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EU Visa-Free travel for all Western Balkans, except Kosovo

06:36 | broj komentara 1 | Beta

 The decision to abolish Schengen visas for the citizens of Bosnia-Herzegovina and Albania goes into effect on Dec. 15, expanding the visa-free Schengen travel zone to include the entire Western Balkans, apart from Kosovo.

Brammertz reports to EU on Belgrade, Zagreb cooperation

06:40 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

Hague tribunal Chief Prosecutor Serge Brammertz reported to European Union foreign ministers on Dec. 14 in Brussels that cooperation between the tribunal and the Serbian and Croatian governments had improved, but that there were still significant problems.

Croatia: National Security Council convenes in President's Office

06:42 | broj komentara 0 | Hina

Adopted at the session was a draft national security strategy that will be put up for a public debate which will last 30 days. After the debate, the government will organise a round-table discussion on the draft strategy before sending the document to parliament, the President's

Albanian opposition resumes anti-government protests

06:45 | broj komentara 0 | SEtimes.com

The opposition continues to insist on transparency for the 2009 general elections, claiming they were manipulated by the ruling Democratic Party.

State aid: Commission opens in-depth investigation into Greek state aid in the cereal sector

06:48 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

The European Commission has opened a formal investigation under the EU State aid rules into Greek aid to the cereal sector. The aid took the form of (i) a loan amounting to € 150 million granted to Unions of Agricultural Cooperatives with the guarantee of the state, and

Launching of FYRMacedonia's EU accession talks to be discussed during Hungary's Presidency

06:50 | broj komentara 0 | MIA

At the meeting in Brussels EU foreign ministers notified the European Commission (EC)'s opinion that FYRMacedonia had met the political membership criteria and the recommendation for launching of the accession talks, but the discussion on this matter would be resumed in the


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