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  1. A City of Two TalesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Transitions Online

    He's in his 40s, and an ethnic Albanian, so to him this city of about 95,000 in western Kosovo is called Gjakova. To a Serb, it is Djakovica.

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  2. PM thinks 'somebody' was annoyed by his NATO remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | B92

    Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic has commented on Hague Tribunal's Appeals Chamber decision to order Vojislav Seselj back to prison as "deeply immoral." Speaking about this development, he also said that "somebody was obviously annoyed" by his speech during the recent marking of the anniversary of the start of NATO's attacks on Serbia.

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  3. Patience advised as deadline for Mi-17 crash report expiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | B92

    Defense and justice ministers Bratislav Gasic and Nikola Selakovic on Monday appealed for "patience" when it comes to the Mi-17 crash investigation. The military helicopter crashed on March 13 in Belgrade, killing all seven people on board - four crew members, two doctors from Novi Pazar, and a baby they were transporting from this town in southwestern Serbia to Belgrade for medical treatment.

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  4. Hague's decision 'attempt to bring down government'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | B92

    The Hague Appeals Chamber's demand to have Vojislav Seselj incarcerated again "is an attempt to bring down the government of Aleksandar Vucic." This is what Labor Minister Aleksandar Vulin said on Monday, adding that the tribunal's Appeals Chamber was "in this way attempting to drag Serbia into the conflict between the court, the prosecution, or whoever in the Hague Tribunal."

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  5. Belgrade Assembly to open doors to visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | B92

    ... holidays and take all measures to prevent unnecessary waiting at border crossings. BELGRADE -- Aleksandar Djordjevic, Serbia's national basketball team coach, has dismissed as "false" media reports he might pick foreigners to play for the national ...

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  6. 'Chinese leaving as Serbian economy declines'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | B92

    The number of Chinese nationals in Serbia has halved in comparison to 2014, President of the Association of Chinese Businessmen in Serbia Guo Xiao has said. According to the estimates of the Association of Chinese Businessmen, around 7,000 Chinese nationals lived in Serbia in 2014, and their number is now halved.

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  7. UN tribunal says Serb suspect Seselj has to return to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    This is a Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014 file photo of Serbian far-right leader Vojislav Seselj as he speaks during a press conference in Belgrade, Serbia.

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  8. Serb Steelmaker's New Managers Aim to Break Even in Six MonthsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. -- The new management at Zelezara Smederevo DOO expects to turn Serbia's sole and unprofitable steelmaker around and break even within six months on rising output and improved outlook for the industry as raw-material prices drop.

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  9. 'EU perspective crucial for Kosovo dialogue'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | B92

    ... development and thereby the region's political stability, said a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Serbia's first strategic foreign policy priority is the EU membership, while traditional political, economic and cultural relations ...

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  10. Seselj confirms he won't return to Hague voluntarilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | B92

    ... as the SRS headquarters, "engaged in party business." He announced that he would travel to the town of Bor in eastern Serbia in the afternoon, where he will address a panel organized by the Serb Radicals (SRS). "Let the police come. They are the ...

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  11. Ex-military intel chief heads Kosovo talks coordinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | B92

    ... -- EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said in Belgrade on Friday that the organization she represents "sees Serbia's European future." BELGRADE -- Serbia has made progress in European integrations, Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic and visiting ...

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  12. Fiscal Council: Deficit RSD 25-30bn in 1st quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | B92

    ... BELGRADE -- The rule requiring at least two flight crew members in the cockpit at all times was introduced by Air Serbia two years ago, the company has said in a statement. BELGRADE -- The EU is willing to earmark considerable funds so as to assist ...

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  13. Virtus philanthropy awards presentedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | B92

    B92 Fund's President of the Board of Directors Veran Matic has been presented with Virtus Annual Awards for Philanthropy Special Award. During the ceremony held over the weekend in Hotel Metropol, Matic received the award from Tony O'Brien, director of British Council for Western Balkan, for his exceptional contribution to development of philanthropy in Serbia.

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  14. 'SNS rally postponed to preserve peace'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | B92

    ... that they have been demonstrating on a daily basis. Personally, as the leader of the largest party in Serbia, I do not intend to divide the state and the people. I've no intention of doing that," said Vucic. He added that the government "will also ...

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  15. Hague orders Seselj to return to detention unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | B92

    The Appeals Chamber of the Hague Tribunal has decided to revoke the decision to grant Vojislav Seselj temporary release and ordered him returned to prison. After this has happened, the chamber announced, Serbia and the Netherlands will once again declare themselves on the possibility of his release, while the Trial Chamber will afterwards assess the possibility of once again granting him temporary release.

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  16. Serbia to make vaccination of children obligatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | B92

    ... on Health and the Family on April 3, "and will be put to vote in parliament around Orthodox Easter (April 12)." Serbia's current legislation mandates the vaccination of children against ten contagious diseases, but at the same time, the Law on the ...

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  17. Eiffel Tower goes dark in symbolic move for Earth HourRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    ... and then the same location in darkness when the lights are turned out for one hour to mark Earth Hour, in Belgrade, Serbia, Saturday, March 28, 2015. Organized by the World Wide Fund for Nature, earth hour is observed every year to create awareness ...

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  18. For African migrants, trek to Europe brings risk, heartbreakRead the original story

    Saturday | KDWN

    ... child? Why is all of this necessary?" Each month, a tide of humanity pours through the hills of Greece, Macedonia and Serbia in hopes of entering the heart of the 28-nation European Union through its vulnerable back door in the Balkans. This is the ...

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  19. World's huddled masses use 4 key land, sea routes to EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Feb 13, 2015 file photo members of the German border police sit in a van as they check a security camera while monitoring a stretch of the Serbian border with Hungary in the village of Hajdukovo, some 180 kilometers north of Belgrade, Serbia. Some 20 German police officers, equipped with vehicles with thermal vision cameras, joined Serbian security forces on Serbia's border with Hungary on Friday to try to halt a torrent of migrants.

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  20. EU 'ready to open first chapters this year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | B92

    EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said in Belgrade on Friday that the organization she represents "sees Serbia's European future." "And my main message here is not only that Serbia is firmly on the path towards the European Union, but also that the Union is ready for the opening of negotiating chapters this year.

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