The commander of NATO troops in Kosovo has identified an ethnic Serb businessman and his brother as the leaders of recent attacks on international forces in northern Kosovo.
EU President Herman Van Rompuy says a decision by the European Union on whether to grant Serbia candidate status will be made in February. A decision originally had been expected at the EU summit on December 9.
European Union leaders were likely to put off a key step toward eventual Serbian membership until March in a blow to Belgrade, which hoped to be awarded EU candidate status at the ongoing summit in Brussels.
A judge at the UN court in The Hague has said that the trial of former Bosnian Serb army chief Ratko Mladic, accused of committing genocide and war crimes during the 1992-95 Bosnian war, should open in March.
Serbs in Kosovo's north today started dismantling roadblocks that have caused clashes with NATO peacekeepers.
Hours after Germany's Angela Merkel zings Serbia over ethnic Serb-led confrontations in northern Kosovo, Belgrade and Pristina agree to work together to patrol their common border.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says recent confrontations between NATO soldiers and Serbs on the border with Kosovo show that Serbia is not yet prepared to be a candidate for European Union membership.
A potentially profitable business delivering go-anywhere mini-churches in Serbia reportedly has the backing of Orthodox officials. But it doesn't please everybody.
The head of the United Nations mission in Kosovo has warned that tensions in the ethnic Serb-dominated northern part of the territory are so high now that serious violence could erupt at any time.
The last prime minister of the former Yugoslavia, Ante Markovic, has died at the age of 88.
Al-Jazeera, renowned for its in-depth investigations and rare insights into the Arab world, has set its sights on expansion, launching a new station in the Balkans and looking ahead to similar channels in Turkey and East Africa.
European Union President Herman Van Rompuy has said the bloc needed further assurances of Serbia's good faith in talks with Kosovo before allowing Belgrade to move closer to joining the EU.