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Case on which depend relations between U.S. and Serbia

The Bytyqi brothers case will be one of the more important topics when U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden and Serbian PM Aleksandar Vucic meet in June.

The case in which members of the Serbian police in 1999 killed three U.S. citizens of Albanian origin is one of the obstacles in relations between Serbia and the U.S.

Turkish FM Çavuşoğlu meets with 17 foreign officials during Brazilian president's inauguration

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu met with a total of 17 foreign representatives, including U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, on the sidelines of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff’s inauguration ceremony on Jan. 1.

Çavuşoğlu first held meetings with Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad Maliki and Mali Foreign Minister Abdullay Deyub in the Brazilian capital of Brasilia.

Time to act on energy security, Biden tells EU in Istanbul

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Nov. 22 told Europe it was time to act on improving its energy security, warning of Russia's "track record" in using energy supplies as a weapon.

Speaking at an Atlantic Council meeting in Istanbul, Biden said Europe needed to step up efforts to "ensure diversification" away from Russian oil and gas imports.

US Vice President Joe Biden says he never apologized to Turkey

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said he has not apologized to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, contradicting a previous White House statement that claimed he did.

Instead, Biden said he told Erdoğan that his alleged accusation that Turkey helped to fuel the growth of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) was misreported.