Kosovo

Are ethnic borders being drawn for 'Greater Serbia'?

As US, EU policy shifts in region, a renewed push for Kosovo's partition and secession of Bosnia’s Serb entity follows.

Are ethnic borders being drawn for a 'Greater Serbia'?

Kosovo

'Don't confuse sports with politics,' Kosovo tells Bosnia

Kosovo accuses Bosnia of delaying visas for its basketball team, scheduled to compete in Euro championship in Sarajevo.

'Don't confuse sports with politics,' Kosovo tells Bosnia

Kosovo

Kosovo president rejects Serbia's partition proposal

Any division of Kosovo, which seceded from Serbia 10 years ago, would be 'unacceptable', President Hashim Thaci says.

Kosovo president rejects Serbian counterpart's partition proposal

Serbia

Serbia proposes territorial swap with Kosovo

Serbian president's proposals could see North Kosovo rejoin Serbia but many warn against such divisions.

Serbia proposes territorial swap with Kosovo

Roma

Serbian Roma family fights eviction battle at ECHR

Ljubisa Selimovic's fight against eviction order indicative of 'institutional discrimination' in Balkans, activist says.

Roma family takes eviction case to European Court of Human Rights

Reporter's Notebook

The village where Serbs and Albanians coexist in Kosovo

Barnaby Phillips returns to Kosovo 10 years after independence, to see what's changed in a village where ethnic Serbs and Albanians live side by side.

Return to Berkovo, the village where Serbs and Albanians coexist in Kosovo

Reporter's Notebook

Who killed Oliver Ivanovic?

Who killed Oliver Ivanovic, a prominent Kosovo Serb politician speaking up against organised crime and for reconciliation within Kosovo independence?

People & Power

Kosovo: Murder in Mitrovica

What does the killing of a Kosovo Serb politician reveal about the deep fault lines running through the Balkan state?

Opinion

Meet the EU's next member state: Montenegro

Montenegro is likely to join the EU soon but it will do so under the same political leader it's had since 1991.

Dimitar Bechev

by Dimitar Bechev

Dimitar Bechev

Europe

Serbian 'radical' Vojislav Seselj convicted of war crimes

UN court sentences Serbian Vojislav Seselj to 10 years in prison for persecution of Croatians during Balkans war.

Serbian 'radical' Vojislav Seselj convicted of war crimes

Serbia

Genocide denial prevails in dream for 'Greater Serbia'

International Criminal Court to decide on the appeal to overturn the 2016 acquittal of Serbian leader Vojislav Seselj.

Denial of genocide prevails in dream for 'Greater Serbia'

Serbia

What's behind the arrest of Serbian official in Kosovo?

Many view the Serbian official's arrest as yet another 'orchestrated' scenario, designed to benefit certain politicians.

What's behind the arrest of Marko Djuric in Kosovo?

Albania

Rain and quick thaw brings flooding to the Balkans

Early spring after a harsh winter brings the inevitable spring flood to Serbia and Albania.

Rain and quick thaw brings flooding to the Balkans

Humanitarian crises

Kosovo: Remembering massacre victims and the missing

For destroyed communities, trauma persists 10 years after Kosovo declared independence.

Kosovo: Remembering massacre victims and the missing

Europe

Serbia denounces ‘terrorist’ killing of Kosovo Serb politician

Serbia's president described the killing of Oliver Ivanovic as an "act of terrorism", and a meeting in Brussels between Kosovo and Serbia was abruptly called off when news of the shooting emerged.