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US urges caution, warns of possible terror attacks in Kosovo (Fox News, AP)

By   /  15/01/2018  /  International  /  No Comments

The United States is warning its citizens to “exercise increased caution in Kosovo due to terrorism” and listed some areas Washington thinks are at increased risk. The State Department warning issued Friday said that “terrorist groups continue plotting possible attacks in the Balkans region, including Kosovo.” It also advises that politically motivated violence occurs throughout […]

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Hasani for exchange of territories with Kosovo (FoNet, Danas)

By   /  15/01/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

MP in the Assembly of Serbia, Fatmir Hasani, from the Democratic Action Party, that is running the Bujanovac municipality, believes the vast majority of Albanians in the south of Serbia would support exchange of territories with Kosovo, Serbian media reported. However, Deputy Mayor of Bujanovac municipality, Stojanca Arsic rejected such possibility as a bad and […]

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Djuric: Stop terror against Serbian population (RTS, Tanjug)

By   /  15/01/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Director of the Office for Kosovo and Metohija, Marko Djuric, strongly condemned “shameful and cowardly attacks” on the property of the Serbs in Kosovo, and said that it was highly irresponsible that the international community did not take more active steps to stop the “terror against the Serbian population”, reports RTS. Congratulating the Serbian New […]

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Witness from Kosovo: March violence organized by criminals supported by services and war parties (Insajder, KoSSev portal)

By   /  15/01/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Kosovo Special Prosecution witness, Shkumbin Mehmeti claims that 2004 March violence was organized by a criminal group, supported by war parties, secret service and big families, Insajder reports referring to KoSSev portal. A criminal group was established by the end of 2001 and this group carried out numerous post-war killings including political ones, portal writes. […]

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Djuric: If Serbia was consulted, Special Court could really be international (BETA, Politika)

By   /  15/01/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Serbian Government Office for Kosovo and Metohija Director, Marko Djuric told the BETA news agency, if Serbia was consulted, the Special Court for war crimes in Kosovo could really be international, and not a court established or dissolved by the Assembly in Pristina. Serbia was not consulted when it was discussed how the Special Court […]

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Kosovo allocates emergency funds for domestic violence shelters (Prishtina Insight)

By   /  15/01/2018  /  International  /  No Comments

Domestic violence shelters that shut down due to budgetary delays are expected to reopen by Monday; meanwhile, only the shelter in Gjakova remains to be functional. On Friday, after reports that domestic violence shelters in Kosovo had been shut down for January and February due to budgetary delays, the Kosovo Government allocated 65,000 euros to […]

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Parents of Albanian ISIS ‘Martyrs’ Abandoned to Grief (Balkan Insight)

By   /  15/01/2018  /  International  /  No Comments

Their sons went to fight for ISIS in Syria or Iraq, and some even had children in the conflict zone, then they were killed, leaving their impoverished relatives in Kosovo, Albania and Macedonia to suffer. Selim Demolli gripped the table with his hands, and his lip trembled with anger as he spoke. The previous day […]

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Kosovo Requests Extradition of Organ Trafficking Suspect (Balkan Insight)

By   /  15/01/2018  /  International  /  No Comments

Kosovo authorities requested the extradition of Moshe Harel, an Israeli citizen accused of being involved in organ- trafficking from Kosovo’s Medicus clinic in 2008. According to justice minister Aberald Tahiri, Kosovo authorities filed an extradition request for Moshe Harel, currently held in detention in Cyprus after being arrested earlier this month. Harel, an Israeli citizen […]

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World’s Eyes on Kosovo Amid Push to Halt War Crimes Court (The New York Times)

By   /  15/01/2018  /  International  /  No Comments

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia — Efforts by Kosovo to suspend a war crimes court set up to prosecute atrocities committed by ethnic Albanians during their independence struggle are threatening relations with Western allies who backed Kosovo’s split from Serbia, European and American officials have warned. The court, based in the Netherlands, was created in 2015 by Kosovo’s […]

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Dacic: Territorial integrity, EU, neighbors – Serbia’s priorities (B92)

By   /  12/01/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic on Thursday delivered a speech to students at the Diplomatic Academy in Belgrade. Dacic told them that Serbia’s key foreign policy priorities are the struggle to preserve the country’s territorial integrity and sovereignty, continuation of the EU negotiation process, and development of good neighborly relations. In […]

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Jevtic with European delegation on problems in Kosovo, Special Court initiative (Tanjug, Dnevnik)

By   /  12/01/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Srpska Lista is against an initiative to revoke the Special Court and the stance of Serb political representatives about it is clear and unequivocal Kosovo Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Communities and Returns, Dalibor Jevtic told representatives of French-German delegation visiting Kosovo, Serbian media reported. Jevtic met yesterday the Germany’s Envoy for South-Eastern Europe, […]

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Is there conflict within SOC when it comes to “Kosovo knot”? (N1)

By   /  11/01/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Reactions on the statement of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SOC) Metropolitan Amfilohije who earlier expressed concern over the way the Serbian Government is trying to untie “the Kosovo knot” do not go silent for a third day in a row, TV N1 reports today. Later statement of the Serbian Orthodox Church Patriarch Irinej that Vucic […]

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