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President receives ambassadors in farewell visits

utorak 2.09.2014 | 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

utorak 2.09.2014 | 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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Pajtić meets with Chinese vice president

utorak 2.09.2014 | 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.

(Tanjug)

Serbian MiGs airborne again thanks to Russian donation

utorak 2.09.2014 | 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

utorak 2.09.2014 | 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."

(Tanjug, file)

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

utorak 2.09.2014 | 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.

(Tanjug)

Serbia, Canada call for urgent end of Ukrainian conflict

ponedeljak 1.09.2014 | 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."

(Tanjug)

Russia sends more aid to flood-affected areas

ponedeljak 1.09.2014 | 11:23 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

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.

(Beta/AP)

FM, PM welcome appointments of new EU officials

ponedeljak 1.09.2014 | 11:13 | Source: Blic, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

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.

(Tanjug, file)

PM: Serbia is Russia's best friend in Europe

ponedeljak 1.09.2014 | 10:15 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (17) | Send comment

MOSCOW -- Serbia has not introduced any sanctions against the Russian Federation, nor will it do that, said Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić.

(Tanjug)

UNSC backs war crimes court for Kosovo

ponedeljak 1.09.2014 | 09:33 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

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.

(Tanjug)

Serbia "will know how to protect people, territory"

ponedeljak 1.09.2014 | 09:14 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

"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.

"Peaceful protests over political persecution"

petak 29.08.2014 | 17:57 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

ZVEČAN -- Councilors from four northern Kosovo municipalities say they would stage peaceful protests against the EU mission in Kosovo, EULEX.

(Tanjug, file)

Nikolić talks region, crises, "Dačić as competition"

petak 29.08.2014 | 15:29 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (2) | Send comment

SARAJEVO -- President Tomislav Nikolić is confident he would win in the next presidential election, and that current Foreign Minister Ivica Dačić "is no competition."

(Tanjug)

PM: We have recognizable policy, and stick to it

petak 29.08.2014 | 11:39 | Source: B92, RTS, Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

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."

(Tanjug, file)

Minister wants "urgent meeting" with EULEX, KFOR

petak 29.08.2014 | 10:15 | Source: Beta, Tanjug | Comments: (5) | Send comment

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.

Dačić is seen with Walter Steinmeier (Tanjug)

Western Balkans "region of peace and stability"

petak 29.08.2014 | 10:02 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (6) | Send comment

BERLIN -- Ivica Dačić stated on Thursday that the Western Balkans is a region of peace and stability looking forward to prompt EU accession.

UNSC meeting on Kosovo to be held on Friday

četvrtak 28.08.2014 | 16:48 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- A UN Security Council meeting to present Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's regular quarterly report on the situation in Kosovo will be held in New York on Friday.

(Beta, file)

Serbian Army, KFOR to step up patrols

četvrtak 28.08.2014 | 15:06 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (3) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The Serbian Army (VS) and the NATO-led force in Kosovo, KFOR, have announced that they will "urgently strengthen joint patrols."

(Tanjug, file)

Minister: Killing of Gendarme is act of terrorism

četvrtak 28.08.2014 | 13:13 | Source: B92, Tanjug | Comments: (27) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbian Interior Minister Nebojša Stefanović has announced that he ordered "strengthening the police force presence" in a part of the Ground Safety Zone.

Parliament speaker attends inauguration of Turkish president

četvrtak 28.08.2014 | 13:03 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Parliament Speaker Maja Gojković is Serbia's representative at the inauguration of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

(Tanjug, file)

Germany hosts conference dedicated to W. Balkans

četvrtak 28.08.2014 | 12:21 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BERLIN -- A conference focusing on the Western Balkans is held in Berlin on Thursday under German Chancellor Angela Merkel's patronage.

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NATO to remain in Kosovo despite crises elsewhere

četvrtak 28.08.2014 | 10:49 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BRUSSELS -- Despite numerous "challenges" in the Middle East and Ukraine, NATO is not planning to reduce the number of its troops in Kosovo

(Tanjug, file)

"Serbia stabilizing factor, to play constructive role"

četvrtak 28.08.2014 | 09:57 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

VIENNA -- Foreign Minister Ivica Dačić said ahead of a conference in Germany dedicated to the Western Balkans that this was "a region of conflict for too long."

Serbia will not close diplomatic missions in crisis zones

sreda 27.08.2014 | 16:47 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Serbia will not close its diplomatic and consular offices in crisis areas as long as there are conditions to provide consular protection for Serbian citizens.

(Tanjug/AP, file)

"Serbia must recognize Kosovo before joining EU"

sreda 27.08.2014 | 16:03 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (47) | Send comment

BERLIN -- German MP from the ranks of the SPD party Dietmar Nietan says Serbia was "not under obligation" to join the sanctions imposed by the EU against Russia.

Canadian foreign minister to visit Serbia on Friday

sreda 27.08.2014 | 12:49 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird will arrive on a four-day visit to Serbia on Friday, the Serbian Foreign Ministry confirmed Wednesday for Tanjug.

Marko Đurić (Tanjug, file)

Kosovo dialogue to continue on September 4

sreda 27.08.2014 | 11:57 | Source: B92, Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

KOSOVSKA MITROVICA -- The dialogue between Belgrade and Priština will continue on September 4 with a meeting of a working group, Marko Đurić has announced.

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EU wants "solidarity or active neutrality" from Serbia

sreda 27.08.2014 | 10:04 | Source: Blic, Tanjug | Comments: (9) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- The European Union has defined what it seeks from Serbia, when it comes to Russia, as a matter of "solidarity or active neutrality," said Tanja Miščević.

(Beta, file)

PM travels to Berlin to attend conference

sreda 27.08.2014 | 09:38 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BELGRADE -- Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić will be in Germany today and on Thursday, where he will participate in a conference dedicated to the Western Balkans.

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
(Tanjug)

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.