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  1. Indebted to America, Kosovo struggles to curb Islamist recruitsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Reuters

    Born in Germany, Blerim Heta moved to his parents' native Kosovo as a 10-year-old boy in the wake of a NATO air war in 1999 to save the territory's ethnic Albanians from Serbian repression. They settled in Urosevac, where U.S. soldiers - greeted as heroes for leading the intervention - were building a military base, a guarantor of protection for the aspiring statelet and a source of jobs for Albanians trying to rebuild their lives.

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  2. Liht: Together against dangerous ghost of pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | B92

    ... Union decided on Monday to mandate EULEX to support the judicial proceedings on alleged human organ trafficking in Kosovo in 1999. BELGRADE -- The Commission for implementation of the National Judicial Reform Strategy for the period 2013-2018 called ...

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  3. Indebted to America, Kosovo struggles to curb Islamist recruitsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Born in Germany, Blerim Heta moved to his parents' native Kosovo as a 10-year-old boy in the wake of a NATO air war in 1999 to save the territory's ethnic Albanians from Serbian repression. They settled in Urosevac, where U.S. soldiers - greeted as heroes for leading the intervention - were building a military base, a guarantor of protection for the aspiring statelet and a source of jobs for Albanians trying to rebuild their lives.

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  4. Hahn: Serbia needs to consider sanctions against RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | B92

    ... accession, the signal will have to be the right one" when it came to sanctions against Russia. When it comes to Kosovo-Metohija, Hahn expressed the hope that political dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina would continue, adding that the five EU ...

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  5. Serbia is ready to open Chapter 32 talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | B92

    ... Union decided on Monday to mandate EULEX to support the judicial proceedings on alleged human organ trafficking in Kosovo in 1999. BELGRADE -- The Commission for implementation of the National Judicial Reform Strategy for the period 2013-2018 called ...

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  6. KosovoRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | State Department

    Kosovo has been an independent state since 2008. While Kosovo's government and institutions have sole responsibility for administration of the state, the international presence remains active, including police and NATO military forces.

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  7. Balkans launch fight against jihadist recruitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    This photo taken on February 11, 2014 shows Kosovo's top radical cleric, the imam of the Grand Mosque in Pristina, Shefqet Krasniqi. AFP PHOTO/STR PRISTINA/BELGRADE: With the world on high alert over foreign fighters joining jihadist ranks in Syria and Iraq, Balkan states are launching efforts to clamp down on recruiting in their region, considered fertile ground by Islamists.

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  8. .com | Balkans launch fight against jihadist recruitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    ... have joined the Islamic State (ISIS) group - adding to the waves coming from Jordan, Saudi Arabia and Tunisia. In Kosovo, a mostly Muslim territory that unilaterally seceded from Serbia in 2008, deep political crisis and endemic corruption has ... 2 comments

  9. More experts needed in administration to join EU fasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | B92

    ... U.S. ambassador to Serbia has demonstrated that he "does not know the history of the Soviet Union and WW2." MOSCOW -- Kosovo joining sanctions imposed against Russia "can only cause a smile," the head of the Duma Foreign Affairs Committee, Aleksei ...

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  10. Dacic holds series of meetings in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | B92

    ... Minister of Foreign Affairs Jose Garcia-Margallo, who expressed his support to Serbia as regards to the issue of Kosovo-Metohija. The ministers agreed that bilateral cooperation between the two countries is excellent in all aspects and expressed ...

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  11. Vojvodina calls for changes to Serbian ConstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | B92

    ... U.S. ambassador to Serbia has demonstrated that he "does not know the history of the Soviet Union and WW2." MOSCOW -- Kosovo joining sanctions imposed against Russia "can only cause a smile," the head of the Duma Foreign Affairs Committee, Aleksei ...

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  12. Kosovo president: Europe can't be 'corridor' for Islamic terror groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Fox News

    The possibility of ISIS terrorists from Europe returning home after training and fighting with the terror group in Syria is raising concern among European leaders. Atifete Jahjaga, president of the Republic of Kosovo, told FoxNews.com her country is closely monitoring the possibility of ISIS sympathizers basing themselves in the region.

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  13. Vucic, Kuwaiti MPs on promotion of cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | B92

    ... U.S. ambassador to Serbia has demonstrated that he "does not know the history of the Soviet Union and WW2." MOSCOW -- Kosovo joining sanctions imposed against Russia "can only cause a smile," the head of the Duma Foreign Affairs Committee, Aleksei ...

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  14. Leonardo DiCaprio wins award for environmental contributionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... Awards ceremony was held. The other two people who were also honored with the award were President of the Republic of Kosovo Atifete Jahjaga and Dr. Irwin Mark Jacobs, who was a chairman and co-founder of Qualcomm, according to Variety. Speaking at ...

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  15. Israel Arrests Russian Priest On Child Abuse Charges; Extradition To Home Country SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | International Business Times

    ... sports club, reported An Orthodox priest holds a cross as Serbs gather to mark the anniversary of the 1389 Battle of Kosovo at Gazimestan, near the capital Pristina June 28, 2014. police arrested Gleb Grozovsky on Sunday and is planning to extradite ...

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  16. Leonardo DiCaprio Honored for Environmental Work at Clinton Global Citizen AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... from The Roots, Aloe Blacc, Natalie Merchant and Jason Mraz. Among the honorees were the President of the Republic of Kosovo Atifete Jahjaga, former co-founder and chairman of Qualcomm Dr. Irwin Mark Jacobs and actor Leonardo DiCaprio for his ...

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  17. Com Kfor Figliuolo highlights excellent relations with AlbaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Kosova Live

    KFOR Commander, Major General Francesco Paolo Figliuolo, met this morning with the Ambassador of Albania to Kosovo, Qemal Minxhozi, at Camp "Film City" NATO KFOR HQ in Pristina. General Figliuolo and Ambassador Minxhozi spoke about the overall situation in Kosovo and the latest political developments and they agreed about the importance of cooperation in order to enhance the security situation in the region.

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  18. Kosovo Jewry: Small in size, huge in fascinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Intermountain Jewish News

    Boxing Club Prishtina is a squat building on a narrow street around the corner from the parliament in the heart of Kosovo's capital city. Around the corner, a popular Italian restaurant draws the young Western Europeans and Americans in button-down shirts and open-toed heels who help keep the country running.

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  19. EC: Serbia has made progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | B92

    ... U.S. ambassador to Serbia has demonstrated that he "does not know the history of the Soviet Union and WW2." MOSCOW -- Kosovo joining sanctions imposed against Russia "can only cause a smile," the head of the Duma Foreign Affairs Committee, Aleksei ...

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  20. Licht: Belgrade Security Forum is important for SerbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | B92

    ... U.S. ambassador to Serbia has demonstrated that he "does not know the history of the Soviet Union and WW2." MOSCOW -- Kosovo joining sanctions imposed against Russia "can only cause a smile," the head of the Duma Foreign Affairs Committee, Aleksei ...

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