Macedonia

thumbnailBiH imam targeted by radical Islamists
2015-01-28Police are continuing their search for the radical Islamists who attacked BiH imam Selvedin Beganovic.
thumbnailBalkans combat human trafficking, source of ISIL funding
2015-01-20Balkan countries expect greater assistance and support from the EU and NATO to counter human trafficking.
thumbnailTurkey, Macedonia co-operate to fight terrorism
2015-01-16The two countries agreed their security agencies will more effectively exchange information.
thumbnailUS military assistance contributes to Balkan armies' modernisation
2015-01-14Experts say modernised military forces will be more prepared to confront extremists like the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).
thumbnailKosovo and Macedonia co-operate on terrorism, cross-border crime
2015-01-12The two countries signed a memorandum of understanding to advance collaboration between their prosecutors' offices.
thumbnailBalkan countries strengthen military co-operation through US-Adriatic Charter
2015-01-09Kosovo will continue to participate in the Charter as an observer.
thumbnailRegional forces work with US to promote peace, stability
2015-01-05Regional security forces co-operate with the US Marines to boost their peacekeeping capacities through joint military exercises.
thumbnailEU, Balkans tackle organised crime, weapons trafficking
2015-01-05Balkan countries have adopted an action plan against illicit trafficking of weapons.
thumbnailEU, Balkan countries to increase law enforcement co-operation
2014-12-30The Union approved funding for a new project to fight organised crime and enhance border security.
thumbnailBalkan forces remain in Afghanistan with new NATO mission
2014-12-26The region is determined to continue making contributions to global security.
thumbnailKosovo co-operates with EU, US in fight against terrorism
2014-12-22Kosovo will receive assistance from the US and the EU on how to effectively prosecute terrorists and their collaborators.
thumbnailNATO works to include Balkan youth in security politics
2014-12-22A recent NATO initiative in Belgrade is helping to educate the region's youth about democracy, stability and co-operation in the global fight against ISIL.
thumbnailKFOR is key for regional security, stability
2014-12-19The NATO mission has a crucial role for peace and stability in Kosovo and the region, officials and experts say.
thumbnailRegion strives for energy stability
2014-12-18After Russia announced that it will halt the construction of the South Stream pipeline, countries in the region debate energy stability.
thumbnailMacedonia, Croatia tackle corruption
2014-12-16Officials' involvement in organised crime raises the issue of cross-border security.
thumbnailNATO co-operation is crucial for Serbia, region
2014-12-15By co-operating with NATO, Serbia will see improvement in its defence system and security sector reforms, officials and experts said.
thumbnailOSCE project aims to increase regional terrorism-fighting capacities
2014-12-12Serbia, Macedonia and Montenegro are joining an OSCE initiative that aims to increase the countries' abilities to fight organised crime and terrorism.
thumbnailRegion strives to protect legal migrants
2014-12-11New projects in the region will help to protect legal migrants' human rights.
thumbnailBalkans to align with EU 2030 climate and energy framework
2014-12-08The new energy and climate change criteria applies to Balkan EU member states and membership aspirants alike.
thumbnailBalkan security services intensify co-operation against ISIL recruits
2014-12-02Security experts say legal sanctions and the efficient exchange of information on suspects are having an impact on efforts to recruit jihadist fighters.
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Citizens and activists strongly condemn acts of terrorism that are creating a fear of Muslims in the region.

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