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“Bring W. Balkans into EU to keep Turkey and Russia at bay” (B92)

By   /  22/08/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz has called on the EU “to bring the Balkans into its orbit.” In an interview for Germany’s Handelsblatt, quoted by Tanjug, Kurz “warned of the growing influence of Turkey and Saudi Arabia.” “In Sarajevo and Pristina, for example, women are paid to wear the full veil in public. We cannot […]

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Serbia’s foreign minister calls for compromise over Kosovo (Reuters)

By   /  14/08/2017  /  International  /  No Comments

BELGRADE (Reuters) – Serbia’s foreign minister and a top ally of President Aleksandar Vucic has suggested a compromise to end a conflict over Kosovo, the newest independent European state that is blocking Serbia’s hopes of European Union membership. Serbia, where many regard Kosovo as the cradle of their nation and Orthodox Christian faith, refuses to […]

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India opposes membership of Pristina in international organizations (KoSSev, Kontakt plus radio)

By   /  19/07/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Serbian media reported about the meeting between the Serbian Prime Minister, Ana Brnabic and the Ambassador of the Republic of India, Narinder Chauhan, focused on further development of the economic co-operation and support of India regarding the Kosovo issue. During the meeting, Indian Ambassador highlighted that India opposes membership of Pristina in international organizations. In […]

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Rakic: Whatever happens, strong relations with Belgrade remain (Novosti, KoSSev)

By   /  19/07/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

In the next few days I expect consultations with the Albanian political leaders, and after that we will make a decision whether or not to participate in the government of interim institutions in Kosovo, new Char of Srpska Lista and mayor of Mitrovica/Mitrovice North, Goran Rakic stated to Novosti daily. Asked about specific conditions Srpska […]

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Controversy Lingers in Kosovo Over Long Awaited Mosque

By   /  18/07/2017  /  International  /  No Comments

After years of delay, the assembly of the capital of Kosovo looks set to give the go-ahead to the construction of a new ‘Central Mosque’ – despite the objections of civil society groups. A key item on the agenda of the city council in Pristina, Kosovo, on July 25 is the future of the city’s […]

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Dacic: Internal dialogue about Kosovo important (Tanjug, RTS)

By   /  14/07/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Serbian First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ivica Dacic stated to Tanjug that in addition to the Belgrade-Pristina dialogue, internal dialogue about Kosovo is also important. “Regardless the talks hold in Brussels, it is important to have a dialogue within our society, a dialogue between different social and scientific actors,” Dacic said. […]

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Kosovo Café is Lifeline for People With Down’s (Balkan Insight)

By   /  12/07/2017  /  International  /  No Comments

A new café in Pristina where most of the staff have Down’s syndrome has become a hit with locals – while generating much-needed cash for an NGO that aids people with this condition. Kosovo has any number of bars these days – but Bar X21, which opened four months ago, is slightly different from the […]

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Mogherini: Membership to EU would come with reforms and normalization of relations with Kosovo (European Western Balkans Portal)

By   /  12/07/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

The EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini in an interview to the European Western Balkans Portal spoke about the topics such as “Berlin Process,” new phase in a dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina, Bosnia and Hercegovina application for the EU membership and important reforms in the Western Balkans. Mogherini went […]

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Dacic: Sincere dialogue only way towards better life in Kosovo (BETA, N1, Kontakt plus radio)

By   /  11/07/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Serbian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ivica Dacic stated Serbia is strategically oriented towards the European integration, dialogue and reconciliation, Serbian media reported. Dacic made these remarks at an informal meeting of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, taking place in Mauerbach, Austria, adding that Belgrade remains committed to the dialogue with Pristina under […]

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“Stronger efforts to find missing persons” (Danas, KIM Radio)

By   /  30/06/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Authorities in Belgrade and Pristina must undertake stronger efforts to shed light on the destiny of the missing persons during the war in Kosovo, International Committee of the Red Cross Committee warned at a round-table discussion in Geneva. The years are passing by, but the time does not ease the pain of the families. Many […]

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Wolfgang Petritsch – To establish Community of Serb Municipalities as soon as possible (Tanjug, Blic)

By   /  30/06/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Former the EU Envoy for Kosovo, Wolfgang Petritsch considers Kosovo, at the moment, goes through difficult phase and it is necessary to continue the dialogue of Belgrade and Pristina at the highest level. Petritsch stated to Tanjug that Kosovo economically does not progress much, it faces huge unemployment rate in particular among young population, and […]

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Pristina and Belgrade requested to engage on the fate of the missing (Telegrafi)

By   /  21/06/2017  /  Articles from Kosovo media  /  No Comments

The Missing persons’ resource center appealed to Belgrade and Pristina as well as to the international community to nominate senior representatives in order to bring the suffering of the missing persons’ families to an end. The representative of this center, Bajram Çerkini, said that they urge Pristina and Belgrade to use the information that they […]

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