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10.05.21

Tirana, 10 May 2021, dtt-net.com – The Democratic Party of Albania (PD) said it filed Sunday “hundreds of proofs” of what it called “vote buying” by the ruling leftist party of the Prime Minister Edi Rama in April elections.

10.05.21

Sarajevo, 10 May 2021, dtt-net.com – Croat intellectuals in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) Saturday called on their political parties to start official talks with Bosniak and Serb parties for a reorganizing the country on a federal basis system made of three entities for each ethnicity.

10.05.21

Belgrade, 10 May 2021, dtt-net.com – Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic Sunday awarded Austrian writer Peter Handke – both cheerleaders of the Butcher of Balkans, Slobodan Milosevic – with ‘Order of Karadjordje's First-Degree Star’, after being awarded by Serb entity in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) on Friday.

08.05.21

Banjaluka, 07 May 2021, dtt-net.com - Peter Handke, the controversial Austrian writer, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2019, denier of the Genocide in Srebrenica and supporters of “The Butcher of Balkans”- Slobodan Milosevic,  Friday received two awards in the Serb entity in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH).

07.05.21

Zagreb/Belgrade/Prishtina, dtt-net.com – Serbia’s minister of defence described Croats and Kosovo Albanians as “ brothers in arms” while Croatian troops - which are part of NATO-led mission (KFOR)  - as “occupation forces in the territory of Serbia”, prompting fierce reactions today from Croatia’s foreign ministry which called Aleksandar Vulin’s remarks as ““ridiculous and absurd” while at the same time recalling Belgrade that Croatian minority rights are not being respected as agreed seven years ago between Zagreb and Belgrade.

07.05.21

Podgorica/Sarajevo, 06 May 2021, dtt-net.com – The Minister of Justice of Montenegro, Vladimir Leposavic, is still at his post despite attempts by the prime minister to sack him after statements made in March denying the Genocide in Srebrenica committed by Serb forces in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) on Bosniaks, during the 1992-1995 war in the country.

06.05.21

Brussels, 06 May 2021, dtt-net.com – 27 EU member states today agreed in principle on how to apply a newly adopted methodology for accession talks with the two countries which have already opened  membership negotiations with the previous more simple method than the new one organized in clusters.

06.05.21

Prishtina, 06 May 2021 – Croatian government today said it will donate 10,000 doses of anti-COVID-19 vaccine to Kosovo as the EU and its member states are accelerating efforts to increase vaccine roll-out for Western Balkans six countries.

05.05.21

Skopje/Brussels, 05 May 2021, dtt-net.com – Frustrated with Bulgaria veto and attacks on Macedonian identity and language, North Macedonia’s premier, Zoran Zaev, today was clear and firm: “We don’t need European Union for the price of Macedonian identity and language”, he said.

05.05.21

New York/Sarajevo, 04 May 2021, dtt-net.com - Valentin Inzko, the High Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) - whom Russia and Serb entity authorities want him out of the country and the office he leads to be terminated - told Security Council members that the very same politicians under the leadership of Milorad Dodik - the leader of biggest Serb party and member of country’s presidency - are pushing their agenda of breaking up the country.