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"Ukraine deserves Western military support"

August 21, 2014 | 11:36 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

KIEV -- Ukraine's Foreign Minister Pavel Klimkin says his country deserves military support from the West to combat militias of self-proclaimed people's republics.

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Jihadists show video of beheading of U.S. journalist

August 20, 2014 | 10:03 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (9) | Send comment

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has published a video claiming to show its members behead American journalist James Foley.

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Putin to meet with CU, EU officials, Poroshenko

August 19, 2014 | 16:53 | Source: ITAR-TASS | Comments: (1) | Send comment

MOSCOW -- Russian President Vladimir Putin will attend a meeting of heads of the Customs Union members with Ukrainian leader Petro Poroshenko in Minsk on August 26.

A scene from war-torn Syria (Beta/AP, file)

K. Albanian who committed gruesome crimes "is dead"

August 19, 2014 | 11:14 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (18) | Send comment

Kurdish television KNNC has reported that Kosovo Albanian Lavdrim Muhaxheri, who joined the Islamic State fighters, has been killed.

Aleksandr Zakharchenko (Beta/AP)

More Serbs join pro-Russian forces in Ukraine

August 19, 2014 | 10:35 | Source: B92, Beta, Tanjug | Comments: (17) | Send comment

DONETSK -- Prime Minister of the self-proclaimed Republic of Donetsk (DNR) Aleksandr Zakharchenko has said that 14 Serbs on Monday joined the separatist forces.

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EU and NATO "unable to provide military assistance"

August 18, 2014 | 15:05 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (9) | Send comment

Helsinki -- The European Union and NATO are unable to provide military support to Ukrainian forces fighting against pro-Russian forces in the east of the country.

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"Some progress" made during talks in Berlin

August 18, 2014 | 10:01 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BERLIN -- Foreign ministers of Russia, Ukraine, Germany and France met in Berlin and agreed that the main objective remains achieving a ceasefire in Ukraine.

Russian soldiers are seen about 30 km from Ukrainian border.  The sign reads 'Customs control zone' (Beta/AP)

NATO: Russia crossed border

August 15, 2014 | 16:21 | Source: Reuters, Tanjug | Comments: (5) | Send comment

COPENHAGEN -- NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said on Friday a "Russian incursion" into Ukraine had occurred overnight.

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Germany interested in "constructive relations" with Russia

August 15, 2014 | 12:53 | Source: Tanjug, ITAR-TASS | Comments: (0) | Send comment

BERLIN -- Germany is interested in building constructive relations with Russia, Chancellor Angela Merkel told the Luebecker Nachrichten newspaper on Friday.

Local resident Sergei Bazhenov inspects the damage near destroyed houses after shelling in Donetsk, Aug. 14 (Beta/AP)

11 civilians killed in shelling of Donetsk

August 15, 2014 | 11:49 | Source: Tanjug | Comments: (1) | Send comment

DONETSK -- Eleven civilians were killed and eight wounded in the shelling of Donetsk carried out by Ukrainian government forces.

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: 1
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.