Montenegro

8 November 2017
Podgorica Rebuffs Kosovo in Border Dispute Premium

Domestic discord over Montenegro border demarcation agreement is blocking Kosovo’s bid for visa-free travel in the EU.

 
21 September 2017
Another Killing Shakes Montenegro’s Historic Kotor Premium

A gang war is raging in the tourist haven, Montenegrin opposition parties claim.

 
31 August 2017
Montenegro Coup Plot Thickens Premium

Trial set to resume next week of locals and Russians suspected of trying to assassinate PM and install pro-Russian government.

 
18 July 2017
Montenegro Asks for International Assistance to Fight Wildfires Premium

Neighboring Croatia is considering similar move after forest fires reached the suburbs of Split. 

 
19 June 2017
Montenegrin ‘Royal’ Charged with Impersonation

Italian man reportedly created a fake royal identity, distributed phony titles and orders to Pamela Anderson and other dupes.

 
23 May 2017
Trial of Suspected Coup Plotters Set to Start in Montenegro Premium

Government says Serbian nationalists backed by Russia planned to overthrow pro-NATO government.

 
10 May 2017
Ukrainian Eurovision Kicks Off Amid Tensions With Russia Premium

The authorities banned several Russian journalists ahead of the campy song contest, which has become increasingly politicized in recent years.   

 
Isa Mustafa
8 May 2017
Kosovo PM Submits Disputed Border Pact for Ratification Premium

Pressure from Washington and Brussels seen as crucial factor in decision that could further undermine the fragile government.

 
10 April 2017
Balkans Not Sure About Common Language Premium

A Declaration on the Common Language drafted by Balkan linguists received a better reception among common people than politicians. 

 
28 March 2017
Montenegro’s NATO Bid Enters Home Stretch Premium
Washington is betting the tiny country can curb Russian influence in southeastern Europe.
 

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--  Announcement: Debunking Disinformation: A Training Program for Czech Journalism Students - Become An Expert Fact Checker and Hoax Buster!

 

Date: March 12, 2018 – July 1, 2018

The course is for free and TOL will cover all travel expenses for attendees. Applicants should be from a master’s program (or in the final years of their studies), either in journalism or media studies, or other relevant fields such as political science, security studies, international relations or other. One of the main selection criteria will be a proven motivation to use the acquired skills in practice. While much of the instruction will be in Czech, fluent English is a requirement.

 

Apply or check our website for more info. Deadline is January 31, 2018.

Support is provided by the U.S. Embassy in Prague.


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The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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