SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Police in Bosnia say officers found 34 migrants in a van near the country's border with Serbia.
A police statement issued Wednesday said a Bosnian citizen...
NBA MVP Antetokounmpo, Greece open World Cup with easy win
SHANGHAI (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo stole the ball at one end, dribbled behind his back around midcourt, kept going and took off from just below the foul line before unleashing a dunk.
NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Draw Monday for Champions League's third qualifying round:
POZNAN, Poland (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister Theresa May joined on Friday a high-level meeting in Poland that seeks to reassure Western Balkans nations aspiring...
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Government ministers from some European Union nations sought Thursday to reassure their partners in the Western Balkans during a meeting in Poland that their aspirations to...
Ljubisa Tumbakovic named new Serbia coach
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia's soccer federation has named former Montenegro coach Ljubisa Tumbakovic as the new national team coach.
Tumbakovic succeeds Mladen Krstajic who was fired...
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Momir Bulatovic, who was the president of Montenegro during the turbulent breakup of the former Yugoslavia, died Sunday at age 62, a close associate...
Montenegro summons Serbia ambassador over church row
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro has summoned the Serbian ambassador to the small Adriatic state for what are considered to be derogatory statements made by Serbian officials over a draft...
Serbia-Montenegro church row fuels Balkan tensions
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A Serbian government official on Wednesday branded Montenegro a "criminal" state and urged a "fierce" response over the neighboring country's plans to introduce a new...
Serbia fires national team coach Mladen Krstajic
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia's soccer federation on Thursday fired national team coach Mladen Krstajic after a humiliating loss against Ukraine in a European Championship...
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro has fired national coach Ljubisa Tumbakovic after he boycotted the European Championship qualifier against Kosovo.
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro's Serbian-born coach and two players have boycotted a European Championship qualifier against Kosovo after pressure from Serbia.
BERLIN (AP) — World Cup winner France can take a major step toward booking a spot at the 2020 European Championship when it takes on Turkey this weekend in the last round of qualifiers before the...
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — People in all major cities across the western Balkans face alarming levels of air pollution that are reducing their life expectancies because the...
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — A Montenegro court on Thursday sentenced two Russian military intelligence operatives and 11 others to up to 15 years in prison for plotting to overthrow the Balkan...
LONDON (AP) — Feeling "mentally scarred" by racist abuse, England defender Danny Rose said he never wants to play in Montenegro again in a rebuke to UEFA for only ordering the country to play one...
Drugs found on Montenegro military training ship
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro's defense ministry says the army has discovered drugs hidden on a navy training ship ahead of its planned journey to Turkey and Greece.
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PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — It all started with a video posted on social media: a secret recording from 2016 that appears to show a well-known local tycoon hand over an envelope containing...
Kosovo-Serbia tensions disrupts climate conference
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — An international climate conference in the Western Balkans has been disrupted over tensions between Kosovo and Serbia.
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — The pro-Western president of Montenegro, who has defied Russia to steer his small country into NATO, has warned that the integration of the Western Balkans into the...
LONDON (AP) — Racist abuse has left England defender Danny Rose looking forward to the end of his playing career.
Along with Callum Hudson-Odoi, Rose was targeted by Montenegro fans with...
LONDON (AP) — A week after Montenegro fans racially abused England players, a partial apology from the country was delivered in person at Wembley Stadium.
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Callum Hudson-Odoi, one of English soccer's top young talents, is stalling on signing a new contract at Chelsea and it's easy to see why.
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Montenegro: 1 detained for breaching US embassy compound
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Montenegro says a suspect has been detained for breaking into the compound in the capital Podgorica.
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday urged soccer authorities to take strong action against Montenegro after England players faced a torrent of racial abuse during a...
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on migrants trying to get to Europe (all times local):
Montenegrin police say they have arrested 17 people for smuggling migrants who are...
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An injury to Cristiano Ronaldo exacerbated Portugal's frustrating start to its European Championship title defense.
Things couldn't be going much better for free-scoring England and...
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — It should have been the night to celebrate the emergence of another prodigious teenage forward in the latest joyous display by Gareth Southgate's young England...
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — England manager Gareth Southgate says the English Football Association will make an official complaint to UEFA after alleging at least one of his players received...
Thousands rally against leaders in Serbia, Montenegro
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Thousands of people have rallied in Serbia against populist President Aleksandar Vucic after political tensions soared last weekend when protesters burst into the state TV...
Young England, reeling Germany ready for Euro qualifiers
Few big teams need to sweat the 2020 European Championship qualifiers, but for Germany the pressure is already on.
After a terrible 2018, Joachim Loew's new-look squad is aiming for revenge...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump on Thursday honored women from 10 countries for their courage, saying the trait "is one of the qualities we need most in society."
Montenegro issues arrest warrant for ex-ruling party ally
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro has issued an international arrest warrant for a fugitive banker who is a former close ally-turned-foe of long-serving President Milo...
Montenegrins march demanding government resignation
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Several thousand people rallied in Montenegro on Saturday to demand the resignation of long-serving President Milo Djukanovic's government over allegations of corruption.
The crowd marched through the capital of Podgorica chanting "Milo thief" and "We want justice," and carrying banners reading "No more crime" or "Rebellion."
The Latest: Montenegro: Lake searched after boat capsizes
GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — The Latest on the winter weather in Europe (all times local):
At least one person has drowned and three are missing after a boat overturned during stormy weather on a lake in southern Montenegro.
Montenegro media reported that tall waves generated by strong wind capsized a boat on Lake Skadar on Sunday.
Late Yugoslav leader Tito gets monument in Montenegro
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Hundreds of people gathered in Montenegro Wednesday as authorities unveiled a monument to the late Yugoslav leader Josip Broz Tito — a rare honor for communist dictator who was widely denounced after the breakup of Yugoslavia during the 1990s.
The ceremony in Montenegro's capital of Podgorica marked the anniversary of Tito's anti-fascists liberating the city from Nazi German occupiers at the end of World War II.
Montenegro to try in absentia suspect in failed coup
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — A Montenegrin court says it will try in absentia a suspect in a failed 2016 pro-Russia coup who fled to the Serbian Embassy to avoid detention.
Branka Milic walked out of the courtroom during a hearing last month, complaining that her rights had been violated. The court then ordered her detained but she has taken refuge at the Serbian Embassy.
Montenegro seeks explanation from Serbia on coup suspect
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro has summoned Serbia's ambassador after a suspect on trial over a failed 2016 pro-Russia coup fled to the Serbian Embassy to avoid detention.
Branka Milic walked out of the courtroom during a hearing Friday, complaining that her rights had been violated. The court then ordered her detained but she surfaced at the Serbian Embassy.
UK group Bellingcat names Russian suspect in Montenegro plot
MOSCOW (AP) — Investigative group Bellingcat and Russian website 'The Insider' claim they have identified a second Russian GRU military intelligence officer involved in a 2016 coup attempt in Montenegro.
Fugitive Macedonian ex-PM ‘passed through’ Montenegro
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — A former prime minister who fled Macedonia while facing prison for a corruption conviction entered Montenegro from Albania on Sunday but left the same day, Montenegro's police said Friday.
Nikola Gruevski passed through Montenegro on Nov. 11, when he wasn't the subject of arrest warrants or any kind of detention advisory, police said. An international warrant for Gruevski's arrest was issued two days later, and he now is in Hungary.
Balkan nations to cooperate on identifying missing persons
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Balkan nations that fought bitter wars as Yugoslavia broke apart during the 1990s have agreed to step up their cooperation in identifying thousands of people still missing as a result of the conflicts.
Representatives from Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia, Kosovo and Montenegro signed an agreement on Tuesday laying out how they will work together.
5 Albanians arrested for trafficking Syrian migrants
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian police say they have arrested five people suspected of trafficking migrants from Greece to Montenegro.
A statement Wednesday said that a months-long investigation showed that the "criminally structured group" received migrants, mainly Syrians, coming from neighboring Greece in its south, accommodated and then transported them to neighboring Montenegro in the north, aiming to reach Western European countries.
Belgian police raid several soccer clubs in vast probe
BRUSSELS (AP) — A massive corruption scandal engulfed Belgian soccer on Wednesday when authorities carried out 57 police raids in the country and around Europe in a probe into financial fraud and match-fixing.
The federal prosecutor's office said 44 raids were being held in Belgium and 13 more in France, Luxembourg, Cyprus, Montenegro, Serbia and Macedonia.
Montenegro-Croatia relations in danger over training ship
TIVAT, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro and Croatia have resolved almost all of their differences more than two decades after fighting a war, except for one: a dispute over an 85-year-old former Royal Yugoslav Navy training ship.
The majestic sailing vessel called Jadran, or the Adriatic, is currently part of the Montenegrin naval fleet based in the port of Tivat. Croatia is demanding the return of the tall ship, which Montenegro adamantly refuses to do.
Western Balkans leaders meeting on EU, regional cooperation
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama's office says Albania is hosting an informal meeting of the six heads of government in the Western Balkans.
Rama's office said Sunday that the topic of Monday's meeting is "regional economic integration" and will include discussions about developing a joint vision for aligning with the European Union, the implementation of a regional economic zone and other issues.
Report: Montenegro seeks ex-CIA agent in failed coup
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro on Thursday issued an international arrest warrant for a former CIA agent for alleged involvement in what the government said was a failed pro-Russia coup designed to prevent the Balkan country's NATO membership.
Montenegro's state TV said that prosecutors want the extradition of Joseph Assad, a U.S. citizen born and raised in Egypt, on charges of participating in a criminal enterprise led by two Russian military spy agency officers.
2 Polish tourists die in sea collision in Montenegro
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro's state broadcaster says two Polish citizens died in a collision between a sail boat and a motor yacht in the Adriatic Sea.
The report by RTCG says the accident happened around noon on Monday when the yacht slammed into the sail boat in a bay by the Lustica Peninsula.
Marina owner Nenad Banicevic said he rushed to the site of the collision and the sail boat's skipper and a woman next to him appeared to have died instantly.
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the meeting earlier this week between Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump (all times local):
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says NATO's collective-defense clause applies to all members, not just big countries, adding that she's glad to have Montenegro in the alliance.