A convoy of U.S. troops driving through eastern Europe that opponents threatened to block has entered Czech territory. In a campaign on Facebook and pro-Russia media, activists condemned the convoy, pledging to stop it. But opponents were clearly outnumbered by those who came to three border crossings Sunday to welcome the troops. No incidents were reported.
Hungary's government was involved in the bankruptcy of the financial broker ''Questor'', that burned through billions of small savers' money. Prime Minister Viktor Orban, responding to reporters, admitted that several ministries had entrusted many billions of public money.
Klavdija Markez is Slovenia's new education minister, on a vote of 46 to 16 in Parliament. Soon after the election, the new minister stated that ''the responsibility that you put on my shoulders is huge.
The EU expects the normalization of relations between Belgrade and Pristina will be thoroughly completed. This is what the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs, who's visiting Serbia today, said in an interview with the Belgrade daily newspaper Danas.
"We acknowledge the chancellor Merkel for starting a very important process of dialogue and cooperation between the countries of the Balkans and Germany", said Albanian premier Edi Rama during his visit to Pescara, Italy.