Kosovo deadlock talks fail

December 19, 2007

Talks over the future of Kosovo have reached an impasse at the U.N. Security Council, diplomats said Wednesday, and Serbia’s leader warned of a dangerous “new era” if Western powers recognized Kosovo’s independence. U.S. Ambassador to the UN Zalmay Khalilzad said the parties have reached “irreconcilable positions” and the “current situation is unsustainable… more