Provocation after Provocation: Macedonians will Block Roads for Bulgarians Heading to Gotse Delchev’s Grave – Novinite.com – Sofia News Agency

The Macedonian site “24 info” published an appeal not to allow Bulgarians to the grave of Gotse Delchev during the celebrations of the 151st anniversary of his birth on February 4 in Skopje. “A call to all patriots. Come with trucks, tractors, cars and other machines and support the protest. People of Kumanovo, we Read more…

Kosovo has Closed its main Border Crossing with Serbia after a Serb Blockade – Novinite.com – Sofia News Agency

Kosovo closed its largest border crossing on Wednesday after protesters blocked it on the Serbian side to support Kosovo‘s ethnic Serbs in their refusal to recognize the country’s independence. After two other points on the Serbian border were closed due to similar protests from the Kosovo side since December 10, only three entry points between the two countries remain open, adds Read more…

8,000 ordinary Polish Citizens will undergo Military Training – Novinite.com – Sofia News Agency

Thousands of Polish citizens between the ages of 15 and 65 will undergo military training this winter, announced Minister of National Defense Mariusz Blaszczak, quoted by Anadolu Agency. In a televised address to the nation, he said as many people as possible should be trained for a possible crisis. Blaszczak noted that a total of 8,000 volunteers Read more…

Serbia will Request Permission to Deploy its Troops in Kosovo – Novinite.com – Sofia News Agency

The Serbian government will ask the commander of NATO peacekeeping forces to allow the country to send up to 1,000 police and army personnel to Kosovo, said President Aleksandar Vucic on Thursday, Reuters reported. It is the first time Belgrade has sought to deploy troops to Kosovo since a UN Security Council resolution ended the 1998-99 war. Read more…