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Putin to visit Serbia this coming fall (B92, Tanjug)

By   /  29/06/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Serbia in the fall, Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic said on Friday morning. “I was told by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov with whom I spoke in Moscow yesterday, that this was being planned,” Dacic told RTS. Dacic also said Lavrov told him that if the format of the […]

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Serbian, Russian Foreign Ministers meet in Moscow (N1)

By   /  28/06/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

The Russian and Serbian Foreign Ministers, Sergey Lavrov and Ivica Dacic met in Moscow on Thursday to discuss bilateral relations and the expanding of all ties between the two countries. A Serbian Foreign Ministry statement said they also discussed mutual support in international organizations, adding that they said the high level of trust and contacts […]

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Serbia will have to compromise, Kosovo won’t, analyst says (N1)

By   /  28/06/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

The 2025 target date for Serbia’s European Union membership is not a reality, but it is not impossible either, Toby Vogel, a Brussels-based analyst told N1 Belgrade. However, Vogel, Research Communications Officer from the Centre for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) added there were considerable obstacles to overcome and that Belgrade would have to make a […]

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Vucic in phone conversation with US State Dept. official (B92, Beta, Tanjug)

By   /  28/06/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic spoke on the phone with US Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Wess Mitchell on Wednesday. According to a statement from the presidential press office, they discussed the situation in the region, in particular the continuation of the Brussels dialogue, while the US official welcomed the resumption of […]

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Normalising Ties Essential, EU Tells Serbia, Kosovo (Balkan Insight)

By   /  27/06/2018  /  International  /  No Comments

Ahead of a new meeting between Serbia’s and Kosovo’s presidents due in two weeks, the EU has reminded both sides that progress on normalisation of their relations is vital. Another of a new expected meeting between the leaders of Kosovo and Serbia, the Council of the European Union has said that progress by Serbia and […]

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“Kosovo compromise, and referendum, still far away” (Tanjug, B92)

By   /  27/06/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Serbian President Aleksadar Vucic said he “does not intend to hide behind the people when it comes to Kosovo – as some claim he would.” Speaking on Wednesday in Kraljevo, central Serbia, where he attended the police-military exercise Joint Strike, the President Vucic also said that “the citizens will be the ones who will decide […]

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Morocco continues to support Serbia’s territorial integrity (Tanjug, B92)

By   /  27/06/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic met on Wednesday in Belgrade with Speaker of the Moroccan House of Representatives Habib El Malki. El Maliki stressed that Morocco’s policy when it comes to the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Serbia is unchangeable, the president’s office said in a press release. He also welcomed Serbia’s stance regarding the territorial […]

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EU’s Serbia draft: Kosovo, warning over Russia and visas (B92, Beta)

By   /  27/06/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

The EU Council of Ministers hails Serbia’s progress in membership negotiations, according to a draft resolution from an EU foreign ministers’ meeting. The draft also stresses that for the speed of negotiations the key areas of progress are rule of law and fundamental freedoms, as well as the normalization of relations with Kosovo, Beta is […]

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“Referendum on agreement with Pristina most probably in 2019” (Danas)

By   /  27/06/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

In case of any agreement reached between Belgrade and Pristina, a referendum on that topic would most certainly take place, and according to Danas daily diplomatic sources’ expectations it would happen next year. According to the sources, Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic also announced such scenario following his talks with Hashim Thaci last Sunday, by saying […]

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“A solution between Kosovo and Serbia must be a win-win situation” (Independent Balkan News Agency)

By   /  27/06/2018  /  International  /  No Comments

World powers must back the efforts of the president of Serbia and president of Kosovo in striking a deal. This was said by the former US ambassador to Belgrade, Cameron Munter, adding the solution that would be reached between the two sides must be a win-win situation. Commenting on a statement made by Vucic after […]

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Former USA ambassadors to Serbia on dialogue, Tramp, world powers (Tanjug, B92)

By   /  27/06/2018  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  No Comments

Serbia has good contacts with Washington administration and the State Department, former US Ambassador to Serbia Cameron Munter assessed. Munter added if Serbia wishes better contact with the US President Donald Trump it should focus on the State Secretary Mike Pompeo and Trump’s foreign policy advisory John Balton. In a statement to Tanjug news agency, […]

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Could Ex-President Nikolic be Serbia’s Comeback Kid? (Balkan Insight)

By   /  25/06/2018  /  Opinions  /  No Comments

By: Milan Simurdic If Serbia’s path towards the EU hits a blockage and the country shifts toward Russia and China, former president Tomislav Nikolic could conceivably stage a political resurrection. One year after he left the presidential office, Serbia’s former head of state, Tomislav Nikolic, is far from the public horizon. He did, however, take […]

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