(Beta, file)

Cabinet "lacks support, condemned to dream alone"

ponedeljak 2.03.2015 | 13:05 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Aleksandar Vucic wrote in an opinion piece published by the Belgrade-based daily Blic that "it seems the main problem is a lack of will to go to the future."

France's recognition of Kosovo was "historic mistake" - MEP

ponedeljak 2.03.2015 | 12:09 | Source: Vecernje novosti, Tanjug | Comments: (9) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- France made "a historic mistake by recognizing Kosovo's independence," Aymeric Chauprade, a French member of the European Parliament, has said.

(Beta/AP, file)

Serbia "not sitting on two chairs" - FM

ponedeljak 2.03.2015 | 11:20 | Source: Beta, Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic has said that Belgrade was "not sitting on two chairs" when it comes to its relations with Russia and the EU.

Marko Djuric (Tanjug, file)

Official reacts to claim Serbia "must recognize Kosovo"

ponedeljak 2.03.2015 | 09:20 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (11) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Marko Djuric qualified on Sunday as "incorrect and detrimental" Ulrike Lunacek's statement that recognizing Kosovo was a condition for Serbia's EU accession.

Vucic is seen in front of the Gerontological Center in Belgrade on Friday (Tanjug)

Vucic comments on Blair's trip to Belgrade

petak 27.02.2015 | 16:46 | Source: Beta, Tanjug | Comments: (9) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic says former British Prime Minister Tony Blair's trip to Belgrade earlier in the week "did not cost Serbia a penny."

Serbian and Russian soldiers are seen in Nikinci last fall (Tanjug, file)

Daily: Serbia plans "several military exercises" with Russia

petak 27.02.2015 | 10:33 | Source: Danas | Comments: (8) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Belgrade-based daily Danas is on Friday quoting unnamed sources who said that Serbia "plans to hold several military exercises with Russia."

Serbia "oriented towards EU despite ties with Russia"

petak 27.02.2015 | 09:51 | Source: Beta | Comments: (7) | Send comment

WASHINGTON -- Serbia is striving towards the EU and the country's "traditional friendly" relations with Russia have absolutely nothing to do with its strategic orientation.

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"Serbia taking on increasingly important role"

petak 27.02.2015 | 09:27 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (12) | Send comment

WASHINGTON -- OSCE Chairperson-in-Office and Serbia's Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic met in Washington on Thursday with United States Secretary of State John Kerry.

Ugljanin (2nd from right) is seen during elections for the BNV (Tanjug, file)

Parties condemn Muslim politician's "inflammatory rhetoric"

četvrtak 26.02.2015 | 15:03 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (3) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Sulejman Ugljanin's statement referring to Serbia as “a chauvinist creation” carrying out discrimination against Bosniaks has been met with condemnation.

(Tanjug)

Dacic speaks before Helsinki Commission of the U.S. Congress

četvrtak 26.02.2015 | 14:37 | Source: Tanjug, TASS | Comments: (0) | Send comment

WASHINGTON -- The ceasefire agreement between the pro-Russian forces and the Ukrainian side is observed for the most part, Ivica Dacic has said.

Serbian ambassador to U.S. presents credentials

četvrtak 26.02.2015 | 13:38 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

WASHINGTON -- Serbia's Ambassador to the United States Djerdj Matkovic has presented his credentials to U.S. President Barack Obama.

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Minister breaks silence on "talk over coffee" with Blair

četvrtak 26.02.2015 | 12:51 | Source: B92, Beta, Tanjug | Comments: (22) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Deputy Prime Minister Zorana Mihajlovic said on Thursday that "the ministers' conversation with Tony Blair in Belgrade" yesterday was "not secret."

(Tanjug, file)

President reaches 1,000 days in office milestone

četvrtak 26.02.2015 | 10:42 | Source: B92 | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic has spent 1,000 days in office, allowing, unlike his predecessor, the prime minister the lead role in the political life.

"Warrant for Serbs aimed at minimizing KLA crimes"

četvrtak 26.02.2015 | 10:12 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (3) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Ruling SNS party MP Milovan Drecun reacted on Wednesday to the Interpol arrest warrant for MP Momir Stojanovic and a group of Serbs and Montenegrins in Kosovo.

(B92)

Cabinet ministers attend Blair's lecture, keep mum

sreda 25.02.2015 | 16:31 | Source: B92 | Comments: (17) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- B92 learned exclusively that former British Prime Minister Tony Blair was in Belgrade on Wednesday where he spoke in front of several cabinet ministers.

(Tanjug)

Cuba backs Serbia on Kosovo, Nikolic invited to visit Havana

sreda 25.02.2015 | 15:45 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (13) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic on Wednesday received Cuban Ambassador in Belgrade Adela Mayra Ruiz Garcia.

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"OSCE and Serbia" receive support at UN - FM

sreda 25.02.2015 | 09:50 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

NEW YORK -- Ivica Dacic says he is satisfied with a briefing at the UN Security Council on Tuesday, considering that "both the OSCE and Serbia received support."

"First EU chapters to open in June or September"

sreda 25.02.2015 | 09:23 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (4) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic stated on Tuesday that he expects the first chapters in the country's EU accession talks to open "in June or September."

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Serbian defense minister visits Iraq

sreda 25.02.2015 | 09:06 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BAGHDAD -- Serbian Defense Minister Bratislav Gasic has conferred with Chairman of Iraqi Parliament's Committee on Security and Defense Hakim Al-Zamili.

EP committee adopts draft on Kosovo

utorak 24.02.2015 | 16:32 | Source: Beta | Comments: (8) | Send comment

BRUSSELS -- The EP Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday asked authorities in Kosovo to show "strong commitment" to strengthen the rule of law.

(Tanjug)

"Dacic could be here more often," PM tells cabinet session

utorak 24.02.2015 | 14:08 | Source: B92, Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Aleksandar Vucic on Tuesday chaired the 100th meeting of his cabinet and remarked that Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic "could attend more often despite his trips."

(Tanjug)

Dacic meets with Chinese and Russian FMs

utorak 24.02.2015 | 13:15 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

NEW YORK -- Ivica Dacic is in New York where he is taking part in UN activities and where he held several meetings, including his counterparts from China and Russia.

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EP: Compromise amendments adopted

utorak 24.02.2015 | 12:16 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BRUSSELS -- The EP Committee on Foreign Affairs has adopted amendments to a draft resolution on Serbia put forward by EP Rapporteur for Serbia David McAllister.

(Tanjug/Serbian MFA)

"Serbia supports strengthening of UN role"

utorak 24.02.2015 | 09:12 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

NEW YORK -- Serbia advocates reinforcement of the UN role in preserving peace and security and respect of international law, Ivica Dacic said in New York on Monday.

Opinions & Analyses

Serbia: Media and government

2.03.2015. | Comments: 0

U.S. expert on the Balkans Daniel Serwer recently published an analysis of the media scene in Serbia, regarding claims of censorship and stifling of media freedoms.

B92 TV

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

1.08.2014. | Comments: 4
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."

Reports

UN secretary-general's quarterly Kosovo report

6.02.2015. | Comments: 0
(Beta, file)

The secretary-general on the United Nations on January 30 filed his new report on the work of the Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK).