All posts tagged Kosovo

August 4, 2015, by VOANews

The European Union and the United States have welcomed Kosovo Parliament’s vote Monday to establish a special war crimes court to prosecute former Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) guerrillas as a […]

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3 arrested, 2 held in possible plot to taint Pristina’s water

July 12, 2015, by VOANews

Police in Kosovo said Saturday that they had cut off drinking water to much of the capital, Pristina, after arresting three terror suspects near a res ...

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Five EU members under pressure to recognise Kosovo

June 8, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Five European Union member states that have not recognised the 2008 unilateral declaration of Kosovo’s independence are under pressure to change the ...

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Macedonia crisis: How the neighbours have reacted

May 12, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

From Athens to Belgrade, Pristina and Sofia to Tirana, all of Macedonia’s neighbours have had something to say about the troubles in the former ...

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    Kosovo marks seventh anniversary of independence
    February 17, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Kosovo marks on February 17 2015 the seventh anniversary of the proclamation of independence, one of the most important dates in the history of the country. Contrary to other years, this […]

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    Bulgaria’s Plevneliev holds talks with four Balkans presidents
    February 2, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev held talks with the presidents of four Balkans countries who attended the February 1 state funeral in Sofia of Zhelyu Zhelev, Bulgaria’s first democratically-elected president, who […]

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    Kosovo gains Olympic recognition
    December 10, 2014, by VOANews

    The International Olympic Committee has officially recognized Kosovo, paving the way for the former Serbian province to compete in the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro as an independent country. […]

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    Kosovo’s parliament votes approval of new government
    December 10, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    With 73 votes in favour, 38 against and two abstentions, the parliament of Kosovo voted on December 9 2014 to approve the new government of the country led by prime minister […]

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    Albanian, Serbian leaders clash over Kosovo
    November 10, 2014, by VOANews

    Serbia’s prime minister clashed with his visiting Albanian counterpart Monday in Belgrade over the independence of Kosovo, which was a province of Serbia until 2008. Just before a televised joint […]