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Fedja Grulovic

Migrants in Bosnia refuse to move from forest camp

06 Dec 2019

VUCJAK, Bosnia Bowing to international pressure, Bosnian authorities agreed on Friday to dismantle a makeshift refugee camp of freezing snow-covered tents, but some migrants living there have been refusing food in protest at being resettled.

Winter poses new threat to migrants in Bosnian forest camp

01 Nov 2019

NEAR BIHAC, Bosnia Hundreds of migrants from the Middle East and Asia living in a freezing camp in the forests of Bosnia are short of food and bedding and at growing risk as the bitter Balkan winter approaches, aid workers say.

North Macedonia hosts its first Gay Pride march

29 Jun 2019

SKOPJE North Macedonia held its first Gay Pride march on Saturday, in a test of the conservative Balkan country's record on respecting minority rights as it seeks to join the European Union.

Tarantino is top dog at Cannes - at least in the pooch department

24 May 2019

CANNES, France Twenty-five years after taking the festival by storm with "Pulp Fiction", Quentin Tarantino's latest movie has already clinched an award at Cannes - thanks to a dog in a show-stealing fight scene. | Video

Macedonian and Bosnian cities struggle with pollution

30 Oct 2018

TETOVO, Macedonia, Oct 30 Even in mild autumn mornings, people gasp for breath in acrid air in Tetovo, an ancient city at the foothills of the Shar Mountain and one of the top 10 most polluted places in Europe.

Migrants in Bosnia complain of beatings by Croatian police

22 Aug 2018

BIHAC, Bosnia Many refugees and migrants, some showing their cuts and bruises, accuse Croatian police of beating them before turning them back as they try to cross from Bosnia, an increasingly popular Balkan transit point as other borders into the European Union close.

Colombia-Poland clash a complicated affair for Perez family

24 Jun 2018

KAZAN, Russia With dad Fabio hailing from Colombia and mum Isabela from Poland, June 24 was always going to be a special World Cup day for the Perez family but they started it as they start every Sunday -- in church.

Soccer-Australian toddler gets first taste of World Cup fever

17 Jun 2018

KAZAN, Russia, June 17 Given that David Kuhn proposed to his wife Sandra amidst the euphoria that followed Australia's qualification for the 2006 tournament, it is perhaps not too surprising the couple wanted to give their daughter an early taste of World Cup fever.

Serbia's military stages training drill, days after incident in Kosovo

29 Mar 2018

PASULJANSKE LIVADE, Serbia Under the keen eye of President Aleksandar Vucic and foreign diplomats, Serbia's military flexed its muscles on Thursday, firing live ordnance in a mock attack on insurgent positions at a training ground east of Belgrade.

Serbia's military stages training drill, days after incident in Kosovo

29 Mar 2018

PASULJANSKE LIVADE, Serbia, March 29 Under the keen eye of President Aleksandar Vucic and foreign diplomats, Serbia's military flexed its muscles on Thursday, firing live ordnance in a mock attack on insurgent positions at a training ground east of Belgrade.

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