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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-owned shops and snack bars targeted by nationalistic attacks. At least a […]

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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 qualif ...

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OSCE demands halt to threats against journalists in Kosovo, Russia

September 18, 2014, by VOANews

The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe has condemned death threats and attacks against journalists in Kosovo and Russia. The OSCE sta ...


Kosovo president asks constitutional court for clarity on nomination of prime minister

June 19, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Kosovo president Atifete Jahjaga sent a request on June 19 2014 to the country’s constitutional court to clarify several constitutional issues ...

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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 […]

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    Kosovo elections marked by low voter turnout
    June 8, 2014, by Deutsche Welle

    Polling stations closed across Kosovo at 7pm local time (1700 UTC ). The electoral commission reported low voter turnout, saying that little more than 25 per cent had cast ballots […]

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    Kosovo holds general elections
    June 8, 2014, by VOANews

    Polls are open in Kosovo for a general election seen as a vital test for Prime Minister Hashim Thaci, and for the country’s attempt to join the European Union. The […]