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Kosovo inaugurates 'Wall of Honor' statue for 23 Albanians who rescued Jews during the Holocaust

Aug. 23, 2023 08:00 AM EDT

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — A statue bearing the names of 23 Kosovo Albanians who rescued Jews from the Holocaust during World War II was inaugurated Wednesday in the capital, Pristina. The “Wall of Honor” statue was placed in a park in Pristina in the presence of some of the...

Kosovo journalists protest government's suspension of private television station

Jul. 31, 2023 07:26 AM EDT

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo’s journalists on Monday protested against the government’s decision to suspend a private television station's operations. Authorities made the move last week because they said there were irregularities concerning the registration of Klan Kosova's...

Kosovo's former intelligence chief is convicted for secret deportations to Turkey

Jul. 19, 2023 10:37 AM EDT

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — A court sentenced Kosovo's former intelligence chief to prison Wednesday for secretly deporting five Turkish teachers and a Turkish doctor to Turkey. The court in Pristina convicted Driton Gashi, the former director of the Kosovo Intelligence Agency, of...