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thumbnailBalkans join fight against violent extremism
2015-02-27Balkan states are asking the United States and Europe to help confront the root causes of terrorism.
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.
thumbnailFlood response shows citizens want co-operation, not violence
2015-02-19Efforts to assist victims of recent flooding demonstrated the region's commitment to peaceful co-existence.
thumbnailBalkans, US launch emergency prep drill
2015-02-16A military exercise led by the US aims to help Balkan states respond to natural and man-made disasters.
thumbnailSerbia boosts military capacities through international exercises
2015-02-05By Ivana Jovanovic for Southeast European Times in Belgrade -- 05/02/15
thumbnailAlbania dismantles massive drug network
2015-02-04Experts say that a police operation performed in co-operation with Germany demonstrates Albania's capacity to identify and lead major operations against organised crime groups.
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.
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.
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.
thumbnailBalkans deal with threat of terrorists travelling across the region
2015-01-12ISIL fighters crossing through Balkan countries are a serious threat because they are able to commit terrorist attacks anywhere, experts say.
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.
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.
thumbnailSerbia, Turkey boost military ties in light of ISIL threats
2014-12-22Military co-operation between the two countries is important due to the threats from ISIL, 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.
thumbnailBalkan countries take part in global coalition against ISIL
2014-12-15Regional countries support increasing co-operation and anti-terror measures against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
thumbnailRegion strives to protect legal migrants
2014-12-11New projects in the region will help to protect legal migrants' human rights.
thumbnailBalkans conduct joint military training against extremists
2014-11-18A training centre in Sarajevo offers regional militaries a NATO-based course in tactics against insurgents and an opportunity to exchange experiences from peace missions.
thumbnailMontenegro, Turkey strengthen military ties
2014-11-05Military co-operation between Turkey and Montenegro will benefit Podgorica's NATO bid, officials say.
thumbnailOSCE chairmanship provides a chance and a challenge for Serbia
2014-11-03Serbia's 2015 chairmanship of the OSCE could be a chance to improve the country's diplomacy, but analysts said Belgrade will find itself in a difficult position between its neighbours.
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