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Jordan condemns Kosovo for opening embassy in Jerusalem

Jordan condemns Kosovo for opening embassy in Jerusalem

Jordanian government calls Kosovo's decision to open an embassy in Jerusalem 'invalid and illegitimate.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/03/2021 18:09
Kosovo formally opens embassy in Jerusalem

Kosovo formally opens embassy in Jerusalem

Kosovo’s Foreign Ministry says it has formally opened its embassy to Israel in Jerusalem, after establishing ties with Israel.Elad Benari, 15/03/2021 06:13
Live: Establishment of relations between Kosovo and Israel

Live: Establishment of relations between Kosovo and Israel

Watch the special ceremony marking the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Kosovo and the State of IsraelArutz Sheva, 01/02/2021 15:50
Kosovo and Israel to formally normalize ties next week

Kosovo and Israel to formally normalize ties next week

Kosovo’s Foreign Minister says a virtual ceremony will be held next week to establish diplomatic ties with Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 29/01/2021 20:05
Kosovo’s Jews cheer their Muslim-majority state’s new deal with Israel

Kosovo’s Jews cheer their Muslim-majority state’s new deal with Israel

Kosovo's Jews love Israel and Trump, want their country to succeed - and are celebrating Israel's recognition of Kosovo.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 15/09/2020 09:11
Watch: Netanyahu tweets message from Kosovo parliament speaker

Watch: Netanyahu tweets message from Kosovo parliament speaker

Netanyahu tweets "A touching message from Dr. Vjosa Osmani, Speaker of the Parliament of Kosovo."Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/09/2020 13:30
On the crossroads between Serbia and Kosovo

On the crossroads between Serbia and Kosovo

Serbia is seeking a family, Kosovo is looking for recognition, and Israel is precisely situated at the intersection between the two. Op-ed.Boaz Bismuth, 07/09/2020 08:43
Watch: National Security head to media: 'Maybe you're too young'

Watch: National Security head to media: 'Maybe you're too young'

Director of Nat'l Intelligence asked members of the media if they were perhaps 'too young to understand anything beyond the White House'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2020 18:31
Kosovo president: Recognition of Israel 'a historic achievement'

Kosovo president: Recognition of Israel 'a historic achievement'

President addresses importance of his country opening embassy in J'lem and the special connection he says exists between the 2 nations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2020 08:31
Arab League: Serbia and Kosovo's move contrary to UN decisions

Arab League: Serbia and Kosovo's move contrary to UN decisions

Arab League Secretary-General condemns decision by Serbia and Kosovo to open embassies in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2020 06:43
PA: Serbia and Kosovo's move a 'blatant aggression against Palestinian people'

PA: Serbia and Kosovo's move a 'blatant aggression against Palestinian people'

PA “foreign ministry” calls on Kosovo and Serbia to backtrack on their decisions to open embassies in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2020 05:36
UN ambassador welcomes agreement establishing relations with Kosovo

UN ambassador welcomes agreement establishing relations with Kosovo

"Perhaps this will convince future Palestinian leaders to make concessions for peace," says Ambassador Gilad Erdan.Elad Benari, Canada, 05/09/2020 00:54
Kosovo President welcomes Israeli recognition

Kosovo President welcomes Israeli recognition

Kosovo President Hashim Thaçi says his country will keep its promise and open a diplomatic mission in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 04/09/2020 21:06
Trump: More Islamic and Arab nations will recognize Israel

Trump: More Islamic and Arab nations will recognize Israel

US President hails agreement which will see Kosovo recognizing Israel, says more Arab countries intend to do the same.Elad Benari, Canada, 04/09/2020 20:38
Kosovo to recognize Israel, Serbia to relocate embassy to Jerusalem

Kosovo to recognize Israel, Serbia to relocate embassy to Jerusalem

Move comes as part of agreement between Serbia and Kosovo that normalizes economic relations between the two countries.Elad Benari, Canada, 04/09/2020 20:00
Kosovo PM tests positive for coronavirus

Kosovo PM tests positive for coronavirus

Kosovo Prime Minister Avdullah Hoti will self-isolate for the next two weeks after testing positive for COVID-19.Elad Benari, 03/08/2020 06:37
Eight defamatory programs on Israel by Dutch Public TV

Eight defamatory programs on Israel by Dutch Public TV

This distorted TV series is an expression of a much more profound problem about the Netherlands. The country benefits internationally from a far too positive image, partly because few people know its language. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 05/03/2020 17:00
Kosovo offers Israel an embassy in exchange for recognition

Kosovo offers Israel an embassy in exchange for recognition

President of Kosovo says his country would open an embassy in Jerusalem if Israel recognizes it as an independent state.Elad Benari, Canada, 22/09/2018 00:04
Kosovo jails planners of attack on Israeli soccer team

Kosovo jails planners of attack on Israeli soccer team

Eight Muslim extremists who plotted terror attacks Israeli soccer players and fans in Albania jailed for up to 10 years.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 19/05/2018 01:13
Organ trafficking suspect to face Cyprus extradition hearing

Organ trafficking suspect to face Cyprus extradition hearing

Cyprus court orders extradition of organ-trafficking suspect to begin late in February.AFP, 05/02/2018 19:51
Cyprus denies bail for Israeli organ trafficking suspect

Cyprus denies bail for Israeli organ trafficking suspect

Cyprus orders organ trafficking mastermind to remain in custody until extradition process begins next month.AFP, 21/01/2018 00:08
Kosovo requests extradition of Israeli 'organ trafficker'

Kosovo requests extradition of Israeli 'organ trafficker'

Kosova requests Cyprus extradite Israeli suspected of organizing organ trafficking gang.AFP, 13/01/2018 22:57
Police arrest Israeli organ smuggling 'mastermind'

Police arrest Israeli organ smuggling 'mastermind'

Organ traffickers leave donors without proper medical care, charge those needing transplants up to 100,000 euros.AFP, 06/01/2018 20:00
'We would've voted against UN Jerusalem resolution'

'We would've voted against UN Jerusalem resolution'

Kosovo president says his nation would have voted with the United States against condemning Trump recognition of Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 05/01/2018 22:33
Kosovo: 2 plead guilty to plotting attack on Israeli soccer team

Kosovo: 2 plead guilty to plotting attack on Israeli soccer team

Two Kosovo men plead guilty to planning attacks at World Cup soccer match in Albania against visiting Israel team.Elad Benari, 21/12/2017 05:44
Kosovo charges 4 in terror plot against Israeli soccer team

Kosovo charges 4 in terror plot against Israeli soccer team

Terrorists plotted to attack World Cup qualifying match in Albania and kill both players and fans.AFP, 14/06/2017 19:32
Kosovo President bans sale of anti-Semitic literature

Kosovo President bans sale of anti-Semitic literature

The President of Kosovo has banned the sale of anti-Semitic literature in his country after complaints by anti-Semitism experts.Gary Willig, 02/12/2016 09:59
Kosovo arrests suspects in plot against Israeli soccer team

Kosovo arrests suspects in plot against Israeli soccer team

Kosovo arrests 19 suspected ISIS terrorists in connection with a plan to attack Israel’s national soccer team during its visit to Albania.Elad Benari, 17/11/2016 02:16
40 wounded in Kosovo ISIS panic

40 wounded in Kosovo ISIS panic

A crowd at a beer festival in Kosova panicked when someone in the crowd yelled "ISIS." 40 people were wounded in the stampedeRachel Kaplan, 02/08/2016 13:37
Kosovo sends ISIS recruiters to jail

Kosovo sends ISIS recruiters to jail

Kosovo court sentences an imam and six others to up to ten years in jail for recruiting fighters for ISIS.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 21/05/2016 00:15
Kosovo Cracks Down on Albanian ISIS Agents

Kosovo Cracks Down on Albanian ISIS Agents

Seven Albanian Muslims, including an imam, indicted for joining or recruiting for the brutal jihadist group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2015 21:39
Serbian Upset Elections Leave EU Uneasy

Serbian Upset Elections Leave EU Uneasy

In a Europe that does not need another crisis, they put the most optimistic possible spin on Tomislav Nicolic's victory.Amiel Ungar, 23/05/2012 06:45
Russia Permitted to Establish Humanitarian Base

Russia Permitted to Establish Humanitarian Base

A new ingredient has been introduced by Serbia into the standoff on the border with Kosovo in the form of a Russian base.Aryeh ben Hayim, 18/10/2011 20:00
Serbia Plays Statesman

Serbia Plays Statesman

Serbia, looking for entry into the EU, resisted the temptation to respond to a show of force by Kosovo in the area held by the Serb minorityAryeh ben Hayim, 27/07/2011 21:15
Suspected Killer of US Airmen

Suspected Killer of US Airmen

The suspected Muslim killer of two U.S. airmen, now in Germany, was charged in absentia for the crime this week in a Manhattan U.S. federal court. Chana Ya'ar, 22/06/2011 18:10