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Environment Minister goes

Kosovan Prime Minister, Isa Mustafa, has accepted the resignation of Minister of Environment and Spatial Planning Ferid Agani. The minister has been accused of being involved in a scam involving […]

Hashim Thaçi elected President of Kosovo

Former resistance leader, Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and leader of the Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK), Hashim Thaçi, has been elected as the new President of Kosovo. He […]

Presidential election date set for Friday 26th February

The Kosovan parliament has decided to elect a new president of the country in an indirect election on Friday (26th February 2016) at 11 a.m. local time Last year Prime […]

IMF completes Article IV consultation with Kosovo

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has completed its Article IV consultation with Kosovo. The full press release as published on the IMF website is as follows; “IMF Executive Board Concludes […]

PM dismisses Serb Minister over remarks

Prime Minister Isa Mustafa has dismissed the Minister for Returns and Communities, Aleksandar Jablanović. The minister, a Serb Kosovar, caused controversy when he described members of the “Thirrjet e nënave” […]

New Cabinet announced six months after election

A new Prime Minister and Cabinet for Kosovo was confirmed yesterday in parliament nearly six months after the 8th June general election. Isa Mustafa of the centre-right Democratic League of […]

LDK and PDK appear to have reached deal after five months deadlock

After a five month deadlock in which the political parties argued over the constitutional right to form a government a breakthrough seems to have occurred. Following the general election in […]

Election results force resolution to constitutional crisis

The Central Election Commission of Kosovo has finally released results of the general election which was held on 8th June. The ruling Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK) led by Prime […]

Surprise move by three parties to form coalition government

In a surprise move yesterday afternoon the leaders of three of the five main political parties with representation in the new parliament issued a statement saying that they had agreed […]

PDK emerges as largest party in Kosovan election

Prime Minister Hashim Thaçi’s Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK) has emerged as the largest party in Sunday’s general election. The PDK took 30.71% of the vote in preliminary results, down […]

Parliamentary 2014

Elections to the Assembly took place on 8 June 2014. Democratic Party of Kosovo (Partia Demokratike e Kosovës, PDK) 37 Democratic League of Kosovo (Lidhja Demokratike e Kosovës, LDK) 30 Self-Determination […]

Kosovans vote in snap election

Kosovans will vote in a snap general election today after parliament failed to agree on making the Kosovo Security Force (KSF) into a formal army. The Assembly was dissolved on […]

Election announced for 8th June

Kosovo’s President Atifete Jahjaga announced yesterday afternoon that she has called an early election for 8th June. In her announcement the President said “Based on consultations with political parties and […]

Kosovan Parliament dissolves itself

The Kosovan Parliament has dissolved itself after failing to come to an agreement over an army for the country. The vote took place yesterday afternoon with 90 in favour of […]