All posts tagged Kosovo

March 30, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Stabilization and Association Agreement (SAA) between Kosovo and the European Union will be effective as of April 1 2016. Authorities in Kosovo say that this agreement is the culmination of […]

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Hashim Thaci is elected the new president of Kosovo

February 27, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The parliament of Kosovo on February 26 2016 elected, with 71 votes in favour and 10 invalid votes, Hashim Thaci, the current leader of the Democratic ...

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Kosovo opposition demands government resignation, snap elections

February 18, 2016, by VOANews

Thousands of Kosovo opposition supporters protested peacefully on the eighth anniversary of the country’s independence Wednesday, shouting anti-gove ...

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Eight years of independence, celebrations and protests in Kosovo

February 17, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Kosovo celebrates on February 17 2016 its eighth anniversary of Independence, amid celebrations by the majority and protests by the opposition. The e ...

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    European Parliament votes SAA with Kosovo
    January 21, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The European Parliament voted on January 21 2016 in favour of the Stabilisation and Association Agreement (SAA) between the European Union and Kosovo, as the first most important step for the […]

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    Anti-government protest turns violent in Kosovo
    January 10, 2016, by VOANews

    Kosovo’s worst political crisis since declaring independence from Serbia in 2008 deepened Saturday, with thousands of opposition protesters taking to the streets of the capital, Pristina, to denounce the country’s […]

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    The Balkan route to Western Europe for Yugoslavia guns
    December 6, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    Many weapons on Europe’s black market come via the Balkans. The terrorists in the Paris attacks allegedly used such weapons. The illegal arms trade from the Balkans is a security […]