Sun, May 26 2013
Celebrations in Kosovo's capital Priština on February 17 2011, the third anniversary of the country's declaration of independence.
Telecommunications, customs procedures and air traffic control on the agenda of March 8 and 9 2011 talks being held under the auspices of the European Union.
We count on the new government to tackle its reform priorities, in particular to strengthen public administration, enhance the rule of law and to ensure the integration of all communities, welcome the new government's commitment to the Priština-Belgrade dialogue, Ashton and Füle say.
Most UN Security Council members said they would support EULEX looking into the allegations and did not express the need for a separate investigation. Russia, a close ally of Serbia, was one of the major exceptions, saying it supports the idea of an international investigation accountable to the United Nations.
Predictions about a start to bilateral talks, while both Serbia and Kosovo have troubles of their own
SEEMO would also like to highlight that threats such as this not only threaten the well-being of individual journalists, but also threaten the public's right to receive factually-correct news, and the principle of freedom of expression in general.
The report, to be debated on January 26 2011, says that witnesses face ‘real threat’ of retaliation, noting earlier murders and serious assaults.
Kosovo prime minister Hashim Thaçi has rejected allegations that he was involved in organ trafficking as untrue and slanderous, but his likening of Switzerland’s Dick Marty, compiler of the report, to Joseph Goebbels has offended the Swiss.
Governments in Prague and Bucharest could soon join Sofia in instituting temporary moratoriums on shale gas exploration.
Coalition around ruling Democratic Party has largest share of vote in Serbia's parliamentary election, according to exit polls.
Centre-right New Democracy is said by exit polls to have largest share of votes, but diminished even from its 2009 defeat, while socialists Pasok – the 2009 victors – gets somewhere around 14 to 17 per cent.
An agreement reached with the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) will allow voters with dual citizenship in Kosovo to vote in the upcoming parliamentary and presidential elections in Serbia.
Twenty radical Muslims suspected of being members of a terrorist group that has been linked to the murder of five fishermen in early April.