United Nations Mission in Kosovo
The United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo or UNMIK is the officially mandated mission of the United Nations in Kosovo. Currently, UNMIK describes its mandate as bei...
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Kosovo status process
During and after the breakup of Yugoslavia there were increasing ethnic and regional conflicts, culminating in the Kosovo War of 1999. The result of that war was the UN Security Council Resolution 124...
Constitutional status of Kosovo
The political status of Kosovo is the subject of a long-running political and territorial dispute between the Serbian (and previously, the Yugoslav) government and Kosovo's largely ethnic-Albanian pop...
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2008 Kosovo declaration of independence
The 2008 Kosovo declaration of independence was adopted on 17 February 2008 by the Assembly of Kosovo. The participants unanimously declared Kosovo to be independent from Serbia, while all 11 represen...
2008 Kosovo declaration of independence - Wikipedia
International reaction to the 2008 Kosovo declaration of independence
Kosovo's declaration of independence from Serbia was enacted on 17 February 2008. International reaction was mixed, and the world community continues to be divided on the international recognition of ...
International reaction to the 2008 Kosovo declaration of independence - Wikipedia
2008 unrest in Kosovo
The 2008 unrest in Kosovo follows Kosovo's declaration of independence on February 17, 2008. Some Kosovo Serbs opposed to secession have boycotted the move by refusing to follow orders from the centra...
2008 unrest in Kosovo - Wikipedia
Joachim Rücker
Joachim Rücker (born May 30, 1951, in Schwäbisch Hall, Baden-Württemberg) is a German diplomat. As of 2015, he is the President of the United Nations Human Rights Council.
Rücker was born in 1951 ...
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Renate Winter
Justice Renate Winter (born March 8, 1944) is a judge to the Special Court for Sierra Leone and an expert on family law, juvenile justice systems, women’s justice issues and child labour. She is a fo...
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Ahtisaari Plan
The Ahtisaari Plan, formally the Comprehensive Proposal for the Kosovo Status Settlement (CSP), is a status settlement proposal covering a wide range of issues related to the Kosovo status process for...
United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo
The United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo or UNMIK is the officially mandated mission of the United Nations in Kosovo. Currently, UNMIK describes its mandate as bei...
United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo - Wikipedia
Camp Monteith
Camp Monteith was a military base near Gnjilane, Kosovo and located about 20 miles (32 km) east of Camp Bondsteel. A former Serb artillery outpost and 79 parcels of private land, the area was tak...
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Søren Jessen-Petersen
Søren Jessen-Petersen (born 1945, Nørresundby, Denmark) is an international civil servant from Denmark. He was named Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Kosovo and head ...
Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Kosovo
The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Kosovo (SRSG) is an appointed by the Secretary-General to lead the United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK). The Joint In...
International Court of Justice advisory opinion on Kosovo's declaration of independence
Accordance with International Law of the Unilateral Declaration of Independence In Respect of Kosovo was a request for an advisory opinion referred to the International Court of Justice by the United ...
International Court of Justice advisory opinion on Kosovo's declaration of independence - Wikipedia
Kosovo independence precedent
The Assembly of Kosovo, then a province of Serbia under transitional UN administration (UNMIK), approved a declaration of independence on 17 February 2008. Kosovo was soon recognized as a Sovereign st...
Kosovo independence precedent - Wikipedia
Harri Holkeri
Harri Hermanni Holkeri KBE (Hon) ([ˈhɑrːi ˈhermɑnːi ˈholkeri]) (January 6, 1937 – August 7, 2011) was a Finnish statesman representing the National Coalition Party of Finland (Kokoomus / Samling...
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Luiz Carlos da Costa
Luiz Carlos da Costa (4 June 1949 – 12 January 2010) was an international civil servant working for the United Nations. Originally from Brazil, Costa joined the United Nations in 1969 and stayed...
Xavier Bout de Marnhac
Lieutenant General Xavier Bout de Marnhac (born 7 July 1951 in Trier, Germany) is a French military commander and former head of the Kosovo Force (KFOR) and of EULEX.
UNMIK Travel Document
An UNMIK Travel Document was a passport-sized document used to foreign travel for residents of Kosovo, who were not able to obtain a passport from Yugoslavia. The document was issued by the UNMIK fro...
UNMIK Travel Document - Wikipedia
Sérgio Vieira de Mello
Sérgio Vieira de Mello ([ˈsɛʁʒu viˈejɾɐ dʒi ˈmɛlu], 15 March 1948 – 19 August 2003) was a Brazilian United Nations diplomat who worked for the UN for more than 34 years, earning respect and praise ar...
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2008 protests in Serbia
Widespread protests and riots in Serbia followed the 2008 proclamation of independence by Kosovo on February 17, 2008.The Prime Minister of Serbia, Vojislav Koštunica, blamed the United States for bei...
2008 protests in Serbia - Wikipedia
Serbia's reaction to the 2008 Kosovo declaration of independence
The Republic of Kosovo declared their independence from Serbia in 2008, a move which Serbia rejects. Initially there were no relations between the two, however following years have seen increased dial...
Serbia's reaction to the 2008 Kosovo declaration of independence - Wikipedia
Foreign relations of Kosovo
Foreign relations of Kosovo are accomplished by efforts of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kosovo. The current Foreign Minister of Kosovo is Enver Hoxhaj. Kosovo has diplomatic relations with 71 co...
Foreign relations of Kosovo - Wikipedia
Serbian constitutional referendum, 2006
A referendum on a proposed draft of the new Serbian constitution was held on October 28 and 29 October 2006 and has resulted in the draft constitution being approved by the Serbian electorate. The con...
Serbian constitutional referendum, 2006 - Wikipedia
Kingdom of Yugoslavia
The Kingdom of Yugoslavia (Kraljevina Jugoslavija, Serbian Cyrillic: Краљевина Југославија) was a state in Southeast Europe and Central Europe, that existed during the interwar period (19...
Kingdom of Yugoslavia - Wikipedia
Belgrade-Pristina negotiations
Belgrade–Pristina negotiations are a series of talks between Serbia and Kosovo. Serbia claims Kosovo as its southern province under United Nations administration, and rejects its independence. The neg...
Lamberto Zannier
Lamberto Zannier (born in 15 June 1954, Fagagna) is an Italian diplomat who currently serves as Secretary General of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). Zannier was appoin...
International recognition of Kosovo
Kosovo's declaration of independence from Serbia was enacted on 17 February 2008. International reaction was mixed, and the world community continues to be divided on the international recognition of ...
2008 unrest in Serbia
Widespread protests and riots in Serbia followed the 2008 proclamation of independence by Kosovo on February 17, 2008.The Prime Minister of Serbia, Vojislav Koštunica, blamed the United States for bei...
2008 unrest in Serbia - Wikipedia