Serbia’s president says he is committed to compromise with Kosovo

By Fatos Bytyci MITROVICA, Kosovo, Sept 9 : Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said on Sunday he remains committed to reaching a compromise with Kosovo officials that would open the way for both countries to move towards membership of the European Union. Vucic and Kosovo’s President Hashim Thaci abruptly called off a face-to-face meeting in Brussels […]

Kosovo, Serbia consider a land swap, an idea that divides the Balkans

By Fatos Bytyci and Ivana Sekularac BUJANOVAC, Serbia, Sept 6 : Shaip Kamberi, the mayor of Serbia’s municipality of Bujanovac, will start living a long-time dream if Serbia reaches an agreement to swap some of its territory with neighbouring Kosovo. The agreement would make Kamberi’s town and two other Serbian municipalities, Medvedja and Presevo, part […]

Kosovo opens investigation into extradition of Turkish nationals

By Fatos Bytyci PRISTINA, March 31 : Kosovo authorities have launched an investigation into the arrest and extradition of six Turkish citizens, which activists said represented a violation of human rights, Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj said on Saturday. The six Turkish nationals were arrested in Kosovo on Thursday, at Turkey’s request, over alleged links to […]