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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.
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.
thumbnailBalkans helping EU to eliminate terrorism
2014-12-17Regional police are working with global organisations to stem terrorist groups' recruiting practices.
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.
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.
thumbnailNATO helps develop Kosovo Security Force
2014-12-15The Alliance supports the Kosovo Security Force on strategic and operational levels.
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.
thumbnailEUFOR key to BiH's Euro-Atlantic membership
2014-12-10Officials agree on the importance of EUFOR's continued presence in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
thumbnailAlbania and NATO enhance military co-operation
2014-12-09Albania participated with Serbia and Montenegro in an 18-nation NATO military exercise in Germany.
thumbnailEuropean Parliament slams Seselj's rhetoric
2014-12-08Vojislav Seselj has shaken the political scene in Serbia and upset victims of war crimes in the region.
thumbnailExperts: BiH census key to ease ethnic tension, violence
2014-12-05Publishing the census results will strengthen political transparency and enhance BiH's fragile economy.
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.
thumbnailAlbania, Serbia extend co-operation despite diplomatic skirmish
2014-12-01The EU praised Albania Prime Minister Edi Rama's visit to Belgrade as a turning point in relations between the two countries.
thumbnailMoldova steps up measures to fight provocations before elections
2014-11-28External forces seek to undermine the country's internal security, authorities warn.
thumbnailBalkan nations consider creating regional anti-terrorism centre
2014-11-28A regional centre will help co-ordinate intelligence and the anti-terror activities of security services.
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.
thumbnailEU urges new BiH government to get to work on reforms, integration
2014-11-12The newly elected government is expected to focus on reforms and lead the country towards European integration.
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A 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.

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