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  1. Democrats and Progressives to hold rallies on April 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | B92

    The Serb Progressive Party and the Democratic Party will hold two rallies on the same day - April 25. The SNS and its supporters will gather in Novi Sad, where the party is in opposition in the provincial assembly of Vojvodina. The Democrats, meanwhile, who are in power in Vojvodina but in opposition on the state level, will rally in Belgrade.

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  2. Vucic has telephone conversation with Kosovo PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | B92

    Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic has had a phone conversation "with Prime Minister of the interim administration in Pristina Isa Mustafa," Tanjug said. The news agency added it learned that Vucic and Mustafa spoke about "future cooperation between Belgrade and Pristina and the position of Serbs in Kosovo and Metohija."

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  3. Large group of smugglers of migrants from Kosovo arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | B92

    European police forces have dismantled a large international criminal network that smuggled irregular migrants to Western European countries for money. In a Europol-coordinated operation, which involved the police services of several countries, 77 people of various nationalities were arrested "in Kosovo, Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, the Czech Republic, France and Germany," a Europol statement said.

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  4. Police investigate threats against VucicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | B92

    Interior Minister Nebojsa Stefanovic says the Department of High Tech Crime launched an investigation into death threats made against Aleksandar Vucic. Stefanovic told a press conference on Tuesday the Serbian police were working together with the police of a country the threats were suspected of coming from "to identify IP addresses of potential perpetrators."

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  5. Economic empowerment project launched in safe houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | B92

    On Sunday, the first seedlings were planted in the "Good Garden" - which is located within the grounds of the Safe House in Sombor. The garden is a social enterprise in the making, whose profits will be used to permanently finance a new service of the safe house in this town - economic empowerment of women survivors of violence.

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  6. 'Serbia won't sit quietly as Greater Albania is created'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | B92

    Serbian Justice Minister Nikola Selakovic has said that the country "cannot and will not" react quietly to the creation of a Greater Albania. He remarked that "they need not hide it under any other guise, because is obviously what this is about," and "called on the EU to oppose it."

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  7. Victims of NATO's bombing commemoratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | B92

    Interior Minister Nebojsa Stefanovic on Tuesday paid homage to those members of the Interior Ministry killed during the NATO bombing campaign in 1999. "They were a byword for courage, safety and determination.

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  8. Serbia marks another anniversary of NATO attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | B92

    Serbia is on Tuesday marking the 16th anniversary since the beginning of NATO's air war against the country, then a part of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. The attacks lasted for 11 weeks and resulted in the deaths of between 1,200 and 4,000 people, according to different sources.

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  9. Man kills robber during home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | B92

    A 34-year-old man from Donja Raca near Kragujevac in central Serbia was shot and killed late on Monday as he attempted to rob a family in their home. The police said that the robber entered the house masked and armed and proceeded to "physically abuse" the owner, a 38-year-old man, and his grandmother, demanding that they hand him over money.

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  10. China and Serbia 'confirm friendship through economy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | B92

    Political friendship of Serbia and China "is confirmed through increasingly intensive economic cooperation," Aleksandar Vucic and Li Manchang have agreed. According to a government statement, "Vucic highlighted the importance of infrastructure projects that are being implemented in Serbia with the aid of China and Chinese companies."

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  11. Pristina 'daydreams about Serbia's recognition'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | B92

    Director of the Serbian Government Office for Kosovo Marko Djuric says that "people should not be fed the illusion about Serbia's recognition of Kosovo." However, he added, that does not mean that residents in Kosovo and Metohija, both Serbs and Albanians, "should not live together, and live better."

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  12. Indictment for murder of journalist Curuvija legally validRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | B92

    The Court of Appeal in Belgrade confirmed an indictment against four members of the former State Security Service accused of murdering Slavko Curuvija. Curuvija was a journalist and owner of Belgrade-based daily Dnevni Telegraf, who was shot and killed on Easter, in April 1999, as NATO was conducting its aerial war against Serbia.

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  13. 'Cooperation with Germany improves Serbia's image'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | B92

    Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic and German Ambassador to Serbia Heinz Wilhelm on Monday "analyzed bilateral relations of the two countries." This is according to a government statement, which added that they "in particular" analyzed "economic cooperation and possible new investments of German companies in the Serbian economy."

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  14. Incidents as Democrats mark 25 years since foundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | B92

    The Democratic Party has marked the 25th anniversary of its foundation in Novi Sad on Saturday with a series of events. The party's leader, who is also head of the Vojvodina provincial government, Bojan Pajtic, qualified the policy of Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic as "fatal for Serbia."

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  15. False bomb alarm in front of government HQRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | B92

    A MUP bomb squad has examined a box left near government headquarters on Monday morning and found it did not contain an explosive device. The police told the Beta news agency that the object was found in front of the government building door, on the corner of Nemanjina and Kneza Milosa.

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  16. 'Serbia has not moved one step closer to NATO'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | B92

    Serbia's military stance is neutral and the country has not moved one step closed to NATO membership, Deputy PM and Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic said on Sunday. "Serbia's military stance is neutral and we have no intention of becoming a member of NATO, but there is a common interest in building peace in the region and working with NATO," he told TV Pink commenting on the Individual Partnership Action Plan between Serbia and NATO, whose implementation started several days ago.

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  17. Anti-government protesters march in BelgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | B92

    Supporters of the Dveri Movement during the weekend held a protest gathering in front of the Serbian government building in Belgrade. They asked for the process of the country "moving closer to the EU and NATO" to be halted, and accused Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic of committing "high treason" because he "abolished Serbian institutions in Kosovo and Metohija."

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  18. EC official: End of screening next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | B92

    Serbia should complete the screening of the negotiating chapters in the European Union accession process next week, Christian Danielsson has announced. The director general of the Directorate for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations at the European Commission was visiting Belgrade this week.

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  19. Man arrested for shooting at homes in Novi SadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | B92

    A 30-year-old man was placed in custody on Friday in Novi Sad on suspicion that he fired shots at his neighbors' houses "from a sniper rifle." A statement added that an automatic rifle, a TT pistol, two hand grenades, various ammunitions, a detonator, and a slow burning fuse were found during the search of Maric's home.

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  20. Serbia arrests 8 in 1995 carnageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | NWAonline

    Eight men suspected of participating in Europe's bloodiest massacre since World War II have been arrested, prosecutors in Serbia said Wednesday. The detentions were said to be the first of direct participants in the killing of 8,000 Muslims at Srebrenica in 1995 and represented a widening of the prosecution beyond high-level officials and commanders.

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