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The implementation of the IBM agreement between Kosovo and Serbia kicks off

By   /  16/02/2017  /  Kosovo, Social, XK Social  /  Comments Off on The implementation of the IBM agreement between Kosovo and Serbia kicks off

The construction of the border crossing point of Merdar between Kosovo and Serbia will start on Thursday as part of the six permanent border crossing points which will be built in the framework of the Integrated Border Management (IBM) between Kosovo and Serbia. Minister for Dialogue, Edita Tahiri declared that this process marks the contribution […]

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Kosovo: Journalists feel threatened and without protection

By   /  14/02/2017  /  Headlines, Kosovo, Social, XK Social  /  Comments Off on Kosovo: Journalists feel threatened and without protection

Media and journalists in Kosovo face great problems and challenges. The head of OSCE in Kosovo, Jan Braathu says that in the recent years, there have been more than 50 attacks against journalists in Kosovo. “Threats and violence against journalists are challenges for the freedom of the media in Kosovo. The progress report has also […]

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Kosovo: Incentive to reconciliate and shed light upon war crimes

By   /  13/02/2017  /  Headlines, Kosovo, Social, XK Social  /  Comments Off on Kosovo: Incentive to reconciliate and shed light upon war crimes

In order to advance toward a European future, the crimes committed during the last war in Kosovo must be discussed and admitted. “I have been in the war and I have lived the destruction and the hate that has existed. I have seen that the suffering is the same for everyone, regardless of the communities affected. […]

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Senior Kosovo official arrested for fraud

By   /  10/02/2017  /  Kosovo, Social, XK Social  /  Comments Off on Senior Kosovo official arrested for fraud

Police of Kosovo have arrested in Pristina two people, one of which is believed to be a senior official of the government of Kosovo and the other one is his son. The news was confirmed by the chief prosecutor of Pristina, Imer Beka. Beka declared that “the arrested man, Zahir Bajrami, head of the finance […]

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ISIS’ member from Kosovo killed

By   /  09/02/2017  /  Headlines, Kosovo, Social, XK Social  /  Comments Off on ISIS’ member from Kosovo killed

Ridvan Hafiqi from Kosovo, a member of the militant group, Islamic State, has been killed during the fights in Syria. Authorities in Kosovo did not want to comment this news, but the family has already started the funeral ceremony in Gjilan. Ridvan Haqifi, former imam in the city of Gjilan had gone to Syria a […]

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Expert commission submits new facts on demarcation with Montenegro

By   /  08/02/2017  /  Headlines, Kosovo, Social, XK Social  /  Comments Off on Expert commission submits new facts on demarcation with Montenegro

The expert commission which is in charge of measuring the territory of the Republic of Kosovo, has gathered the necessary documents to start work on the field. The member of the expert group and spokesman of the commission, Tomor Cela says that the commission has received the necessary documents and in a week, these materials […]

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Kosovo’s country code was achieved thanks to the process of dialogue

By   /  02/02/2017  /  Kosovo, Social, XK Social  /  Comments Off on Kosovo’s country code was achieved thanks to the process of dialogue

Kosovo’s Telecom has made on Thursday the first telephone call with the new country code +383, considering it as the first step toward the implementation of the agreement for telecommunication reached in the dialogue between Kosovo and Serbia. The managing director of Kosovo Telecom, Agron Mustafa said that the implementation of the agreement on the […]

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40 women from Kosovo are part of ISIS

By   /  27/01/2017  /  Headlines, Kosovo, Social, XK Social  /  Comments Off on 40 women from Kosovo are part of ISIS

Since the start of the conflict in Syria and Iraq until last year (2012-2016), around 44 women from Kosovo have become part of ISIS and among them there are 27 children. These data were made public by the Kosovo Center for Security Studies (QKSS) in a report called “Women in violent extremism, lessons learned by […]

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Kosovo’s security challenges for 2017

By   /  25/01/2017  /  Kosovo, Social, XK Social  /  Comments Off on Kosovo’s security challenges for 2017

Tension in the north of Kosovo, Serbia’s aim to have an influence in the jurisdiction of the Special Tribunal, Russia’s attempt to influence the Balkans, discontent about corruption and organized crime, social and economic risks are some of the challenges for Kosovo’s national security in 2017. Institutions of Kosovo must transform FSK into an army […]

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