A military training partnership with the US aims to help Macedonia meet NATO standards.
Participants in foreign conflicts can receive jail sentences of at least five years.
The proposed law, which would be supported by a loan from the World Bank, is being considered by Parliament. In other business news: optimism grows for the economy's future in southeast Europe.
Citizens and experts support the Islamic Community's efforts to stop people from joining ISIL and to reintegrate them into society when they return.
Political analysts expect the pro-European coalition will win the upcoming parliamentary election in Moldova.