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Vučić: Personnel withdrawn due to offensive intelligence (Beta, B92, Sputnik)

By   /  21/08/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić said today that it was decided to withdraw embassy staff from FYROM because the competent authorities provided evidence of very offensive intelligence against the bodies and institutions of Serbia. Vučić told reporters in Baric, near Belgrade, that there were several reasons for that decision, but that “competent authorities” had established this […]

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“We should ask for EU’s concessions to stop blocking Kosovo” (B92, Blic)

By   /  21/08/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Rasim Ljajic believes that a frozen conflict related to the Kosovo issue does not suit Serbia, and proposes “normalization without recognition” as a solution. The minister of trade, telecommunications, and tourism, who also serves as a deputy PM and is the leader of the SDPS party, is the latest Serbian official to write an op-ed […]

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Entire staff of Serbian embassy withdrawn from Skopje (Serbian media)

By   /  21/08/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

RTS is reporting it received confirmation that the entire staff of the Serbian embassy in Skopje has been withdrawn for urgent consultations in Belgrade. Serbian Ambassador Dusanka Divjak-Tomic and the staff, as stated, arrived last night (Sunday) in Belgrade. A detailed explanation of what is happening will be given during the day today by Minister […]

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“Athletes from Serbia and Kosovo must stand on same podiums” (B92)

By   /  18/08/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

If our athletes and those from the self-proclaimed state of Kosovo meet on a podium, “they will have to stay there,” says Bozidar Maljkovic. The president of the Olympic Committee of Serbia has taken a firm stance on this, and “will not back down from it even at the price of being sacked. “If the […]

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Sparks fly at UNSC session between Belgrade and Pristina (B92)

By   /  17/08/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

The end of Wednesday’s UN Security Council on Kosovo session saw “a fierce debate” between Serbian FM Ivica Dacic and Kosovo’s US ambassador, Vlora Citaku. On that occasion, Dacic told the Western countries they were hurting the Serbian people by advocating the abolition of UNMIK, the UN mission in Kosovo and Metohija – something also […]

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B92: “Big powers need crisis to keep Balkans on leash” (Vecernje Novosti, Tanjug)

By   /  16/08/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Whatever model is offered as a platform by Belgrade to solve the decades-old Kosovo and Metohija puzzle, it will not be liked by “world powers.” The daily Vecernje Novosti writes this, adding that this is the case because bringing this painful topic to an end would mean the loss of a lot of leverage that […]

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“Kosovo won’t join UNESCO; they haven’t even reapplied” (B92, Beta)

By   /  14/08/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

First Deputy PM and Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic assessed on Sunday that Kosovo would not succeed in joining UNESCO. Speaking during the marking of the anniversary of the Gorazdevac crime, Dacic said that Pristina has not filed a new request for membership. According to him, Pristina is “aware that Kosovo would not be able to […]

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“Albanians plotting conflict between Serbia and Macedonia” (Novosti, B92)

By   /  01/08/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Serbian intelligence services have received information of a risk of tension between Serbia and Macedonia, “in which Albanians would be involved.” Apart from them, “a part of the authorities in Macedonia” is included in this scenario, Belgrade daily Vecernje Novosti writes. The newspaper said it learned that “the plan is for well-armed groups of Albanians […]

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“Vucic to launch state dialogue on Kosovo in September” (BETA, Novosti, B92)

By   /  12/07/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic will launch in September  “a state dialogue on Kosovo,” something he announced at the start of his presidential mandate. Beta is reporting this today, citing an article in the daily Vecernje Novosti. The newspaper said that Vucic will invite all parliamentary parties to these consultations, as well as representatives of the […]

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B92: EU “losing Balkans – possibly with fatal consequences” (Presse)

By   /  10/07/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

This is according to the Vienna-based daily Presse, that cites “warnings” about the EU “losing the Western Balkans” that have been “piling up in various publications.” Media interests in the region is increasing, reporters are being sent there and reports published, says Presse. The magazine Europaische Rundschau – “which never let the Balkans out if […]

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B92: Croatia to have some role concerning Kosovo army (Večernje Novosti)

By   /  10/07/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Croatia will not directly engage in the formation of the Kosovo army – as has been announced by candidate for Kosovo PM Alibin Kurti, writes Vecernje Novosti. However, the daily – that refers to Kurti as “the leader of the Self-Determination” – adds that it learned from “well-informed military and political circles in Zagreb” that […]

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Drecun – Last attempt to prosecute KLA crimes (N1, B92)

By   /  05/07/2017  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

B92 reported on the statement of the Chair of the Serbian Assembly Committee for Kosovo, Milovan Drecun, who said that the Special Court for KLA War Crimes is the last chance to prosecute crimes committed by KLA members. He further said that the Working Group, established by the Assembly Committee gathered all the evidences related […]

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