Pristina   summery autumn

  

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a glimpse

 
Main square in Pristina, Kosovo

glimpse: YOUNGEST | Kosovo is Europe’s youngest in every sense of the word: the population’s age averages at a tender 29 years and the country has only been recognized as such since 2008. And what’s youth if not a fast lane in which we fishtail towards raw horizons, driven by challenges and potentials? Such is the promising quandary of Kosovo too, where unemployment was at 27.5 % in 2016, but had considerably fallen from 57 % in 2001.

Bill Clinton statue

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Pristina

 

 

 

 

 

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places / stories

Pristina / Indifferent

yet to be written

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Prizren / Imagination Trap

yet to be written

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in Europe