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Kosovo: How Kosovo Was Turned Into Fertile Ground for ISIS

Taken from USCIRF Daily News Digest - May 23, 2016

Kosovo: Enable religious communities in Kosovo to register as legal entities, say OSCE conference participants

Leaders and members of Islamic, Serbian Orthodox, Catholic, Protestant Evangelic, and Jewish communities in Kosovo reiterated today their call for an improved legal framework which would enable religi...

KOSOVO: Sharp rise in vandalism against the Serbian Orthodox religious sites

The same day when the Serbian police from the city of Presevo removed the monument to the Albanians killed in clashes with the police 13 years ago in Presevo valley, in southern Serbia, a sharp rise i...

KOSOVO: 56 Orthodox Tombstones Seriously Vandalized

During the last several days, in the midst of Serbian Eastern Orthodox celebrations of Christmas holidays, in a graveyard in Kosovo Polje, central Kosovo, unknown perpetrators broke down and demolishe...

OSCE Mission in Kosovo condemns desecration of Jewish cemetery

Acting Head of the OSCE Mission in Kosovo, Edward P. Joseph, condemned today the recent desecration of the Jewish Cemetery in Prishtinë/Pristina, calling on law enforcement to investigate, and the mun...