All articles by: Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher is deputy editor-in-chief at K2.0 and edits mainly In Depth feature content. Jack has a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of York and a management PGDip from Warwick Business School, U.K..

Perspectives | Serbia

An open letter to the American people

By - 08.09.2020

Breaking down the ‘historic’ Kosovo-Serbia Washington agreement.

In-depth | COVID-19

How much do you know about COVID-19?

By - 05.08.2020

The latest virus information, and how to keep yourself and others safe.

Lately | Justice

Thaçi, Veseli, charged with war crimes

By , Jack Butcher - 24.06.2020

President and PDK leader accused of ‘nearly 100 murders.’

Lately | Politics

New government formed with Avdullah Hoti as PM

By - 03.06.2020

Coalition scrapes majority after alleged Thaçi intervention.

Lately | Politics

Constitutional court rules new elections not required

By , Jack Butcher - 29.05.2020

Thaçi calls for quick formation of new government.

Lately | COVID-19

Initial confusion as new restrictions begin

By , Jack Butcher - 15.04.2020

Ministry of Health moves to clarify a series of uncertainties.

Lately | Politics

Kosovo government falls in midst of COVID-19 crisis

By , Jack Butcher - 25.03.2020

LDK helps bring down its own coalition, despite citizen anger.

In-depth | Environment

Air pollution: What’s with all this PM stuff?

By - 28.02.2020

Breaking down the pollution jargon.

Lately | Politics

Kosovo Assembly approves new government

By , Tringë Sokoli - 03.02.2020

Deputies vote for cabinet headed by new PM Albin Kurti.

One-on-one | Media

John Sweeney: Despite all the media’s faults, we are the [...]

By - 26.11.2019

Top former BBC investigative reporter on helping to convict war criminals, calling out liars and using humor to survive.

Perspectives | Education

Through the classroom and beyond

By - 31.10.2019

Welcome to K2.0's latest monograph — ‘Education for Life.’

Perspectives | Elections 2019

Winners and losers as new era of Kosovar politics dawns

By - 08.10.2019

VV’s remarkable rise and LDK’s bounceback as others left licking their wounds.

Perspectives | Politics

Farewell PAN government, here’s your ‘best’ bits…

By - 23.08.2019

Let’s take a moment to celebrate some ‘achievements.’

Perspectives | Human Rights

Survivors’ needs should be at the very heart of the rape [...]

By - 17.05.2019

People’s lives and traumas should never be part of a political game.

In-depth | Energy

Kosovo’s energy ‘crisis’ explained

By , Dafina Halili - 05.08.2017

Cutting through the energy confusion.

Lately | Justice

New Astrit Dehari protest keeps pressure on government

By - 24.11.2016

Petition launched demanding key resignations.

Lately | Music

Joss Stone delights intimate Prishtina audience

By - 19.09.2016

Soul sensation performs at Zone Club.

Perspectives | TWIK

No major shake-ups

By - 16.09.2016

K2.0’s weekly take on Kosovo's top news.

Perspectives | TWIK

Seeking a state of agreement

By - 09.09.2016

K2.0’s weekly take on Kosovo's top news.

Perspectives | TWIK

No end in sight

By - 02.09.2016

K2.0’s weekly take on Kosovo's top news.

Perspectives | EU

Kosovo should care about a ‘Brexit’

By - 22.06.2016

The UK referendum on leaving the ‪‎EU‬ could have potentially significant consequences for ‪Kosovo.

Lately | LGBTI

Kosovars fly the rainbow flag

By - 17.05.2016

President symbolically leads LGBTI march through Prishtina.

Lately | Sports

Kosovo admitted into FIFA

By - 13.05.2016

New national team will join qualifiers for 2018 World Cup

Lately | Government

Thaci elected President of Kosovo

By - 27.02.2016

Day of turbulence ends with anticipated appointment.

Lately | Politics

“Quint” embassies clarify controversial statement

By - 01.12.2015

UK, France and Italy say comments unrelated to opposition raid.