Serbian defense minister welcomes Russian counterpart

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu arrived in Belgrade on Friday morning, where he will take part in the marking of WW2 Belgrade Liberation Day.

Source: B92

Shoigu was welcomed with military honors at the capital's Nikola Tesla Airport by Serbian Defense Minister Aleksandar Vulin.

The Russian official will, at the military airport Batajnica, attend the presentation of a part of Serbian Army's operative capabilities, which will mark the 73rd anniversary of Belgrade's liberation.

Later in the day, Shoigu and Vulin will place wreaths at the Monument to the Liberators of Belgrade, and at the Monument to the Soviet Soldier, and visit the Temple of St. Sava, where they will meet with Serbian Orthodox Patriarch Irinej.


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