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thumbnailBalkan citizens help Syrian refugees
2015-03-27Thousands of Syrians living in refugee camps are receiving food, clothes and other charitable assistance from Balkan humanitarian agencies.
thumbnailTurkey, Balkans should join to fight extremism
2015-03-24Economic solidarity offers a positive way for regional neighbours to work together violent extremists.
thumbnailBlack Sea naval exercises strengthen regional security
2015-03-23A NATO-led maritime operation in the Black Sea begins amid growing concerns over Ukraine.
thumbnailSerbia crash spotlights peril for migrants
2015-03-20A deadly accident involving refugees from Syria and other war zones draws attention to a growing crisis for some Balkan states.
thumbnailEurope eyes energy from Balkans
2015-03-19The Western Balkans may provide a remedy to energy-starved Europe by exporting power across the Adriatic.
thumbnailBalkan nations contribute to anti-ISIL coalition
2015-03-16Countries in the region are contributing to the fight against ISIL by providing weapons, sharing law-enforcement information and strengthening legislation against foreign fighters.
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.
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