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  1. Kosovo should try its own rebels: U.S. official saysRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Washington Times

    A senior U.S. official says Kosovo must set up a court to try former ethnic Albanian guerrillas for suspected organ-trafficking and the disappearance of hundreds of Serb captives if it wants to avoid Russia and Serbia dealing with the issue at the United Nations. Stephen Rapp , U.S. Ambassador for War Crimes, made the comments in an interview with Koha Ditore daily on Tuesday.

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  2. 'Spilled coffee' forced president's plane to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | B92

    ... that his intention to travel to Belgrade is an expression of goodwill for peace, cooperation, and reconciliation of "Kosovo and Serbia." BELGRADE -- A written consent of children's legal guardians is no longer necessary to inoculate children in ...

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  3. NGO withdraws invitation sent to ThaciRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | B92

    A Belgrade-based NGO has withdrawn the invitation sent to the Kosovo Foreign Minister Hashim Thaci for participation in a conference they organize on April 24. The decision to withdraw the invitation came the same day as the Serbian authorities officially announced that if he arrived in Belgrade, Thaci would be arrested. The NGO issued a statement late on Monday claiming their decision was made under pressure and threats they received in the previous days, and which they said they "took very seriously."

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  4. Serbia under 'impermissible' pressure over Russia policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | B92

    ... and from the West respect our positions," Vulin said. Asked "whether there are any new conditions when it comes to Kosovo," and "will we, if that continues, give up on our European road," Vulin said it is "a fact there exists a policy where ...

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  5. Brussels: New round of Belgrade-Pristina talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | B92

    The high level meeting will be facilitated by EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, the EU has announced. The talks will begin in the evening hours, and the delegations will be headed by Prime Ministers of Serbia and Kosovo, Aleksandar Vucic and Isa Mustafa respectively.

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  6. Serbian PM meets with Albanian counterpartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | B92

    ... as saying. While in Brussels on Tuesday Vucic will also meet with EU officials and take part in a new round of the Kosovo negotiations. BELGRADE -- Serbia has been invited to participate in the celebration of the 70th anniversary of victory over ...

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  7. '40 pct of children subjected to violent punishment'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | B92

    ... have been injured in a fire that broke out in one unit of the Center for Collective Accommodation in Malisevo in Kosovo. MONTE CARLO -- World's best tennis player Serbian Novak Djokovic won the Monte Carlo Masters as he defeated Czech Tomash Berdych ...

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  8. Serbia Quashes Talk of Landmark Visit by Kosovo MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Kosovo's Foreign Minister Hashim Thaci speaks to the media prior to a meeting with German counterpart Frank-Walter Steinmeier in Berlin, March 2, 2015. Serbia has informed its former province of Kosovo that Foreign Minister Hashim Thaci will be arrested if he tries to attend a conference in Belgrade this week in what would have been a landmark visit by the former guerrilla commander.

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  9. In Kosovo, U.S.-Funded Study Gets Response to ISIS WrongRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

    ... (KCSS), a think-tank in the Balkan republic, published a " Report Inquiring Into the Causes and Consequences of Kosovo Citizens' Involvement as Foreign Fighters in Syria and Iraq ." The survey was financed by the U.S. Embassy in Pristina, the Kosovo ...

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  10. Kosovo's Bears Awaiting VisasRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | North Denver News

    Kosovo remains disadvantaged within Europe when it comes to basic issues like freedom to travel. Restrictions still in place on Kosovars is slowing the nation's development and full integration into Europe.

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  11. PM rules out early parliamentary electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | B92

    ... that his intention to travel to Belgrade is an expression of goodwill for peace, cooperation, and reconciliation of "Kosovo and Serbia." BELGRADE -- A written consent of children's legal guardians is no longer necessary to inoculate children in ...

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  12. Ombudsman 'has right to political opinion'- PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | B92

    ... that his intention to travel to Belgrade is an expression of goodwill for peace, cooperation, and reconciliation of "Kosovo and Serbia." BELGRADE -- A written consent of children's legal guardians is no longer necessary to inoculate children in ...

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  13. US supports Kosovo in establishing the Special CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Kosova Live

    Progress made in establishing a Special Court has been discussed at the meeting, held Monday between Prime Minister of Kosovo, Isa Mustafa, and Ambassador in charge of War Crimes Issues, head of the Global Criminal Justice Office in the US Department State, Stephen J. Rapp. Prime Minister Mustafa and Ambassador Rapp talked about the progress made in establishing the Special Court, Specialized Chambers and Specialized Prosecutor's Office, which includes necessary legal and constitutional changes.

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  14. 'Thaci's visit would violate government policy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | B92

    Serbia would violate its government policy on Kosovo if it allowed Hashim Thaci to visit Belgrade as Kosovo minister of foreign affairs, Ivica Dacic has said. "This attempt for Hashim Thaci to visit Belgrade does not constitute reconciliation, it is an attempt to see whether we dare to say 'you can't."

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  15. Thaci 'officially' told he'd be arrested in BelgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | B92

    Serbian authorities have "officially informed the Kosovo organs" that Kosovo Deputy PM Hashim Thaci will be arrested if he travels to Belgrade on April 24. The Beta news agency is reporting this on Monday quoting a source, noting that Thaci was told he would be arrested based on a valid court verdict, and an arrest warrant stemming from the ruling. Thaci, a former leader of the now disbanded KLA, was charged with terrorism, put on trial in absentia and according to Beta, in 1997 sentenced to ten years in prison.

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  16. Rama continues with 'inevitable unification' statementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | B92

    ... calculations of Balkan countries and a change of the appearance of the Balkans." Earlier this month , Rama and Kosovo's Foreign Minister Hashim Thaci gave a joint interview to a Pristina-based broadcaster when the Albanian prime minister said there ...

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  17. Kosovo FM to Attend Belgrade Conference, Risks Being ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Sofia News Agency

    Serbian Interior Minister Nebojsa Stefanovic announced on Thursday that the Foreign Minister of Kosovo Hashim Thaci risks being arrested if he attends a conference in Belgrade next week. Stefanovic explained that in case Thaci comes to Serbia , the Interior Ministry will take action in accordance with the law and bring him to justice, Tanjug state news agency reports.

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  18. Kosovo ex-guerilla leader mulls first Serbia visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Peninsula

    Kosovo's foreign minister and former guerrilla Hashim Thaci is set to make his first visit to former foe Belgrade to attend a regional conference, a Kosovan official said Friday, but authorities there have threatened to arrest him for alleged terrorism. Thaci has been invited by a non-governmental organisation to attend a conference on the accession of the Western Balkans countries into the European Union on April 24. But Belgrade warned that if he crosses into Serbia, the former leader of the political wing of the ethnic Albanian Kosovo Liberation Army that fought against Serbian forces during the 1998-1999 Kosovo conflict, would be arrested.

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  19. Serbia Threatens Kosovo's Foreign Minister With ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Weekday Magazine

    ... on the accession of the Western Balkans into the European Union. Thaci was the former leader of the ethnic Albanian Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA), the guerrilla group that fought against Serbian forces during the 1998-1999 Kosovo conflict. Thaci also ...

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  20. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Daily Star

    The One Direction sorry, ex 1D star appears to have a doppelgnger . Instead, in the guise of a part-time model from Kosovo who bears an uncanny likeness to the Bradford lad.

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