All posts tagged Kosovo

  • 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 Party of Kosovo, to […]

  • 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-government slogans and demanding its resignation and early elections. The opposition parties r ...

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • The Jihadi who got cold feet
    November 19, 2015, by VOANews

    VOA’s Jeff Swicord visited Bosnia and Herzegovina and Kosovo to examine radical extremism in the Balkans. This is the third of three parts. The text message read, “Tonight is the […]