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  1. British, Serbian media positively value China-Serbia cooperationRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    British and Serbian media, in the wake of Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's just-concluded three-nation Eurasian tour, have positively commented on the development of relations and cooperation between China and Serbia over recent years. On Dec. 14-20, Li traveled to Kazakhstan, Serbia and Thailand and attended a series of international meetings in the three countries, with the achievement of fruitful results.

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  2. For $2,999, Is This 1987 Yugo GV Better Than No Va?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Would you go to great lengths to buy today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Yugo GV? It's claimed to be a daily driver, but does its price also make it the daily deal? What do bug-shaped Subarus, Canadian fiberglass, the death throes of Fiat in America and Chinese electric bicycles all have in common? If you said Bricklin also was responsible for bringing to America the Fuji Rabbit motor scooter, which wasn't all that mean, and the subject of today's consideration, a 1987 edition of the Kragujevac Serbia-built Zastava Koral, better known to those of us in the West as the Yugo. The funny thing is, it wasn't originally Bricklin's idea to bring the Yugo to America.

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  3. Teachers 'radicalize' strike, set to organize protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | B92

    Education sector workers' trade unions are on Monday going on strike, and expect that no classes will be held in about 1,000 schools in Serbia. The rally in Belgrade will start at noon, and protesters will walk to the Serbian government and the Ministry of Education buildings.

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  4. Germany 'not asking for recognition of Kosovo'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | B92

    Germany is not requesting Serbia to recognize Kosovo to be able to start its EU accession talks, says German Ambassador to Serbia Heinz Wilhelm. Asked whether "full normalization of relations", often mentioned as the condition for the start of the EU talks, can be interpreted as a request for Serbia to recognize Kosovo, Wilhelm said that "no one has requested that from Serbia" and that, as far as he is aware, EU Commissioner Johannes Hahn has neither said nor requested anything of the kind.

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  5. Flood-caused damage to economy at EUR 1.6bnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | B92

    ... of our longstanding partnership with the Bank," said Belgrade Mayor Sinisa Mali. "It is of paramount importance for Serbia's economic recovery after the devastation of the floods. The damage caused to the city of Belgrade is very serious and this is ...

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  6. Serbian currency up 0.9 percent against euroRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | B92

    The value of the Serbian dinar against the euro was up 0.9 percent, or RSD 1.13. The official middle exchange rate reached RSD 121.2852 for one euro on Monday, the National Bank of Serbia has stated.

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  7. U.S. ambassador denies interfering in Kosovo politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | B92

    ... issue was "at the center of their attention during 2014, and will have priority in the new year as well." BELGRADE -- Serbia's "engagement on the European path, strong ties with Moscow and experience in regional conflicts" are all advantages it will ...

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  8. 'Serbia can be honest broker at helm of OSCE'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | B92

    Serbia's "engagement on the European path, strong ties with Moscow and experience in regional conflicts" are all advantages it will have as OSCE chair. He recalled that Serbia's predecessor at the helm of the organization, Switzerland, as a neutral country "positioned itself between the two sides and tried to mediate a solution."

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  9. Farmers to get EUR 175 million from EU fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | B92

    EUR 175 million from EU pre-accession funds will become available to Serbia "as early as late next year," says Snezana Bogosavljevic-Boskovic. Speaking to reporters during the weekend while on a visit to the Srem District , the Serbian agriculture minister said that her ministry has already prepared a program and that it has been adopted by the European Commission, noting that it is an IPARD program, where the funds go to rural development In the coming months, intensive efforts will be underway in terms of preparations of the operative structure and technical training to enable the country to draw those funds, she said.

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  10. Speaker visits Moscow, reiterates policy on sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | B92

    Russia is "very grateful to Serbia for not succumbing to pressure from Brussels and Washington" when it comes to imposing sanctions against Russia. Gojkovic for her part noted that Serbia aspires toward EU membership and was "grateful to Russia for the support on that road."

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  11. President receives credentials from Canadian ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | B92

    ... I carries a symbolic significance and reminds us of our historical alliance and traditionally good relations between Serbia and Canada," President Nikolic told the new Canadian Ambassador. In the previous period, the significant progress has been ...

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  12. Ruling SNS party to apply for EPP statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | B92

    The Serbian Progressive Party will apply for the role of an associate member or observer in the European People's Party , says Jadranka Joksimovic. In a statement for the Belgrade-based daily Danas, Joksimovic said that since Serbia has not become a member of the EU yet, SNS cannot be granted full EPP membership and will instead apply for the status of an associate member of observer.

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  13. Parties react to president's announced 'Kosovo plan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | B92

    Serbia will next year, "along with implementing the Brussels agreement," present its proposal for Kosovo's final status, a Belgrade daily writes. As announced by President Tomislav Nikolic , his "new plan" will arrive soon, and will then be "corrected and analyzed" by the government and the assembly.

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  14. Serbian mission chairs informal NATO groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | B92

    Serbia's mission at NATO took over the chairmanship of the SEEGROUP during a meeting held on the ambassadorial level on December 16 at NATO's headquarters. The South East Europe Security Steering Group is "an informal and flexible forum for security and political consultations on issues of importance to the region of Southeast Europe," according to a statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Serbia.

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  15. Photos of the Day: Dec. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... Press The illuminated cable-stayed Ada Bridge is seen through tree branches over the Sava Riverv in Belgrade, Serbia, on Sunday. Darko Vojinovic/Associated Press Dawid Kubacki of Poland soars through the air during the men's FIS Ski Jumping World ...

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  16. Serbian PM Plants a Tree in the Grove of NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Jerusalem Post

    The Prime Minister of the Republic of Serbia, HE Aleksander Vucic, planted an olive tree in the Grove of Nations as a symbol of friendship between Israel and Serbia. This tree planting was no ordinary one, as it was done in accordance with the laws of Shmita, the Sabbatical Year for the land of Israel, which occurs every 7 years.

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  17. Serbian villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CNN

    Such idyllic picture has less and less in Serbia. Young people are in the Serbian capital, Belgrade, in the larger cities or abroad.

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  18. PM Vucic: 'Serbia is once again an open society'Read the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | KBMT

    Serbia hosted the Third Meeting of Heads of Government of China and Central and Eastern Europe this week, marking the first visit of a Chinese Premiere to Belgrade in 28 years. The Balkan nation has positioned itself as an attractive destination for Chinese investment over the last decade, with a number of big projects in the pipeline.

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  19. China boosts investment in Central and Eastern EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | EurActiv.com

    ... projects, the most discussed at the summit was the modernization of the Belgrade-Budapest railroad, which China, Serbia and Hungary signed agreements on at the meeting. The modernization is to be completed in two years, and the railroad would later ...

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  20. Hungary is new hot spot on migrant route into EURead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Deseret News

    In this photo taken Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, a migrant enters an abandoned brick factory in the northern Serbian town of Subotica, near the border between Serbia and Hungary. Coming from as far away as Afghanistan and Syria and as near as Kosovo and Albania, thousands of irregular migrants a week are crossing into Hungary and requesting asylum, turning the country into a new hot spot in a transit route into the EU.

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