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EU opens investigation against Slovenia after police raids in ECB offices

On July 6, 2016, in the context of a national investigation against central bank officials, Slovenian authorities seized information at the Bank of Slovenia that included ECB documents and IT hardware.
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“EU must not neglect the integration of Western Balkans”

Delays to make Balkans part of the EU may act as a threat to security, according to Kosovo President Hashim Thaci.
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Russia arms Serbia to increase its influence in Europe

Serbia is seeking a Russian air defense system in addition to fighter jets and battle tanks in what could fuel tensions in the Balkans.

EU tells Balkans to quit ‘playing with fire’

The prospect of EU membership has for years been the main driver of reform in the Balkans after a decade of war and upheaval in the 1990s.

Trump rules via Twitter, Slovenian President dominates Instagram

Borut Pahor, who is known as "Barbie" and along with Melania Trump is Slovenia's other former fashion model.

Balkans becoming ‘chessboard’ for big powers

Asked about Russia's role in the region, Mogherini replied: "The Balkans can easily become one of the chessboards where the big power game can be played.

Slovenia finally allows same-sex couples to marry from now on

Under the new law, same-sex couples can go on sick leave if their partner is sick and inherit property and receive a widow's pension if their partner dies.

Melania’s Slovenia offers to host the first Trump-Putin date

President Vladimir Putin thanked Slovenia for offering to host his first meeting with US President Donald Trump, but added that the prospect hinges on Washington.

Slovenia very happy with first lady Melania Trump

Slovenia is undergoing a tourism boom partly because it is the native country of US first lady Melania Trump.

Bosnia still divided over Yugoslavian war history

The ethnic Serb minority in Bosnia and Herzegovina has celebrated a deeply divisive holiday, marking a date that reminds the country’s Muslims and Croats of the brutal 1990s war.



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