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  • Veseli: No visa liberalisation for Kosovars, more than shameful for EU Veseli: No visa liberalisation for Kosovars, more than shameful for EU
    19 March 2019 Kosovo Assembly Speaker Kadri Veseli said during an interview given to the Austrian daily Der Standard that it is incomprehensible lack of the decision to remove visas for Kosovo's people when all the required conditions are fulfilled. "Where is the EU's dignity? Where are the values?" he asked. "It appears that the EU is in a major crisis, because a country in Europe...
  • image Brexit: MPs reject Theresa May's deal for a second time 15 March 2019 Theresa May's EU withdrawal deal has been rejected by MPs by an overwhelming majority for a second time, with just 17 days to go to Brexit. MPs voted down the prime minister's deal by 149 - a...
  • image State delegation complains that tariff is damaging dialogue 14 March 2019 The paper reports on its front page that the co-heads of Kosovo's state delegation for talks with Serbia, Fatmir Limaj and Shpend Ahmeti, complained on Wednesday that the import tariff on Serbian...
  • image Fajon: I strongly trust EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini 14 March 2019 Member of European Parliament Tanja Fajon appreciated the address of the EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini at the Security Council, as a request for supporting the UN Troop in finalising...
  • image Dialogue Team hands over Platform to Mogherini 12 March 2019 Fatmir Limaj and Shpend Ahmeti, the two co-chairs of the Dialogue Team, held a consultative meeting on Monday with representatives of the dialogue facilitator Federica Mogherini. They briefed...
  • image Matoshi: More pressure on tax from inside than outside Kosovo 03 March 2019 In an interview with KTV, advisor to Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj, Halil Matoshi, said that they anticipated sanctions from the U.S. because of the tax on imports from Serbia and Bosnia. "We...
  • image U.S. appoints Reeker for the solution of disputes between Kosovo and Serbia 26 February 2019 The United States has appointed a career diplomat to deal with the open contest that exists between Kosovo and Serbia. Diplomat and expert of the Balkans, Philip Reeker is expected to replace...
  • image EU: Lifting tariffs would enable an early resumption of Dialogue 17 February 2019 Media report on the press release issued on Friday by the EU Office in Kosovo, and EU missions in Kosovo. "The Head of the European Union Office/EU Special Representative and Heads of EU missions...
  • image Hahn's proposal on tariff under condition for "ceasefire" 04 February 2019 The paper reports on its front page that EU Enlargement Commissioner Johannes Hahn has proposed a special format to address all economic obstacles between Kosovo and Serbia. The senior EU...
  • image EU on visa liberalisation: High-level corruption fight to continue 26 January 2019 With regards to visa liberalisation for Kosovo, officials from the EU Office in Pristina told the paper that Kosovo authorities need to continue fight against organised crime and high-level...
  • image NATO: KFOR to remain unchanged despite KSF's new mission 17 January 2019 NATO Military Council decided on Wednesday that its engagement in Kosovo will continue to be the same, despite transformation of the Kosovo Security Force into an army.
  • image Mustafa: The government should go home 14 January 2019 Isa Mustafa, leader of the Democratic League of Kosovo (LDK), has addressed a series of criticisms against the Kosovo Government, led by Ramush Haradinaj. He said at a press conference today,...
  • image Veseli invites opposition to the dialogue meeting 14 January 2019 Kosovo Assembly President Kadri Vaseli has invited once again institutional leaders and representatives of opposition political parties to coordinate on dialogue with Serbia. He has invited again...
  • image EU calls for suspension of 100-percent tariff 09 January 2019 The leading story in most media is the visit of the Kosovo state delegation to Brussels on Tuesday and the meetings with the European External Action Service (EEAS) and EU High Representative...
  • image NATO supports dialogue, doesn't change position on Kosovo Army 04 January 2019 NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told CdM that he regrets the Kosovo Assembly's decision to adopt a series of laws that enabled the transformation of the Kosovo Security Force (KSF) into...
  • image "No EU for Kosovo and Serbia without resolving bilateral problems" 28 December 2018 Austria's President, Alexander Van der Bellen said that Serbia's and Kosovo's membership in the European Union is not possible without resolving bilateral matters. "After a phase of approximation...
  • image Veseli: Dialogue 24 December 2018 The news website carries an op-ed by Kosovo Assembly President and PDK leader, Kadri Veseli, on dialogue. Veseli writes that the people of Kosovo felt rightfully tired by "daily spectacles of...
  • image Mogherini repeats call for import tax to be lifted 19 December 2018 The EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, has reiterated her call to Kosovo authorities to lift the import tax decision on goods from Serbia and...
  • image NATO: No change of KFOR mandate 19 December 2018 NATO Deputy Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs, James Appathurai, said in an interview with European Western Balkans that the Alliance was not discussing the of withdrawing KFOR...
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