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BiH prevented terrorist from entering the country
BiH Security Minister Dragan Mektic stated at a press conference on Wednesday that BiH security agencies during the night prevented the entry of a foreign national into BiH about whom they had reliable information that he is close to the Islamic State and other terrorist organisations and groupsThis person tried to misuse the visa regime liberalization but he was disclosed at the Sarajevo International Airport where he was detained and then returned to his home country said Mektic to reporters in Saraj...
Missing people will be a topic of agenda in the dialogue between Kosovo and Serbia
In the next phase of dialogue that will be held in Brussels between Kosovo and Serbia Kosovos team will request an inquiry upon the issue of people who went missing during the warThis was declared today by the president of Kosovo Hashim Thaci in the conference organized by the Center for Missing PeoplePresident of Kosovo Hashim Thaci said that its painful that all these years no efforts have been made to learn about the fate of these victimsPolitical class here and abroad must not exploit the ...
Still no communication between Skopje and Belgrade
Theres still no communication between Skopje and Belgrade three days after the Serb diplomatic personnel was pulled from its embassy in FYROM with the claim that Serbia and its embassy have been subject to counter intelligenceThe head of FYROMs diplomacy Nikola Dimitrov said that his counterpart Ivica Dacic has not answered him on the phone to talk about the issue of the withdrawal of the diplomatic staff from the embassy in SkopjeBut today a telephone conversation which is expected to be made bet...
IBNA Interview/A regional market would require Kosovo’s recognition by Serbia
In an interview for IBNA Professor of European Law Avni Mazrreku talks about the idea of a regional market in the Western Balkan the positive sides and the negative sides of this process the path that Kosovo must follow in this direction and the priorities of the new government in the implementation of the European agendaIBNA The EU is aiming to form a joint market in Western Balkans Being an expert of European integration affairs how do you see this processFrom the point of view of EU senior offic...
Is Macron taking a leading role in the EU?
Following Vladimir Putin and Barack Obama who used Greece as a step to send a message to the international community it is now the turn of French President Emmanuel Macron to send his own message to the EUIn May 2016 the Russian President had sent a clear message from the Maximus Mansion for the West not to threaten Russia using NATO and the development of antimissile systems in Romania and Poland On his part the US President although the Greek government expected him to speak about debt he sent h...
Consul of FYRO Macedonia in Toronto recalled for consultations
FYROM recalls its Consul in Toronto for consultations The consul had attended an irredentist event that sparked the reaction of the Greek Foreign MinistryThe FYROM government has withdrawn for consultations the countrys Consul General in Toronto who a few days ago attended an outrageous event of FYROM expatriates in Canada and saluted against the background of the socalled Great Macedonia map which includes territories that belong to Greece and a flag with the Sun of VerginaThis announcement was ...
Kosovo marks a day of mourning today
President of Kosovo Hashim Thaci has announced a day of mourning today in honor of the former Prime Minister of Kosovo Bajram Rexhepi who passed away yesterdayThis decision has led to the flags to be raised at half mast in all state institutions of Kosovo in the country and abroadThe former Prime Minister of Kosovo Bajram Rexhepi passed away in Turkey where he was being treated after a stroke that he suffered in April this year He was initially treated in Pristina to then be transferred to Turkey...
AKR is moving toward a solution of the political crisis
The political crisis which started on 3 August with the constitutive session of the Parliament of Kosovo which is yet to be completed may come to an endOfficials of New Kosovo Alliance AKR a political party in a coalition with Democratic League of Kosovo and Alternative warn that they will help for the solution of the political crisis by collaborating with the PAN coalitionAKRs assembly has authorized the leader of this party Behgjet Pacolli and the MPs who have been elected to look into possibil...
Diplomats in Skopje comment Belgrade’s decision to pull the embassy’s staff
The strengthening of counter intelligence activities against Serbia and the Serbian embassy along with the presence of international elements seems to be the causebehind Belgrades decision to pull the staff of its embassy in SkopjeFormer ambassador Lupco Arsovski says that the decision of the Serb government is a precedent because such steps are only taken at times of warThere must be serious reasons that lead to such step to be taken If things are like the two heads of the Serb state claim then th...
Dacic: Serbia to call Skopje FYROM
After the authorities in Skopje have decided to support Kosovos initiative to become a UNESCO member Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic reacted by saying that Belgrade could change its position with regards to the name of the neighboring country Tanjug news agency reportedIf Macedonia really votes for Kosovos UNESCO membership although it is aware how much that would affect Serbia and the Serbian people I will propose to president Vucic Aleksandar that Serbia take into account the position of the Eu...