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Macedonia, Serbia boost military co-operation

2015-03-27

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Better military co-operation is strengthening Serbian and Macedonian capacities for participation in peacekeeping operations.
Balkan citizens help Syrian refugees

2015-03-27

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Thousands of Syrians living in refugee camps are receiving food, clothes and other charitable assistance from Balkan humanitarian agencies.
Serbia, Kosovo police discuss shared threats

2015-03-26

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The first meeting between the police chiefs of Serbia and Kosovo is being hailed as a major step in the region's fight against organised crime.
Kosovo focuses on NATO membership

2015-03-26

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Senior officials from the Kosovo Security Force visited NATO headquarters to discuss the force's transformation into an army.
US programme helps Balkans get closer to NATO

2015-03-25

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Military-to-military co-operation with the US improves several Balkan countries' efforts to advance their defence systems and become NATO members.
Montenegro pursues NATO admission

2015-03-24

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A slew of reforms and awareness campaigns are among the steps Montenegro is taking to secure NATO membership before the end of 2015.
Turkey, Balkans should join to fight extremism

2015-03-24

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Economic solidarity offers a positive way for regional neighbours to work together violent extremists.
Armed forces train leaders for new global challenges

2015-03-23

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The British Embassy in Macedonia held training for 30 high-ranking officials in the security sector.
Black Sea naval exercises strengthen regional security

2015-03-23

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A NATO-led maritime operation in the Black Sea begins amid growing concerns over Ukraine.
Serbia, NATO improve military co-operation

2015-03-20

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Co-operation with the Alliance will help Serbia modernise its defence system and improve the country's military capabilities.
Serbia crash spotlights peril for migrants

2015-03-20

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A deadly accident involving refugees from Syria and other war zones draws attention to a growing crisis for some Balkan states.
Albania reaffirms commitment to NATO

2015-03-19

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Albania remains committed to the NATO Readiness Action Plan, which "ensures that the Alliance is ready to respond swiftly and firmly to new security ...
Europe eyes energy from Balkans

2015-03-19

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The Western Balkans may provide a remedy to energy-starved Europe by exporting power across the Adriatic.
Closer ties with NATO improve democracy in Serbia

2015-03-18

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Co-operation with NATO will benefit ordinary citizens by improving security, human rights and the capacities of independent institutions.
Serbia mounts diplomacy drive

2015-03-18

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Boosting bilateral relations with Croatia, Macedonia and Slovenia is a priority for Serbia.
Calls mount for NATO enlargement

2015-03-17

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Faster accession to NATO would insulate Balkan states from Russian influence, experts say.
Kosovo-Serbia agreement paves way for unified judiciary

2015-03-17

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Kosovo and Serbia discussed the justice system in northern Kosovo as talks restarted after a year-long hiatus.
Balkan nations contribute to anti-ISIL coalition

2015-03-16

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Countries in the region are contributing to the fight against ISIL by providing weapons, sharing law-enforcement information and strengthening legisl...
Serbia improves military co-operation with Hungary

2015-03-16

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Military-to-military co-operation between the two neighbouring countries is important for regional and global peace and Serbia's military development.
Kosovo, UK partner against crime

2015-03-13

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A new deal tightens ties between law enforcement agencies in Kosovo, Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
KFOR remains vital for regional stability, development

2015-03-12

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By ensuring freedom of movement and a safe and secure environment, KFOR helps improve Kosovo society and regional stability, officials and experts ag...
Serbia, Ohio National Guard mark years of partnership

2015-03-11

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Military-to-military co-operation is the most developed segment of the partnership between the Serbian Army and the Ohio National Guard.
Kosovo imam faces terror charges

2015-03-11

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To demonstrate its commitment to regional security, Kosovo will soon begin its first trial of alleged ISIL sympathisers.
Macedonia revamps military

2015-03-10

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A recruitment drive started what Macedonian officials call the "rejuvenation of the army."
Focus on Ukraine

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The British Embassy in Macedonia held training for 30 high-ranking officials in the security sector.

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