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26. 8. 2015 - 13:37

The Importance of Words

Reality Check: Serbia and Kosovo sign landmark agreements and the Refugee/Migrant Crisis deepens...


Pedestrians are seen through the Kosovan flag walking in the main square. Kosovo's celebrated the 7th anniversary of its independence on the 16th of February 2015

Serbia and Kosovo, Friends Since Today

Kosovo and Serbia have signed a set of agreements in a major step towards normalising ties... The two countries were after all at war with each other 28 short years ago.
What do the agreements entail?
Serbs in northern Kosovo will enjoy greater rights and Kosovo is getting its own international dialling code.
There are of course many more details to this historic development and our correspondent in Brussels (where the signing took place), Sandra Gathmann, delivered them.

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Refugee: noun - person running from something, often oppression

There has been some debate amongst journalists about what to call refugees but whatever you call them, everyone agrees their plight is a tragic one. Kilian Kleinschmidt, a German man who, until recently, ran the massive Zataari refugee camp in Jordan, has plenty of stories to tell with regards to this plight. He sat down with Chris Cummins at the currently on-going Alpbach Forum and gave some of his impressions.

PLUS: FM4-reporter Chrisa Wilkens gathered impressions from refugees in Macedonia.

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