Bremmer spoke to Vesna Pusic, Croatia's former Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, about her effort to become the UN's next secretary general.

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  19. Mogherini, Vucic welcome important progress on EU pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | B92

    ... ey have also discussed future work in the framework of the dialogue for normalization of relations between Serbia and Kosovo," the statement said.

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  20. 'Serbia on stable path, recognizing Kosovo not requirement'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | B92

    ... dialogue with Pristina as part of the Brussels dialogue," Repcekova said. "No one is requesting that Serbia recognize Kosovo's independence, but the EU has an interest in Serbia and Kosovo normalizing their relations, in particular in fields that ...

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