MOSCOW -- Vladimir Putin says there is a desire to do to Russians and Ukrainians what had been done to former Yugoslavia - tear them into pieces and then manipulate them.
BRUSSELS -- The European Commission has stated that the increase of GDP in Serbia and other EU member candidates was higher than expected - except in Albania.
BELGRADE -- Serbia's national airline Air Serbia has announced it will start operating daily flights to Warsaw, Poland, starting on May 29.
BELGRADE -- SPS leader Ivica Dačić says the topic of only his party being invited to join the government without the rest of its pre-election coalition "was not discussed."
KOSOVSKA MITROVICA -- Local officials in northern Kosovo announced on Wednesday that they "cut off" cooperation with EULEX police and declared their members unwelcome in the north.
BELGRADE -- A delegation of the Air Defense Administration of the Russian Air Force Main Command is visiting Belgrade.
BELGRADE -- Dissatisfaction is growing in the coalition that NDS leader Boris Tadić gathered before elections, the Belgrade-based daily Večernje Novosti is reporting.
WASHINGTON, KIEV -- U.S. President Barack Obama says Russia may expect additional sanctions "if it intensifies support to separatists" in the east of Ukraine.
BELGRADE -- Serbian President Tomislav Nikolić is on Thursday beginning consultations with parties and coalitions about the formation of Serbia's new government.
BELGRADE -- The new Serbian parliament was constituted on Wednesday as the MPs took the oath of office after their mandates were approved.
BELGRADE -- The new Serbian government must implement the promised reforms as soon as possible, but also communicate on key issues with all political parties and citizens.
UŽICE -- Tomislav Nikolić says that Serbia in its recent past "experienced a lot of suffering, caused even by those who were her allies in the world wars."
BELGRADE -- Patriarch Irinej of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) on Wednesday sent his Easter message to all Christians.
BELGRADE -- The decision to detain Aleksandar Bijelić "confirms this is a political process in order to criminalize me, my environment and the whole Democratic Party."
BELGRADE -- The High Court in Belgrade announced on Wednesday that a 30-day detention was ordered for Aleksandar Bijelić, former Belgrade city manager.
PODGORICA -- The Montenegrin Ministry of Foreign Affairs has dismissed as "inappropriate" and "arbitrary" the criticism the country received from the Russian Federation.
BELGRADE -- Belgrade interim city council chairman Siniša Mali on Wednesday took part in Days of Belgrade celebrations by placing a wreath at a monument in Kalemegdan Park.
BELGRADE -- If the Socialists join the government, no official of the New Democratic Party (NDS) will participate, Boris Tadić has reiterated.
BELGRADE -- Coordinator of the RECOM Initiative Natasa Kandić says "no evidence" has been found to confirm the allegations that Oliver Ivanović participated in any crimes.
Last year, to mark the anniversary of the murder of Slavko Ćuruvija, hopes were voiced that next year there would be some progress in identifying the killera and those who ordered the murder.
"What is important - considering that things have come to this - is to know that what is happening in the court in The Hague is not our job, it is not the job of politicians. It is the job for the court, it is linked to the past, our job is linked
The full text of Russian President Vladimir Putin's letter delivered to his Serbian counterpart Tomislav Nikolić on April 10. Putin sent similar letters to other European leaders whose countries import natural gas via Ukraine.