Slobodan Milosevic


Fireworks illuminate Pristina's skyline on February 17, 2013 during... News PhotoAnniversary,Arts Culture and Entertainment,Bombing,Celebration,Conflict,Ethnicity,Geographical Locations,History,Holiday - Event,Horizontal,Independence,Kosovo,NATO,Pristina,Serbia,Slobodan Milosevic,The End,USAPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFireworks illuminate Pristina's skyline on February 17, 2013 during celebrations marking the fifth anniversary of Kosovo's unilateral declaration of independence from Serbia.Almost 100 countries -- including the United States -- have recognised Kosovo since ethnic Albanians proclaimed independence on February 17, 2008, almost a decade after the 1998-1999 conflict that ended with a NATO bombing campaign against late Serbian strongman Slobodan Milosevic's forces. AFP PHOTO/ARMEND NIMANI (Photo credit should read ARMEND NIMANI/AFP/Getty Images)