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Assembly discusses laws on defense and army

utorak 27.01.2015 | 10:10 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- A debate in principle on the bill of changes to the Law on Defense and Law on the Serbian Army was concluded in the national assembly on Monday.

A protester throws stones at government building in Pristina (Beta/AP)

OSCE condemns attacks on journalists in Pristina

utorak 27.01.2015 | 09:46 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

VIENNA -- OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Dunja Mijatovic condemned on Monday the attacks on journalists reporting from the protests in Pristina last weekend.

Current and former DMs spar over "warrantless spying"

ponedeljak 26.01.2015 | 16:33 | Source: Beta | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Defense Minister Bratislav Gasic and Dragan Sutanovac, who in the past held the portfolio, on Monday argued over accusations of warrantless spying.

(Beta/AP)

PM visits Finland, says Serbia "wants to be like it"

ponedeljak 26.01.2015 | 14:52 | Comments: (6) | Send comment

Helsinki -- Aleksandar Vucic was in Helsinki on Monday to discuss "Serbia's EU integration, chairmanship of the OSCE, relations in the region and the situation in Ukraine."

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Minister "doesn't believe Croatia will block Serbia"

ponedeljak 26.01.2015 | 14:18 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (6) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian Minister of Justice Nikola Selakovic says he believes Croatia will pursue a policy of good neighboring relations, and will not block Serbia's EU patg.

(Tanjug, file)

"Serbia's property can't be taken without asking"

ponedeljak 26.01.2015 | 10:09 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (19) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Serbian government is "acting responsibly over the Trepca case and other property issues in Kosovo and Metohija, Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic has said.

Ivica Dacic with Tedros Adhanom (Serbian MFA)

FM: Better ties with African Union states

ponedeljak 26.01.2015 | 09:54 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

ADDIS ABABA -- Serbia wants to develop good relations and economic and political cooperation with African Union member states, Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic has said.

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NATO building KSF capacity "within present mandate"

petak 23.01.2015 | 19:23 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (3) | Send comment

PRISTINA -- NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Friday that he "saw progress in the security and political situation in Kosovo but much remained to be done."

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"Policy of military neutrality, cooperation to continue"

petak 23.01.2015 | 18:51 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia will continue to pursue the policy of military neutrality and it will cooperate with all partners in the East and the West, Bratislav Gasic has said.

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Dacic meets with Italy's foreign minister in Rome

petak 23.01.2015 | 15:31 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

ROME -- Serbia's Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic met in Rome on Friday with Italy's Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni.

(Tanjug)

Radicals submit petition for removal of president

petak 23.01.2015 | 13:47 | Source: B92, Beta, Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Serb Radical Party (SRS) submitted a petition to the Serbian assembly on Friday calling for the removal of President Tomislav Nikolic from office.

Vucic with IMF Director Christine Lagarde (Beta/AP)

PM hopeful of "finishing homework" by 2019

petak 23.01.2015 | 11:26 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (7) | Send comment

DAVOS -- Prime Minister Vucic has told Reuters that the strategic, political and economic objective of his country is to be a part of the EU.

(Tanjug, file)

Belgrade wants Trepca put on dialogue agenda

petak 23.01.2015 | 10:08 | Source: Beta, Danas | Comments: (4) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Marko Djuric has said that the Serbian government was fully committed to finding a solution for Trepca during the talks between Belgrade and Pristina.

(Beta, file)

Lawyers end strike, back in courtrooms on Monday

petak 23.01.2015 | 09:56 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian lawyers will call off their strike after four months and start working on Monday, said President of the Bar Association of Serbia Dragoljub Djordjevic.

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EC official "supports Serbia's EU path"

četvrtak 22.01.2015 | 17:01 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

DAVOS -- Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic met in Davos Thursday with European Commission’s First Vice-President President Frans Timmermans.

(Tanjug)

Serbia and Finland ink police cooperation agreement

četvrtak 22.01.2015 | 14:50 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Interior ministers of Serbia and Finland Nebojsa Stefanovic and Paivi Rasanen signed on Thursday an agreement on police cooperation.

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Agenda of Brussels meeting "still not agreed"

četvrtak 22.01.2015 | 13:25 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Ivica Dacic said Thursday that the agenda of a new round of dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina had not yet been drawn up.

Vucic is seen with Chinese PM Li Keqiang in Davos (Tanjug)

Serbia "not Russian, not anybody else's puppet" - PM

četvrtak 22.01.2015 | 10:52 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (22) | Send comment

DAVOS -- Aleksandar Vucic says it is possible to foster friendly relations with Russia and be a member of the EU at the same time, and that Serbia is "nobody's puppet."

(Tanjug)

President talks about investments, EU, Ukraine

četvrtak 22.01.2015 | 10:13 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Tomislav Nikolic has said that Serbia was fertile ground for foreign investors, but that they should "shift the focus from infrastructure to something else."

(Beta, file)

PM: Reforms are matter of survival

četvrtak 22.01.2015 | 10:04 | Source: Beta, Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BELGRADE, DAVOS -- Reforms are a matter of survival for Serbia, Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said in an opinion piece for Belgrade-based weekly NIN.

(Tanjug)

"Compensation for Trepca" report is false - official

četvrtak 22.01.2015 | 09:37 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (6) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Marko Djuric has rejected as false the claims that the government is considering "accepting the loss of Trepca in exchange for compensation."

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Serbia "expect Croatia's lawsuit to be rejected"

četvrtak 22.01.2015 | 09:24 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (18) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia's legal team expects that the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague will reject Croatia's genocide lawsuit against Serbia.

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Amendments adopted to end lawyers' strike

sreda 21.01.2015 | 15:28 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Deputies in the Serbian assembly MPs adopted on Wednesday amendments to the Law on Notary Public and a set of accompanying laws.

Poll: Opposition has support of 20 pct of voters

sreda 21.01.2015 | 13:05 | Source: Danas, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- All the opposition parties in Serbia currently enjoy support from a little over 20 percent of the voters - "2.5 times less than the SNS."

(Beta/AP)

PM to attend World Economic Forum in Davos

sreda 21.01.2015 | 10:22 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (6) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic will be in Switzerland on January 21 and 22, where he will participate in the World Economic Forum in Davos.

(Tanjug, file)

Serbia "not setting conditions for dialogue"

sreda 21.01.2015 | 09:48 | Source: Beta, Tanjug | Comments: (6) | Send comment

UZICE, BRUSSELS, PRISTINA -- Serbia is not setting any conditions, "on the contrary, it shows with each step how much it cares and is working on regional cooperation,"says Zoran Mihajlovic.

Opinions & Analyses

A plebiscite on every day

19.01.2015. | Comments: 0
A PEGIDA rally in Dresden, Germany, held on Jan. 12 (Beta/AP)

Now we must avert the danger of a downward spiral between Muslim and non-Muslim Europeans

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 Kosovo report

5.12.2014. | Comments: 1

The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's regular quarterly report on the UN Interim Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK)