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Balkan Insight’s Week in Pictures

Balkan Insight’s Week in Pictures

March 1, 2019
March 1, 2019
A round-up of Balkan Insight's favourite photographs of the week.


A little boy holds his father’s hand during their walk in Moldova’s capital, Chisinau. Photo: EPA-EFE/Dumitru Doru.


Serbia’s Minister of European Integration, Jadranka Joksimovic, (L) and the Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Peter Szijjarto, started talks on future EU enlargement during their meeting in Budapest on February 26. Photo: EPA/Tamas Kovacs Hungary Out.


Anti-government demonstrators set fire to a tire in front of Albania’s parliament building during a violent protest in the country’s capital, Tirana, on February 26. Photo: EPA/Malton Dibra.


An anti-government demonstrator gestures to the police during a violent protest in Tirana, the country’s capital, which saw authorities use tear gas to disperse the crowd on February 26. Photo: EPA/Malton Dibra.


The Bucharest Format (B9) in the eastern Slovakian town of Kosice saw the presidents of Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Slovakia, together with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, commemorate the 70th anniversary of the western alliance and the 15th and 20th anniversaries of the accession of B9 members to it on February 28. Photo: EPA/Martin Divisek.


Two giraffes touch each other over their fences and enjoy the warm weather at the Skopje Zoo in North Macedonia’s capital on February 28. Photo: EPA/Georgi Licovski.