Posts Tagged ‘independence’

An indefinite curfew has been imposed by security forces in Indian-administered Kashmir.

The curfew affects the main city of Srinagar and other big towns in the region. (photo, from bbcimg.co.uk) (more…)

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On Sunday afternoon, Kosovo’s parliament has held a historic session to unanimously declare the independence of the country from Serbia.

But Kosovo’s 10 Serbian members of parliament boycotted the session in order to protest at the declaration.

Hashim Thaci said that from that day, Kosovo was “proud, independent and free”. “The independence of Kosovo marks the end of the dissolution of the former Yugoslavia”, he added. (more…)

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