Skip to comments.NATO moves to calm Kosovar-Serb border tensions
Posted on 08/04/2011 10:08:34 AM PDT by Ravnagora
Kosovo Serb orthodox priest conducts a religious service near the barricades in the village of Zupce near the town of Zubin Potok on August 1. Serbs vowed to press on with roadblocks and stop NATO's KFOR peacekeeping force from proceeding until Kosovo agrees not to station its police and customs officers at the sensitive border posts.
Photo: Marko Djurica/Reuters
NATO is sending several hundred German and Austrian troops to Kosovo to buttress peacekeeping forces there after border violence left a Kosovar policeman dead and inflamed tensions with Serbia.
Fighting erupted after Kosovar special police units in armored cars operating at night late last month swept into two border control stations to assert a ban on Serb products. Now, European Union officials are calling for calm and NATO has reinforced its peacekeepers.
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NATO - Fighting for Islam since 1999.
NATO is a turd circling the bowl, andI could care less what the beltway eunuchs have to say. This Scots-Irish man sides with the Serbs. My view is that the Serbs need to “diversify” Kosovo with their precense.
Really? Kosovo and Serbia again? Why does the timing of this story not surprise me.
I agree 100%.
Another failed attempt at nation building. Whatever happened to minding our own business?
Fighting erupted after Kosovar special police units in armored cars -- operating at night late last month -- swept into two border control stations to assert a ban on Serb products.
Well, that’s just adorable too.
Takes one to know one, you sweet guy.
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