Kosovo lies between Serbia, Macedonia, Albania and Montenegro. Its predominantly Muslim, ethnic Albanian population declared independence from Serbia in 2008.
Kosovo, a Balkan nation of 1.8 million people, has two official languages: Albanian and Serbian. Its capital is Pristina. Kosovo is a historically significant region for both ethnic Serbs and ethnic Albanians. In the late 1990s, a move for independence by its majority ethnic Albanian population sparked fighting, prompting a NATO aerial intervention in 1999. This is a collection of DW's latest content on Kosovo.
More than 80% of Kosovars approve of US leadership, the highest level of support in the world. That's according to a recent Gallup poll. During the 1990's it was American intervention that helped Kosovo gain independence from Serbia. But Kosovars are not sure they'll be able to rely on the US for support and protection when Donald Trump enters the White House. Mitra Nazar reports from Pristina.