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Thaci: Kosovo to have stable, pro-European and multiethnic government (RTK)

By   /  25/05/2017  /  Articles from Kosovo media  /  No Comments

President of Kosovo, Hashim Thaci, said in an interview for Austrian daily Salzburger Nachrichten that he would like to see Brussels more engaged in the Western Balkans region but that he was not expecting any “miracles” from the meeting between the EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini and Western Balkans leaders. Asked about visa liberalisation, […]

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“Everyone understands we need peace in W. Balkans” (B92)

By   /  25/05/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini’s informal dinner with prime ministers of the Western Balkan Six was held in Brussels late on Wednesday. All present confirmed their full commitment to continue working for the European Union integration process, as confirmed by the EU at the March 2017 European Council, a statement published on the EEAS […]

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Two memorandums of cooperation to be signed at CEC (RTK)

By   /  19/05/2017  /  Articles from Kosovo media  /  No Comments

Two memorandums of cooperation will be signed today at the Central Election Commission (CEC). Initially, CEC will be signing a memorandum of cooperation with the EU Office in Kosovo, for monitoring of the early parliamentary elections. Another memorandum of cooperation will be signed between the government of Kosovo and the EU Office in Kosovo. These […]

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EU: We want elections and results acceptable for everyone (Gazeta Metro)

By   /  18/05/2017  /  Articles from Kosovo media  /  No Comments

The Office of the European Union in Kosovo, requests for the election process in Kosovo to by fair and in accordance with the European standards. “As far as the election process itself is concerned, Kosovo should demonstrate capability to organize fair and free elections in accordance with the European standards,” the EU officials said adding […]

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Mogherini to meet leaders of Western Balkans (Gazeta Metro)

By   /  18/05/2017  /  Articles from Kosovo media  /  No Comments

The European Union High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, will meet on 24 May for a working dinner six Western Balkans leaders. Media in Brussels report that the intention of this informal meeting is to discuss the situation in the region.

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UNMIK Headlines 18 May

By   /  18/05/2017  /  UNMIK Media Reports  /  No Comments

“Guns vs. Roses” election battle (Koha Ditore/Epoka e Re)
“War wing” aims over 50 percent of votes (Epoka e Re)
No coalition agreement reached between LDK and Vetevendosje (dailies)
U.S. reiterates: Support uncorrupt candidates (Zeri)
100 observers from the EU will be monitoring elections (Epoka e Re)
IMF advises parties not to promise pay raise during election campaign (Koha)

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US to send 130 more soldiers to Kosovo (B92, Blic)

By   /  16/05/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Analysts say the US announcement of sending an additional 130 troops to Kosovo to support KFOR and NATO is a message to warmongering politicians in the region. The troops in question are members of US special units of the Tupelo-based 1st Battalion, “highly trained for emergency response,” the daily Blic is reporting. They will arrive […]

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Region is “exposed to risks from escalating rhetoric” – EU (B92)

By   /  16/05/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

The EU has been repeatedly “called out” by Belgrade for failing to react to statements made by Ramush Haradinaj. This topic has now been addressed by Federica Mogherini’s spokeswoman. Maja Kocijancic assessed that “statements that can be interpreted as political interference in neighboring countries are not helpful in building good neighborly relations in the Western […]

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Analyst: EU sees Vucic as politician who will deliver Serbia’s recognition of Kosovo (InSerbia)

By   /  15/05/2017  /  International  /  No Comments

Struggling against Euroscepticism in Western Europe, the EU is seeking to reinvent itself with expansion to the East that threatens the stability of the Balkans, analyst Igor Pshenichnikov warns. Amid rising Euroscepticism in Western Europe, the EU is focused on eastern enlargement, but its desire to “relaunch” the European project depends on pressuring eastern European […]

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UNMIK Headlines 15 May

By   /  15/05/2017  /  UNMIK Media Reports  /  No Comments

LDK against the idea of a broad pre-election coalition (Koha Ditore)
Veseli: Elections came as consequence of Mustafa’s failure (Epoka e Re)
Haradinaj: Internationals to settle Kosovo-Serbia outstanding issues (Koha)
Xharra in a stable condition following assault (Koha/Insajderi)
Hoyt hopes new Kosovo prime minister will ratify demarcation (Lajmi)
Rakic blames EU for murders in the north (Zëri)

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Apostolova, Head of EU Office in Kosovo: Let’s celebrate our common values together (European Western Balkans)

By   /  09/05/2017  /  Articles from Kosovo media  /  No Comments

European Western Balkans carries the speech of the Head of the EU Office in Kosovo/EU Special Representative, Nataliya Apostolova,  on Europe Day 2017: Good morning Kosovo citizens, Mirëdita, Dobar dan to all, on Europe Day in Kosovo! On 9 May we celebrate peace and unity in Europe. On this day, we reconfirm our common values of […]

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Serbia delivers non-paper to EU with four requests (Večernje Novosti)

By   /  05/05/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Minister without Portfolio in charge of EU integration Jadranka Joksimović and Director of the Office for Kosovo and Metohija Marko Đurić met with ambassadors of EU member-states in Belgrade on Thursday. The ambassadors were informed about the current situation in the region, positions of Belgrade regarding the open threats and negative reactions towards Serbia as […]

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