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Lengthy Coalition Talks Ahead for Kosovo, Could Delay Reforms

June 13, 2017, Tuesday // 11:29 in World » Region | Views: 109

Kosovo could be heading towards lengthy talks on forming a coalition government, delaying economic reforms, official preliminary results showed on Monday, Voice of America reports.

Zaev Will Meet Stoltenberg, Mogherini and Hahn in Brussels on Monday

June 11, 2017, Sunday // 16:06 in World » Region | Views: 159

Prime Minister Zoran Zaev will be in Brussels on Monday for meetings with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, European diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Johannes Hahn.

Early General Elections in Kosovo

June 11, 2017, Sunday // 14:02 in World » Region | Views: 100

Kosovo holds early general elections on Sunday, with the voters divided between a coalition of former warlords from the UCK guerrilla army and the Democratic League of Kosovo, with the nationalist Self­Determination party expected to play the role of king

Thousands of Observers in Place as Kosovo Prepares to Hold Early Elections

June 10, 2017, Saturday // 13:40 in World » Region | Views: 121

Kosovo prepares for early general elections on Sunday, in which a coalition of parties of formerly feuding guerrilla commanders looks set to win against the incumbent Democratic League of Kosovo.

Croatian Liberal­-democrats Join Ruling Conservative Coalition

June 8, 2017, Thursday // 11:42 in World » Region | Views: 68

Croatian People's Party (HNS) announced on Wednesday evening that it will join the HDZ led Government in a coalition.

FM Lavrov: West Obsessed with Idea of Ruling the Balkans

June 6, 2017, Tuesday // 18:59 in World » Region | Views: 158

Sergey Lavrov has said the US and several Western countries are obsessed with the idea of ruling the Balkan region once again.

Germany Drafts Mini­-Marshall Plan for Balkans

June 6, 2017, Tuesday // 09:57 in World » Region | Views: 321

­ Germany has drafted a mini­-Marshall Plan for the Balkans aimed at enhancing the regional economies in the coming years and serve as compensation for the countries' long wait for full­-fledged European Union membership, reads Belgrade daily "Vecernje No

Member of NATO: Big day for Montenegro

June 5, 2017, Monday // 09:07 in World » Region | Views: 143

Today Montenegro will be officially join NATO at a ceremony that will take place at the US State Department.

Macedonian President: EU to Restore Power for Transforming Societies on Voluntary Basis

June 3, 2017, Saturday // 21:52 in World » Region | Views: 207

The Balkan region must return to the European agenda while the European Union should restore its power to transform the societies on voluntary basis, Macedonia’s President Gjorge Ivanov told reporters on Saturday after a meeting of the Brdo–Brijuni Proces

Macedonian President to Attend Meeting of Brdo–Brijuni Process Leaders

June 3, 2017, Saturday // 11:19 in World » Region | Views: 142

President Gjorge Ivanov will attend a meeting of the Brdo–Brijuni Process Leaders that is set to take place at Brdo pri Kranju, Slovenia, on Saturday.

Vucic Sworn in as New Serbian President

May 31, 2017, Wednesday // 15:45 in World » Region | Views: 80

Serbia's president-elect, Aleksandar Vucic, will be sworn in on Wednesday in parliament but the ceremonial inauguration will take place later in June, Balkan Insight reported.

Serbia Has No Plans for NATO, says President-elect Vucic

May 30, 2017, Tuesday // 17:28 in World » Region | Views: 113

Serbia has no plans to join NATO, the country’s Prime Minister and President-elect Aleksandar Vucic said in an interview with the Pink TV channel on Tuesday.

Thaci Says He Believes in 'Democratic, Modern and European Elections'

May 27, 2017, Saturday // 17:00 in World » Region | Views: 98

Hashim Thaci says he hopes that the snap parliamentary elections in Kosovo, slated for June 11, will be fair, democratic and comprehensive and organized in line with high standards, and that election results will be generally recognized.

Foreign Ministry Summons Serbian Ambassador over Diplomat's Presence

May 26, 2017, Friday // 18:55 in World » Region | Views: 168

The Foreign Affairs Ministry called Serbian Ambassador to Macedonia Dusanka Divjak Tomic to ask for an explanation why was Embassy Councillor Goran Zivaljevic present during the Parliament incident on April 27.

Bulgaria: Police Bust 'Unique' Human Trafficking Ring

May 26, 2017, Friday // 18:32 in World » Region | Views: 160

Bulgarian police have busted a human trafficking ring through Sofia Airport, it was reported Friday.