A barricade made of trucks loaded with stones in the northern, Serb-dominated part of ethnically divided town of Mitrovica, Kosovo. Photo: AP
A barricade made of trucks loaded with stones in the northern, Serb-dominated part of ethnically divided town of Mitrovica, Kosovo. Photo: AP
Diplomacy

Serbs agree to unblock roads in Kosovo but tensions still simmer

  • Removal of the road barricades is expected to defuse tensions between Belgrade and Pristina
  • Kosovo declared independence from Serbia in 2008, but Belgrade refuses to recognise it

A barricade made of trucks loaded with stones in the northern, Serb-dominated part of ethnically divided town of Mitrovica, Kosovo. Photo: AP
A barricade made of trucks loaded with stones in the northern, Serb-dominated part of ethnically divided town of Mitrovica, Kosovo. Photo: AP
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