All posts tagged Kosovo

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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 […]

Kovoso foreign minister Enver Hoxhaj

Kosovo FM makes first-ever official visit to Serbia

October 24, 2014, by VOANews

Kosovo’s foreign minister, Enver Hoxhaj, has made what he calls a historic first-ever official visit to Serbia for European Union-sponsored talk ...

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IOC grants Kosovo provisional Olympic recognition

October 23, 2014, by VOANews

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has granted provisional recognition to Kosovo’s National Olympic Committee (NOC). The Executive Board of t ...

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Nationalism gaining strength in Serbia, Albania

October 21, 2014, by Deutsche Welle

Aleksandar Sekulic’s workdays aren’t always this busy. The young human rights activist has been traveling across Serbia, visiting Albanian ...

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    World football officials: Albania-Serbia violence ‘inexcusable’
    October 15, 2014, by VOANews

    The head of European soccer’s governing body has strongly condemned the violence that erupted during Tuesday night’s Albania-Serbia qualifying match for the 2016 European Championship. UEFA president Michel Platini said, [&helli ...

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    Political crisis in Kosovo deepens
    June 17, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Political efforts continue in Kosovo to secure a majority in the parliament of the country, which would lead to the formation of a government. While the Democratic Party of Kosovo […]

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    Kosovo PM Thaci’s party claims victory
    June 9, 2014, by VOANews

    The ruling party of Kosovo’s Prime Minister Hashim Thaci is claiming victory in the country’s parliamentary elections. With about 70 percent of ballots counted, official preliminary results showed the Democratic […]