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thumbnailKosovo migrant wave raises security fears
2015-02-20New border security measures and pledges of economic initiatives followed a spike in illegal migration from Kosovo.
thumbnailWestern Balkans continue co-operation against terrorism, extremism
2015-02-19Experts point to the importance of regional and international co-operation among prosecutors in the fight against terrorism and extremism.
thumbnailBalkan nations receive support for NATO membership
2015-02-02Turkey and Hungary voice support for quicker regional NATO integration as they continue comprehensive defence reforms.
thumbnailRomanian leader focuses on corruption, strategic partnerships
2014-11-25Klaus Iohannis acted swiftly to clamp down on corruption, reassure allies.
thumbnailDanube enhances co-operation between Croatia, Serbia
2014-11-24In order to improve tourism capacity, co-operation and cultural understanding, the two countries have joined together on several projects
thumbnailRegional police benefit from introducing EU standards, practices
2014-09-02Nations are sharing ways to accomplish the goals of community policing.
thumbnailJoint military exercise strengthens Balkan armies
2014-08-25Participating countries said the exercise increases regional co-operation and supports regional security.
thumbnailCroatia expecting 1.5 billion-euro tourism project
2014-07-09Work is expected to begin this year in the southern town of Sibenik. In other business news: the Eurozone approves aid for Cyprus and Greece; Bulgaria avoids a financial crisis.
thumbnailEU asks the Balkans to fight energy sector corruption
2014-07-07A new report recommends reform of the justice system to tackle corruption in energy deals.
thumbnailReport: Serbia prisons most crowded in Europe
2014-06-05Minister says conditions are improving as Serbia increases its prison capacity and modifies laws.
thumbnailAfter 22 years, Sarajevo’s reopened city hall brings BiH together
2014-05-26Funding for the reconstruction was provided by the EU, several EU member states and several regional cities.
thumbnailInternational community rallies to support flooded Serbia
2014-05-22International organisations, EU member countries and EULEX are assisting Serbia after the worst flooding to hit the region in 120 years.
thumbnailNeighbours help flooded Serbia and BiH
2014-05-21Regional countries organise humanitarian drives and provide much-needed personnel and equipment, while citizens donate food and other necessities.
thumbnailEU working with Balkans to improve food production
2014-05-01Experts said the goal is to harmonise agriculture legislation with that of the EU and implement more efficient practices.
thumbnailEU to take measures against dependency on Russian gas
2014-03-28The European Commission will present an energy plan in June.
thumbnailRussia's federalisation plan for Ukraine sparks criticism
2014-03-27The West supports the territorial integrity of Ukraine and calls for united actions against Russian interference.
thumbnailEuropean countries feel safer under NATO protective umbrella
2014-03-25Officials and regional security experts view the Alliance as crucial to the region's prosperity.
thumbnailEU concerned about minority rights referendum in Croatia
2014-01-20Members of the European Parliament have sent an open letter to the Croatian public, saying that the referendum on minority rights is "dangerous and unconstitutional."
thumbnailEU integration, corruption, refugees remain key challenges for the region in 2014
2013-12-30Southeast Europe needs to strengthen anti-corruption efforts to reach progress in EU integration process, officials and analysts say.
thumbnailEuropean authorities to renegotiate South Stream contracts
2013-12-26EU member states' South Stream contracts with Moscow violate Union rules, officials say.
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