President receives ambassadors in farewell visits

September 2, 2014 | 16:38 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- President Tomislav Nikolić held separate meetings on Tuesday with outgoing ambassadors of France and Hungary, Francois-Xavier Deniau and Oszkar Nikowitz.

Joksimović, right, is seen with Antje Rothemund in Belgrade on Monday (Beta)

Another official dismisses "peace accord" claims

September 2, 2014 | 16:18 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia’s minister without portfolio in charge of EU integration says the dialogue between Belgrade and Priština would not result in "a peace agreement between."

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Đoković to lead Serbia in clash with India

September 2, 2014 | 15:14 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The world's number one tennis player Novak Đoković will lead Serbia's team against India in a playoff clash for staying in the World Group.

(Beta, file)

Pajtić meets with Chinese vice president

September 2, 2014 | 15:02 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BEIJING -- Head of the Vojvodina provincial government and leader of the opposition Democratic Party (DS) Bojan Pajtić has met with Chinese Vice President Li Yuanchao.

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"Partnership is over, more sanctions in works"

September 2, 2014 | 14:38 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (4) | Send comment

BRUSSELS -- Governments of EU member-states will decide on a package of new sanctions against Russia on Friday, said the future head of EU diplomacy Federica Mogherini.


Serbian MiGs airborne again thanks to Russian donation

September 2, 2014 | 13:33 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (6) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The MiG 29 jets of the Serbian Air Force can fly again thanks to the batteries donated by the Russian Federation.

(Tanjug, file)

Serbian Army, KFOR "triple patrols" in GSZ

September 2, 2014 | 13:09 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (3) | Send comment

PRIŠTINA -- KFOR commander Salvatore Farina says the number of patrols of the NATO-led mission and of the Serbian Army in the Ground Safety Zone (GSZ) had been "tripled."

(Beta/AP, file)

"Smugglers charge Kurdish migrants up to EUR 4,000"

September 2, 2014 | 12:51 | Source: Vijesti, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

PODGORICA -- Turkish citizens are enlisting the help of transportation firms and taxi drivers from Montenegro to smuggle illegal migrants, mostly Kurds.

Another low for Serbian currency this year

September 2, 2014 | 12:33 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Serbian dinar (RSD) dropped 0.1 percent against the euro (EUR) on Tuesday, setting the official middle exchange rate at RSD 117.9514 for one euro.

Reclining Figure, 1951, Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Image: Andrew Dunn, Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0)

Belgrade to host large exhibition of Henry Moore's works

September 2, 2014 | 12:28 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- An exhibition of works by Henry Moore will be staged at the National Museum in Belgrade from September 11 to October 31, Tanjug is reporting.

(MUP, file)

Deadly hit-and-run accident driver arrested in China

September 2, 2014 | 11:03 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia will seek the extradition from China of Marko Milićev, suspected of causing a traffic accident in Belgrade that killed a 21-year-old man.

(Tanjug, file)

UNDP: USD 1.5 million to be provided for flood relief

September 2, 2014 | 10:35 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The UN Development Program (UNDP) will allocate USD 1.5mn to fund a project aimed at improving the quality of life of the citizens affected by the floods .

Putin is seen on Monday during the opening of the Power of Siberia pipeline (Tanjug)

Russia "could take Kiev in two weeks"

September 2, 2014 | 10:09 | Source: B92 | Comments: (8) | Send comment

MOSCOW -- Russian President Vladimir Putin has told European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso that Russia could conquer Kiev in two weeks.

(Tanjug, file)

FM: Serbia won't sign "peace deal with Kosovo"

September 2, 2014 | 09:41 | Source: Danas | Comments: (20) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia will not sign "an international peace agreement with Kosovo," Foreign Minister Ivica Dačić has told the Belgrade-based daily Danas.

Teachers protest as school year starts

September 2, 2014 | 09:18 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Association of Teachers’ Trade Unions of Serbia staged a protest rally in Belgrade on the first day of the new school year.


Serbia, Canada call for urgent end of Ukrainian conflict

September 1, 2014 | 16:52 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (15) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia and Canada "share the concern for world peace and call for an urgent end of the conflict in Ukraine and the start of a dialogue."

Serbian FM to attend Bled Strategic Forum

September 1, 2014 | 16:10 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia's First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ivica Dačić will attend the Bled Strategic Forum in Slovenia on Tuesday.


Investment protection agreement signed with Canada

September 1, 2014 | 15:54 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian Minister of Trade Rasim Ljajić and Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird an investment promotion and protection agreement between the two countries.

China: Sanctions cannot help solve problem

September 1, 2014 | 15:20 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BEIJING -- The crisis in Ukraine demands a political resolution and the EU sanctions can only deteriorate the situation, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang says.

(motoyen, Flickr, file)

Serbian language students from abroad meet in Belgrade

September 1, 2014 | 15:02 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The traditional three-day seminar gathering Serbian language students from foreign universities started at the Belgrade Faculty of Philology on Monday.

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Opinions & Analyses

A European story

11.08.2014. | Comments: 0

"One hundred years after the beginning of World War I, the Balkans are engaged in a painstaking yet enduring process of consolidating peace and stability by pursuing EU integration."

B92 TV

"We may disgree over status, but should not hate each other"

1.08.2014. | Comments: 2
Marko Đurić (Tanjug, file)

"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."

Press Room

Assembly passes set of new media laws

7.08.2014. | Comments: 0

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.