- Senior Kosovo figures face prosecution for crimes against humanity - The Guardian 29/07/2014The GuardianSenior Kosovo figures face prosecution for crimes against humanityThe GuardianThe threat of indictments comes in a progress report published on Tuesday morning in Brussels by Clint Williamson, an American prosecutor appointed by the EU in 2011 to investigate ethnic cleansing committed in Kosovo since the 1999 Nato intervention ...In Kosovo, Signs […]
- EU urges 'war crimes' trial of Kosovo ex-commanders - BBC News 29/07/2014EU urges 'war crimes' trial of Kosovo ex-commandersBBC NewsAn EU war crimes prosecutor says that some former leaders of the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) should face charges of crimes against humanity. Clint Williamson has spent three years investigating allegations of atrocities in the late 1990s, when Kosovo ...
- Source: Dnevnik, Tanjug - B92 29/07/2014Source: Dnevnik, TanjugB92From Ian: "There are now 300,000 K-Albanians in Germany, 200,000 K-Albanians in Switzerland and 150,000 Kosovo born Albanians in Macedonia due to the oppression the Albanians received in Kosovo from the late 1980s to 1999. And don't forget that at ...
- Williamson: Kosovo Albanian KLA harvested murdered Serbs' organs - InSerbia News 29/07/2014InSerbia NewsWilliamson: Kosovo Albanian KLA harvested murdered Serbs' organsInSerbia NewsAfter the war ended in Kosovo in June 1999, KLA senior officials orchestrated a campaign of ethnic cleansing against Serb, Roma and other minorities living in Kosovo, and their political opponents. Crimes included murder, rape, disappearances ...
- EU to File Charges Against Kosovo Guerrillas Over Abuses - Businessweek 29/07/2014EU to File Charges Against Kosovo Guerrillas Over AbusesBusinessweekThe abuses and killings of minorities in Kosovo started before the North Atlantic Treaty Organization intervened in the conflict in 1999 and drove out Serbian leader Slobodan Milosevic's troops from the province, which Serbs consider the cradle of ...
- Top ex-Kosovo fighters 'incriminated in organ stealing, warcrimes' - DigitalJournal.com 29/07/2014DigitalJournal.comTop ex-Kosovo fighters 'incriminated in organ stealing, warcrimes'DigitalJournal.comSeveral leaders of Kosovo's 1990s guerrilla army, some of them now senior officials, face possible indictment for crimes against humanity including murder and organ trafficking, an EU probe found Tuesday. Releasing the first details of a two-y […]
- Kosovo expects findings of organ stealing investigation next week - Reuters 21/07/2014Kosovo expects findings of organ stealing investigation next weekReutersIts conclusions could cause waves in Kosovo, where many in power have roots in the guerrilla Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) that took up arms against Serbian security forces in the late 1990s and eventually won military support from NATO.and more »
- EU to set up international tribunal for Kosovo crimes in 2015 - RAPSI 29/07/2014EU to set up international tribunal for Kosovo crimes in 2015RAPSIBRUSSELS, July 29 (RAPSI) – An international tribunal for the crimes committed in Kosovo in 1998 and in the period after the war ended in Kosovo in June 1999, including by “certain senior officials of the former Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA),” could be ...
- Firefighting fundraiser for trip to Kosovo - Plymouth Herald 29/07/2014Plymouth HeraldFirefighting fundraiser for trip to KosovoPlymouth HeraldFIREFIGHTERS from Crownhill station hosted an open day to raise funds for a goodwill journey to Kosovo. Simon Ruel, crew manager with Green watch said hundreds of people enjoyed the event, which included the Laira Youth Band, a cooker-fire ...
- Kosovo links so strong - Oldham Chronicle 25/07/2014Kosovo links so strongOldham ChronicleA DELEGATION from Kosovo met with the Mayor, Councillor Fida Hussain, to celebrate Oldham's links with the country. Kosovo has strong ties with Oldham due to the assistance given when many Kosovan refugees arrived in 1999. Osman Caka and his ...
- Senior Kosovo figures face prosecution for crimes against humanity - The Guardian 29/07/2014
- Serbia Welcomes EU’s Kosovo Crimes Report 29/07/2014The Serbian government welcomed an EU task force announcement about indictments for alleged Kosovo Liberation Army crimes against Serbs, but said justice will only be done when perpetrators are convicted.
- New Kosovo Prosecutions ‘Offer Justice for Abducted Serbs’ 29/07/2014An EU task force report announcing prosecutions of senior Kosovo Liberation Army members for crimes against humanity after the 1999 war could end impunity, said human rights group Amnesty International.
- Religious Tolerance Patchy in Balkans, State Department Says 29/07/2014Discrimination against smaller religious communities continues in most Balkan countries, even though governments and laws in general respect religious freedoms, a new US report says.
- Actors and Sports Stars Mingle on Croatian Coast 29/07/2014Keira Knightley, Ellen DeGeneres and Man United’s Juan Mata are just some of the stars who have been soaking up the sun on the Adriatic this year.
- Hackers Deface Albania Ministerial Websites 29/07/2014A previously unknown computer pirates group defaced several official websites on Monday, attacking reforms that allegedly restrict freedom and slating the government for doing too little to fight corruption.
- IKEA Opens its Doors in Croatia 29/07/2014New furniture megastore is expected to serve as a regional hub, drawing customers from Bosnia, Serbia and Slovenia, as well as Croatia.
- Serbian Ministers See Bright Side of War Centenary 29/07/2014Serbian ministers had a good time on a bus to a commemorative event in the southern city of Nis, where they marked the centenary of the outbreak of war with Austria-Hungary in 1914.
- Senior Kosovo Guerrillas Face Crimes Against Humanity Cases 29/07/2014An EU report said top Kosovo Liberation Army officials will be prosecuted for crimes against humanity including murders and abductions but there was not enough evidence yet for organ-trafficking indictments.
- Romanian PM Ponta to Run for Presidency 29/07/2014Prime Minister Victor Ponta is to stand as the candidate of the ruling Social Democrats in the presidential elections in November - and is widely tipped to win.
- UN Mediator Arrives Empty Handed in Macedonia 29/07/2014After the UN mediator in the dispute with Greece over Macedonia's name reached Skopje on Monday, he admitted that he had not come with any fresh proposals for a solution.
- Serbia Purges Chiefs of Public Companies 29/07/2014The Prime Minister announced that seven heads of state-owned enterprises were being fired, adding that the heads of many more managers would roll in August.
- Serbia Marks ‘Heroic’ WWI Centenary 28/07/2014The Serbian premier praised the fight to liberate the country from Austro-Hungarian rule during World War I, but plans to unveil a monument to Sarajevo assassin Gavrilo Princip were shelved.
- Russian Sanctions on Moldova Worry Romania 28/07/2014Romania expressed concern after Moscow banned imports of fruit from Moldova, the latest Russian sanction after Chisinau signed a deal making closer ties with the European Union.
- Belgrade Urges Kosovo Serb Politician’s ‘Immediate’ Release 28/07/2014The Serbian government said that local politician Oliver Ivanovic, who has been in custody since January on suspicion of involvement in war crimes and murders in Kosovo, should be bailed.
- Bulgarian Socialists Elect New Leader Before Polls 28/07/2014The crisis-hit Bulgarian Socialist Party elected Mihail Mikov as its new chief in a bid to revive its fortunes ahead of general elections in October.
- Serbia Welcomes EU’s Kosovo Crimes Report 29/07/2014
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PRISTINA, KOSOVO – Not even 2 million people are living in Kosovo. After the registration of 98 percent of the resident population, first figures – spread by press and broadcasting media – indicate that about 1,8 million persons were counted. … Continue reading
PRISTINA, KOSOVO — The long planned and awaited census of the Kosovan population seems to face ongoing confusion about its implementa-tion in the Serb dominated northern part of Kosovo. While beforehand government officials stated, that the UN organization UNOPS will … Continue reading
PRISTINA, KOSOVO — Kosovo Defense Minister Ceku said, “It should be clear that the KSF does not fulfill the Kosovo’s security requests and needs. Certainly in the meantime there will be a need to establish full military capacities …” ++ Serb … Continue reading
PRISTINA, KOSOVO — LDK MP Lutfi Haziri criticized the Government of Kosovo concerning the civil registry compromise, reminding that Serbia offered these copies of the registry books already at the former talks in Vienna, but refused a hand over later on … Continue reading
PRISTINA, KOSOVO — Vetevendosje parliament members disregarded the Constitutional Court ruling and left the Assembly hall right after the budget 2011 was approved. LDK and AAK stated, they will do the same … opposition political parties unanimously said that they will … Continue reading
PRISTINA, KOSOVO — As assessed by Pieter Everaer from EUROSTAT, Kosovo is ready for the census. Everaers at a press conference confirmed that the census will start on April 1 until April 15 … extensions are possible caused by the … Continue reading
PRISTINA, KOSOVO — The 2nd. round of talks is expected to continue today … issues to be treated include: registry books, energy and customs seals ++ … problems have accrued during the preparation process which have not been foreseen … … Continue reading
IOWA / PRISTINA / BELGRADE — Gov. Terry Branstad has announced a new partnership between Iowa and Kosovo involving the Iowa National Guard. The program is part of an effort to link the Guard with partner countries to foster mutual … Continue reading
PRISTINA / PRISHTINA ++ Snowboard Cup Lands in Kosovo: Brezovica will be hosting Kosovo’s first Snowboard Cross competition in March, bringing top athletes and a host of cultural events to the country’s slopes … ++ KFOR to Halve Troop Numbers in Kosovo: … Continue reading
PRISTINA / PRISHTINA ++ Serbia Prosecutor Backs Del Ponte Role in Organ Trade Probe: Serbia’s war crimes prosecutor supports the initiative of Carla del Ponte, former chief prosecutor at the Hague, to take part in the investigation into alleged organ trafficking … Continue reading