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One-way Ticket Abroad Alluring Option for Weary Bulgarians

March 24, 2017, Friday // 21:50 in World » Region | Views: 115

After trying for 20 years to eke out a living as the owner of a driving school in Bulgaria, Zlatinka Zlateva finally gave up last September and took a job as a nanny in Britain, Channel News Asia reports.

Stier: Croatia Wants Stability in Southeast Europe

March 24, 2017, Friday // 18:46 in World » Region | Views: 102

Croatia does not want radicalisation of the situation in Southeast Europe and can contribute by promoting stability in the region, Croatian Foreign Minister Davor Ivo Stier said in Washington on Thursday, HINA reports.

Greece: Woman and Child Injured in Migrant Clash in Chios

March 23, 2017, Thursday // 17:25 in World » Region | Views: 69

A woman and a child were injured in overnight clashes between Afghan and Algerian migrants at a camp on Greek island of Chios on Wednesday night, MIA reports from Athens.

Eight 'Suspect' Packages Found at Athens Sorting Center

March 20, 2017, Monday // 21:56 in World » Region | Views: 62

Greek police on Monday (Mar 20) said they had located eight "suspect" packages similar to mail bombs sent by a domestic militant group to key economic institutions last week, Channel News Asia reported.

Bulgaria Ready to Protect Border with Turkey

March 19, 2017, Sunday // 14:51 in World » Region | Views: 221

Bulgaria's Defence Minister Stefan Yanev said on Saturday that he is ready to boost patrols and finish a fence along its southeastern frontier with Turkey in an effort to hold off any new influx of migrants, MIA writes.

EU Project for Educating Young Professionals in Western Balkan Countries

March 16, 2017, Thursday // 14:34 in World » Region | Views: 109

To promote regional cooperation in the EU integration process by building cross-­border relations between young professionals from Macedonia, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albania, Montenegro and Kosovo, and to enhance their professional capacities, bei

Thaci: International Community Aware of Kosovo Army for Three Years

March 16, 2017, Thursday // 11:16 in World » Region | Views: 77

Kosovo President Hashim Thaci has said the transformation of Kosovo's security forces into an army cannot be considered an unilateral move because the international community has been aware of Kosovo's activities in this regard for three years.

Prime Minister of Macedonia Attends Regional Meeting in Sarajevo

March 16, 2017, Thursday // 09:36 in World » Region | Views: 126

­ Prime Minister Emil Dimitriev attends a regional meeting of heads of Governments in the Bosnian capital of Sarajevo on Friday.

Nazi not on Sar Planina, but in Custody in Kosovo

March 13, 2017, Monday // 15:40 in World » Region | Views: 329

Regarding the information that has been published on some web portals these past few days, that, allegedly, Lirum Jakupi-Nazi is on Sar Planina together with 80 other armed individuals, the Ministry of Interior of Republic of Macedonia informed the public

Albanian Police Seize over 1.6t Marijuana

March 13, 2017, Monday // 14:40 in World » Region | Views: 129

The Albanian police seized over 1,6 tones of marijuana in several operations over the past day.

Montenegro's Former President Marovic Goes to Prison

March 10, 2017, Friday // 19:57 in World » Region | Views: 147

A former Montenegrin and Yugoslav top politician, Svetozar Marovic, pleaded guilty to corruption charges and will serve nearly three years in prison, MIA writes.

Balkan Fears: Kosovo Army Can Easily Stir Macedonia and South of Serbia

March 10, 2017, Friday // 10:22 in World » Region | Views: 420

The formation of a Kosovan army will only further spark tension on the Balkans.

US Embassy in Pristina Concerned over Kosovo Security Force Transformation Process

March 8, 2017, Wednesday // 22:05 in World » Region | Views: 122

The United States is concerned by Kosovo’s announced intention to change the mandate of the Kosovo Security Force (KSF) without a constitutional amendment, the US Embassy in Pristina said Wednesday in a press release.

Serbia Condemns Kosovan Push to Form its Own Army

March 8, 2017, Wednesday // 09:40 in World » Region | Views: 117

Serbia condemned a move by Kosovan President Hashim Thaci, who proposed a bill that would create an army of Kosovo.

Kotzias: Basic Democratic Process Must Function in Western Balkan Countries

March 7, 2017, Tuesday // 15:01 in World » Region | Views: 88

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias following Monday’s EU Foreign Affairs Council stated that they talked briefly about the migration issue and had an in-­depth discussion of the crisis that exists in the Western Balkans