Pristina, the capital city of , is not conventionally beautiful on sight: It is messy, with centuries-old Ottoman heritage competing with communist designs and recently built architectural monstrosities.

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The Cathedral of Saint Mother Teresa in Pristina is a Roman Catholic cathedral being constructed in Pristina, Kosovo. is situated 2 km south of Pristina. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The European Union Rule of Law Mission in Kosovo is the largest civilian mission ever launched under the Common Security and Defence Policy of the European Union. is situated 3 km south of Pristina.

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The Kosova Academy of Sciences and Arts is the national academy of . is situated 1½ km south of Pristina. Photo: Bdx, CC0.

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, meaning "Sunny Hill" (Albanian: or Kodra e Diellit; is the largest and most populated district of Pristina, the capital of . is situated 2½ km south of Pristina.


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