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19 hrs ago | AlertNet

Kosovo court suspends vote on parliament speaker, crisis deepens

Kosovo's constitutional court suspended the appointment of the speaker of parliament on Wednesday, deepening a political crisis over who gets to rule the impoverished Balkan country for the next four years.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Hashim Thaci

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Transitions Online

Soccer Stars in Donetsk Mutiny, Poland Challenges EU Tobacco Rules

The owner of Ukraine's Shakhtar Donetsk soccer club has warned six players they face sanctions unless they return to the club in the eastern city where street battles are raging.

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Related Topix: Canada, Europe, World News, Hashim Thaci

Mon Jul 21, 2014

AlertNet

Kosovo expects findings of organ stealing investigation next week

An EU-appointed task force will release its findings next week after an investigation into allegations that Kosovo Albanian guerrillas took body organs from Serb captives during the 1998-99 war, Kosovo's justice ministry said on Monday.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Hashim Thaci

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Weekday Magazine

Four Kosovars Undertake Epic Trek To Campaign Against EU Visas

Nazim Ajdini, Liridon Basha, Jahi Mustafa, and Xhevdet Shabani walked some 2,500 kilometers from Pristina to Brussels to promote the cause of visa-free travel for Kosovo nationals to the EU.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News

Transitions Online

Ukraine's President Vows to Sign EU Deal, Few Vote in Kosovo Election

Plus, Bulgaria stops work on South Stream but says it will ultimately press on, and long sentences are handed out in a Russian journalist's killing.

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Related Topix: Europe, Bulgaria, World News, Vladimir Putin, Ukraine

Fri Jul 18, 2014

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Russian president to visit Serbia on October 20

'Putin will come to Belgrade to celebrate with us the day when Belgrade was liberated ,' the Serbian president told Radio Television of Serbia late on Thursday, adding that the Russian leader will arrive here on his invitation.

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Related Topix: Europe, Serbia,

Thetelegraphand Argus

Bradford University awards honorary diplomas to journalists, a top physicist and a leading campaigner

BRADFORD University has awarded honorary diplomas to journalists, a top physicist and a campaigner against domestic violence on the final day of their summer graduations.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Europe, World News

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Appeal against detention of Ivanoviae rejected

The Court of Appeals in Pristina has rejected an appeal filed against a decision to keep Oliver Ivanoviae in prison, his party, GI SDP, announced on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Serbia, World News, Europe

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Transitions Online

Belarus May Impose - Serfdom,' Kosovo Teeters Toward Vital Election

Plus, Montenegro's odds of NATO membership on the rise, and a master craftsman revives an ancient art in Uzbekistan.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Montenegro, Hashim Thaci, Agriculture, Science

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Kosovo assembly elects president

Candidate of the post-election coalition LDK-AAK-Initiative for Kosovo, LDK leader Isa Mustafa, has been elected president of the Kosovo assembly.

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Related Topix: Europe, Serbia,

HAZMAT Magazine

US trains new Kosovo hazmat team

US soldiers from part of the 773rd Civil Support Team have been busy training the Kosovo Security Force's new hazmat unit, according to the The 7th Civil Support Command team, joined by a soldier from the Iowa National Guard, trained 20 members of the Kosovo hazmat team from May 12-21, 2014, in Pristina, Kosovo.

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Reuters

Kosovo parliament convenes, opposition seeks coalition deal

Kosovo took a step towards forming a new government on Thursday when parliament convened for the first time since indecisive June polls, with the opposition seeking a majority to take power from outgoing Prime Minister Hashim Thaci.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Hashim Thaci, Netherlands,

Wed Jul 16, 2014

EUobserver

[Opinion] Thaci's thirst for power is harming Kosovo

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Hashim Thaci, Opinion

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Transitions Online

Belarus May Impose - Serfdom,' Kosovo Teeters Toward Vital Election

Plus, Montenegro's odds of NATO membership on the rise, and a master craftsman revives an ancient art in Uzbekistan.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Montenegro, Hashim Thaci, Agriculture, Science

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Transitions Online

Ukraine's President Vows to Sign EU Deal, Few Vote in Kosovo Election

Plus, Bulgaria stops work on South Stream but says it will ultimately press on, and long sentences are handed out in a Russian journalist's killing.

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Related Topix: Europe, Bulgaria, World News, Vladimir Putin, Ukraine

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No agreement in Brussels, talks to resume

Office for Kosovo Director Marko Duriae and Deputy Kosovo PM Edita Tahiri failed to agree on settling the problem related to "Peace Park" in Kosovska Mitrovica.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Serbia,

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Transitions Online

Belarus May Impose - Serfdom,' Kosovo Teeters Toward Vital Election

Plus, Montenegro's odds of NATO membership on the rise, and a master craftsman revives an ancient art in Uzbekistan.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Montenegro, Hashim Thaci, Agriculture, Science

Thetelegraphand Argus

Bradford University to honour inspirational figures

A PARALYMPIC gold medallist, an international journalist and the project director for Bradford's City Park are among the people who will be given honorary degrees from Bradford University next week.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Europe, World News, West Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Thu Jul 10, 2014

State Department

Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland ...

On July 11, Assistant Secretary Nuland will travel to Dubrovnik, Croatia, to attend the 9th annual Croatia Forum, where she will deliver a keynote speech on the western Balkans and Transatlantic relations.

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Related Topix: World News, Croatia, Travel, Montenegro Travel, Albania, Europe Travel, Europe, Belgium

International Business Times

Former Archbishop in Canada Jailed for 8 Months for Sexually Assaulting Pre-Teen Boy

An ex-archbishop in Canada was sentenced to 8-month imprisonment on Wednesday, July 9, for molesting an altar boy.

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Related Topix: Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Religion, Orthodox Church, Europe, World News

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