All posts tagged Kosovo

May 4, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission proposed on May 4 2016 to lift visa requirements for the people of Kosovo. In a statement announcing the proposal, made to the Council of the EU […]


SAA between Kosovo and EU enters into force on April 1

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 s ...

Handshake between Hashim Thaçi, on the left, and José Manuel Barroso

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 eighth anniversary of Independence is being marked with different […]

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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 […]