Serbia’s Parliament has voted to normalize relations with Kosovo, despite widespread protests. Apprehensions linger that Serbia will later be forced to declare Kosovo independent as it moves towards EU membership.
Serbia’s government has approved recognition of Kosovo in exchange for wide autonomy of Kosovo’s Serbs. The possible compromise deal on the breakaway province status triggered wide-scale protests in both Belgrade and Pristina.
NATO will not guarantee automatic membership to Scotland if it becomes an independent nation. The news comes in response to a pro-independence party’s drive to secure a spot in the alliance while dumping its nuclear arsenal.
Fleeing advancing French and Malian forces, al-Qaeda militants left a strategic blueprint outlining their general plan for Mali and the region. The nine-page document unlocks a door to the world's most feared terrorist network.
A successful advance of French troops in Mali has prompted hopes in the Malian command that the war could be over within a month. But freelance journalist Andy Morgan tells RT France is yet to taste the might of Islamists who dominate the desert.