There has been a tense stand-off between KFOR troops
and Kosovo Serbs over two roadblocks barring access to the Brnjak and Jarinje and crossing points.
A proposed drawdown of KFOR troops
would place additional border management responsibilities on the KBP.
There have been an increasing number of reports in the Serbian media lately on the threats to Macedonia resulting from the anticipated reduction of the number of KFOR troops
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization-led KFOR troops
were deployed on Kosovo and the province was put under U.
However, the Decan monastery requested and received continued heavy presence of Italian KFOR troops
Amnesty International's report found that after the deployment in 1999 of 40,000 KFOR troops
and hundreds of UN civilian workers to Kosovo, a small scale local market for prostitution was transformed into a large scale industry based on trafficking run by organised criminal networks.
By then KFOR troops
had moved in and ethnic Albanians were no longer under threat of persecution in Kosovo.
The few Serbs who have remained in Kosovo live in scattered enclaves under the protection of KFOR troops
British KFOR troops
have been patrolling the Kosovo-Macedonia border because of a resurgence of fighting between ethnic Albanian guerillas and Macedonian government troops.
Their immediate focus is post-war reconstruction and democratic self-governance as a UN protectorate enforced by NATO's KFOR troops
Prizren's Serbian Orthodox churches, many of them dating to medieval times and having withstood five centuries of Turkish rule, are today necklaced in barbed wire and guarded by KFOR troops
European nations provide over 36,000 of the KFOR troops
in Kosovo, over 80% of its total strength.