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  1. EU Calls on Serbia to Condemn Vojislav Seselj's 'Wartime Rhetoric'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    Serbian far right leader, Vojislav Seselj, center, waves to his supporters at a rally in Belgrade, Serbia, Nov. 15, 2014. The European Parliament urged Serbia on Thursday to take appropriate measures against a Serb ultra-nationalist for alleged "wartime rhetoric."

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  2. PM: EP resolution is offensive and disturbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    The EP resolution passed on Thursday is "offensive and disturbing, motivated by either hypocrisy or a desire to harm Serbia," says Aleksandar Vueiae. The prime minister thus reacted to the resolution condemning Vojislav Seselj and calling on the Serbian authorities to "distance themselves" from the leader of the SRS party.

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  3. Hundreds of striking lawyers rally in SerbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    BELGRADE, Serbia Serbia's striking lawyers are asking for European Union help to resolve a three-month old dispute with the government that has practically paralyzed the judiciary in the Balkan country seeking to join the bloc. Hundreds of lawyers rallied Thursday outside the government headquarters vowing to persist in their demands for lower taxes and changes to the newly-established notary service. 2 comments

  4. Burkhalter OSZERead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Swissinfo

    On one of his numerous field trips to OSCE missions and projects. In April, Burkhalter traveled to Pristina, the capital of Kosovo, as part of a tour of the Balkans.

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  5. 'Status neutrality of EULEX is imperative'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    Status neutrality of EULEX is an imperative for the government of Serbia, Director of the Office for Kosovo and Metohija Marko Duriae has said. Serbia " will always support the mission in establishing and strengthening the rule of law in Kosovo and Metohija," he said on Wednesday after a meeting with the EU mission's head Gabriele Meucci.

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  6. France views Serbia's EU accession as 'priority'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    France views Serbia's EU membership as one of its priorities, says Harlem Desir, state secretary for European affairs at the French Foreign Ministry. He made the statement during a joint news conference with visiting Serbian Minister without Portfolio in charge of EU Integration Jadranka Joksimoviae, who said that as a membership candidate, Serbia is "a sincere and responsible partner."

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  7. PM's visit to Israel to be 'historic' - ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    The forthcoming visit of Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vueiae to Israel will be a historic one, Israeli Ambassador in Serbia Yossef Levy stated on Wednesday. "As far as I know, this is the first time for the Serbian prime minister to pay an official visit to Israel and it is the sign of gratitude to Vueiae and Serbia as a very close and friendly country," Levy told Tanjug and expressed the belief that the visit is highly important because it stresses the centuries' long friendship between Serbian and Jewish people, as well as the joint goals and challenges they are facing.

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  8. Draft budget to be in parliament by December 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    Aleksandar Vueiae has stated that the 2015 draft budget will be presented to parliament by December 10 and that it will be of crucial importance for the reforms. The budget will make room for considerable savings, but it will not include a reduction in social benefits, the prime minister stated.

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  9. Transforming KSF into army 'internal affair' - NATORead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    A NATO spokeswoman has said that transforming the Kosovo Security Force into an army was "an internal affair, up to the local institutions." Asked by the Beta agency to disclose the stand of NATO regarding Wednesday's comments by Agim Ceku Oana Lungescu "pointed out that NATO is currently supporting the development of the Kosovo Security Force within their initial mission and mandate, through the recently established NATO advisory liaison team."

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  10. FM: Argentina supports Serbia's territorial integrityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    The Latin American country has not recognized the unilateral declaration of independence made by ethnic Albanians in the province in early 2008. "Serbia and Argentina are friendly countries which share similar positions on the state of affairs in the international arena and the international legal order with regards to the problems they are facing in terms of territorial integrity," the Serbian minister underlined after a meeting in Buenos Aires with Foreign Minister of Argentina Hector Timerman.

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  11. Analyst: Region is overreacting to OEeseljRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    Foreign policy analyst Bosko Jaksiae says Vojislav Seselj "does not deserve a European parliament resolution, nor a declaration of the Croatian parliament." He told B92 on Thursday that "the Seselj effect" was "almost ephemeral" on Serbia's political scene - but that he "gained in strength in the region."

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  12. MEPs criticize EP resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    Member of the European parliament Tanja Fajon has joined Eduard Kukan in the condemnation of the resolution on Vojislav Seselj adopted in the EP. Fajon, who acts as rapporteur for Serbia Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the EP, expressed in a statement her regret that "political will was lacking at the EP plenary session on Thursday to prevent the adoption of the resolution on indictee Vojislav Seselj."

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  13. Songpa Streetlamp to Immortalise Sister City RelationshipRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Scoop

    A unique and symbolic streetlamp from Songpa-gu, Korea will be installed and unveiled on 29 November 2014 as part of Mischa Kuball's Solidarity Grid in Christchurch. This Songpa streetlamp has been donated by Songpa-gu, not only as a gesture of solidarity during our recovery and rebuild process, but as recognition of 20 years of the Christchurch Songpa-gu Sister City relationship.

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  14. Arnold tells Wanderers that stadium is too smallRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold believes it's time Western Sydney Wanderers admitted "little" Parramatta Stadium was no longer suitable for the biggest game of the season and says they need to find a larger venue. This Saturday night's Sydney derby will take place in the west and will again be played in front of a crowd that could be three or four times as large were it to be held elsewhere, such as at ANZ Stadium.

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  15. Serbian citizen caught smuggling 68 kilos of cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    A citizen of Serbia was arrested in Slovenia for attempting to smuggle some 68 kilograms of cocaine in a truck he drove, the local police said. The driver of a second truck escaped the scene near the border with Italy where the arrest took place, having previously "discarded" several bags that contained another 107 kilograms of the drug, it was also said.

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  16. 'EU can't be bogeyman for Orthodox nations'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vueiae said on Wednesday that the EU "is not and cannot be a bogeyman for Orthodox nations." According to a statement issued by the government in Belgrade, the pair discussed "improving bilateral political and economic cooperation."

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  17. War Crime Politics and the ICTYRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Dissident Voice

    He has been released, at least temporarily. Vojislav Seselj found a warm welcome in the Serbian Radical Party headquarters in Zemun after the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia had tired of him.

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  18. Banking sector has high level of NPLsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    IMF resident representative in Serbia Daehaeng Kim stated on Tuesday that the stake of non-performing loans in Serbia's banking sector totals 23 percent. Addressing a news conference on mutual financial restructuring in companies, Kim said that the level of NLPs in Serbia before the economic crisis totaled ten percent, which was even then higher than in the rest of the region.

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  19. Henkel opens new plant, PM expects more investmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    Henkel Serbia has launched on Tuesday a new production facility in the town of Krusevac, an investment worth EUR 21 million. "I am happy to see 220 new jobs created.

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  20. FM receives 'Guest of Honor' award in Buenos AiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | B92

    Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Daeiae has received "The Guest of Honor of the City of Buenos Aires" award on the first day of his visit to Argentina. "I'm not asking for any privileges, it is a sufficient privilege and honor to be here with these wonderful people in this wonderful city where I never felt like a guest, but at home," Daeiae said after he was presented with the award by First Vice President of the City Assembly Cristian Ritondo.

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