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.
2014-10-01The NATO member state provides technical assistance and training to Ukrainian intelligence agencies.
2014-03-13Now in its fourth year, INTERPA is a growing international organisation aimed at improving the quality of police training.
2014-02-06Experts say young people who were subjected to the trauma of the Balkan conflicts are more inclined to turn to violence, but Turkey can be a stabilising presence in the region.
2014-01-20Kosovo authorities said the slaying was intended to spread fear at a time when the government is trying to consolidate rule of law in the Serb-dominated north.
2013-12-13Balkan states are strengthening security measures and adopting new sanctions to control the movement of their citizens fighting in Syria.
2013-12-05Western Balkan countries expect to more readily address security threats by harmonising their security policies with those of the EU.
2013-08-17The parliament will consider laws to regulate private security companies in order to harmonise with EU standards.
2013-07-15NATO's declaration that the security force is at "full operational capacity" is a step towards transforming Kosovo into a contributor of security in the region.
2013-06-15EU membership is the best way to stabilise security in the Balkans, participants at a recent conference said.
2012-11-21Bilateral agreements consolidate mechanisms to maintain and exchange classified information.
2012-07-24The country's efforts add security to the region while serving as a model to prospective member countries.
2012-01-27Serbia's Ivica Dacic says he is determined to take responsibility for providing people with "what they lack above all else: economic development and justice in all spheres".
2010-09-30Kosovo's interior minister describes the situation in the north as "fragile" and says authorities are working with KFOR and EULEX to keep the peace.
2010-08-17The latest findings on security in Bosnia and Herzegovina have triggered political debate.
2010-08-03Serbs in central Kosovo say they feel safer in the country. UNDP expert Danijela Mitic talks about Serbian life in Kosovo with SETimes.
2010-06-22BELGRADE, Serbia -- Interior Minister Ivica Dacic confirmed on Monday (June 21st) that there was cause to raise the level of security during his week...
2010-05-04SKOPJE, Macedonia -- Interior Minister Gordana Jankulovska insisted on Monday (May 3rd) that police control the security situation and there is no re...
2010-03-17MOSCOW, Russia -- The possible deployment of elements of the US-missile defence shield has not been discussed by parliament or by the government in S...
2010-02-09Bucharest sees both geopolitical and economic benefits from joining the new US missile shield system, despite criticism from neighbouring Russia.
Roma leaders emphasise the importance of protecting vulnerable citizens from the recruiting efforts of ISIL and other radical groups.