KIEV -- Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has accused Russia of launching a "direct and open aggression against Ukraine."
BELGRADE -- The Serbian government is not considering introducing any sanctions against Russia, and the country's partners in the west have been informed of this.
BELGRADE -- Ivica Dačić has welcomed Federica Mogherini's appointment as new EU foreign policy chief, and Donald Tusk's appointment as president of the European Council.
MOSCOW -- Serbia has not introduced any sanctions against the Russian Federation, nor will it do that, said Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić.
MOSCOW -- Ukraine is not ready to join the European Union or NATO, Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka has said.
NEW YORK -- A UN Security Council meeting to present UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon’s regular quarterly report on the situation in Kosovo was held late on Friday.
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA -- Acting EULEX Chief Joelle Vachter said Sunday that warrants have been issued for the arrest of Zubin Potok Mayor Stevan Vulović and former Mayor Slaviša Ristić.
"Serbia will know how to protect its people and territory," Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić stated on Sunday during a visit to the Merdare base.
ZVEČAN -- Councilors from four northern Kosovo municipalities say they would stage peaceful protests against the EU mission in Kosovo, EULEX.
BELGRADE -- The B92 Fund and Komercijalna Bank humanitarian campaign "Together for the Babies" continued on Friday when new equipment was donated to a Belgrade hospital.
BAKU, BELGRADE -- Partizan FC from Belgrade beat Azerbaijan's Neftci 2-1 on their home turf in Baku in the second match of the last qualifying round of UEFA's Europa League.
SARAJEVO -- President Tomislav Nikolić is confident he would win in the next presidential election, and that current Foreign Minister Ivica Dačić "is no competition."
BELGRADE -- In the January-July 2014 period, Serbia’s foreign trade increased 4.5 percent compared to the same period last year to EUR 15.381 billion.
Mostar -- Leaders of Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and Montenegro signed in Mostar on Friday the Declaration on Missing Persons.
BERLIN -- PM Aleksandar Vučić has said that Serbia has "a recognizable and good policy that it firmly adheres to" - and that "German Chancellor Angela Merkel knows that."
MOSCOW -- Russian President Vladimir Putin has called on pro-Russian forces in Ukraine to provide a humanitarian corridor for the Ukrainian soldiers they have surrounded.
BELGRADE -- Interior Minister Nebojša Stefanović says he has requested an urgent meeting with representatives of EULEX and KFOR after the killing of a Serbian policeman.
BERLIN -- Ivica Dačić stated on Thursday that the Western Balkans is a region of peace and stability looking forward to prompt EU accession.
BERLIN -- Dušan Vujović said on Thursday the Western Balkans conference in Berlin was a great step towards improving dialogue and cooperation in the region.
"We can disagree over the status (of Kosovo) for the next 200 years, but that does not mean that we should hate each other, that we should not do business with each other."
BELGRADE -- Members of the Serbian assembly have adopted a set of media laws - the Public Information and the Media Law, and the laws on Public Media Services and on Electronic Media.