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Kosovo procurement agency invites offers for Serbian goods (N1)

By   /  25/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on Kosovo procurement agency invites offers for Serbian goods (N1)

Kosovo’s Central Public Procurement Agency has published a tender worth 23.5 million Euros for a number of products including some from Serbia despite the 100 percent tariffs on Serbian goods. The list of products includes Eurokrem, Plazma and Petit Buerre biscuits, Vegeta spices, sardines, Red Bull and other Serbian products. One person at the Agency […]

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Women’s rights in Western Balkans get European parliament support (Emerging Europe)

By   /  25/01/2019  /  Development/Humanitarian  /  Comments Off on Women’s rights in Western Balkans get European parliament support (Emerging Europe)

The European Parliament’s Committee for Women’s Rights and Gender Equality (FEMM) has adopted a resolution on women’s rights in the Western Balkans, proposed by Croatian MEP Biljana Borzan, the EU’s Rapporteur for Women’s Rights. See at: https://bit.ly/2CMLUeI

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“If the government does not respond – we will block Merdare” (B92, Juzne Vesti)

By   /  25/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on “If the government does not respond – we will block Merdare” (B92, Juzne Vesti)

From the protest in the city of Kursumlija (southern Serbia) was announced that the administrative crossing of Merdare will be blocked, if the Serbian authorities fail to respond to previously submitted requests, reports portal juznevesti.com. According to the portal, if that does not happen, next Thursday the administrative crossing with Kosovo will be blocked. B92 […]

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Escaping the Kremlin’s Embrace: Why Serbia Has Tired of Russian Support (Carnegie Moscow Center)

By   /  25/01/2019  /  International  /  Comments Off on Escaping the Kremlin’s Embrace: Why Serbia Has Tired of Russian Support (Carnegie Moscow Center)

To an outside observer, Russia’s passive sabotage of the Kosovo conflict resolution looks like all-out support of Serbia. Assurances that Russia will never abandon Serbia, will protect it from Western pressure, and do everything possible to preserve its territorial integrity come across as gestures of unswerving friendship toward the Serbs. In reality, the Serbian leadership […]

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Kontakt plus radio: Serbs do not believe in a unification of Mitrovica North and South

By   /  24/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on Kontakt plus radio: Serbs do not believe in a unification of Mitrovica North and South

Serbs in the north of Kosovo believe that the unification of Mitrovica will not take place and asses that such a thing could seriously jeopardize their survival, reports Mitrovica North based Kontakt plus radio. Ruzica Simic from NGO Women’s Right believe that the unification of Mitrovica will not happen. ”I am deeply convinced that this […]

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President of the New Party of Kosovo was kept at Merdare crossing (Kossev, RTV KIM, NewPress production)

By   /  24/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on President of the New Party of Kosovo was kept at Merdare crossing (Kossev, RTV KIM, NewPress production)

A Kosovo Serb politician was kept by members of the Serbian Ministry of Internal Affairs at the Merdare crossing for an hour, and then he was allowed to continue his journey, reports portal Kossev quoting Caglavica based portal New press production. See more at: https://bit.ly/2HE6C66

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Journalists’ Association of Serbia: To determine who hacked the sites of the ”Slobodno Srpski” and Media Center (Kossev)

By   /  24/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on Journalists’ Association of Serbia: To determine who hacked the sites of the ”Slobodno Srpski” and Media Center (Kossev)

The Journalists’ Association of Serbia (UNS), through its Kosovo branch requests the Kosovo police and the Prosecutor’s Office to determine who is behind the attacks on the sites of ”Slobodno Srpski” and Media Centar from Caglavica. The sites were hacked following the Journalists’ Association of Serbia in Kosovo posthumously awarded the ”Beli Bozur ” award […]

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Former ambassador of Serbia says less chance for Kosovo’s UNESCO membership (Danas, Beta, N1)

By   /  24/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on Former ambassador of Serbia says less chance for Kosovo’s UNESCO membership (Danas, Beta, N1)

A former Serbian ambassador to UNESCO said on Thursday that Pristina has less chance of joining that organization than it did two years ago. Ambassador Darko Tanaskovic told Belgrade based daily Danas that there is no certainty that Kosovo would apply to join the UNESCO this year as some officials in Pristina have said. “That […]

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Vucic: There is nothing of the unification of Mitrovica (Serbian media)

By   /  24/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on Vucic: There is nothing of the unification of Mitrovica (Serbian media)

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic told TV Pink in Davos, on the occasion of the request of Albanian councillors to unite the northern and southern parts of Mitrovica and the support given by Kosovo President Hashim Thaci, that this will not happen. Vucic told Belgrade based TV Pink that he does not understand “neither what Thaci […]

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Serbian President Vucic: “Pristina will withdraw taxes, but we paid high price” (B92, Beta, Tanjug)

By   /  24/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on Serbian President Vucic: “Pristina will withdraw taxes, but we paid high price” (B92, Beta, Tanjug)

Pristina will withdraw taxes on goods from central Serbia sooner or later, President Aleksandar Vucic said, but also stressed that this cost Serbia a lot. Asked by journalists in Davos to comment on Avni Arifi, the head of the Ramush Haradinaj’s cabinet, who said that the government in Pristina could temporarily suspend taxes (pending a […]

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Dacic to TV Prva: “When Vucic presented principles – Kosovo dialogue stalled” (TV Prva, B92, Blic)

By   /  24/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on Dacic to TV Prva: “When Vucic presented principles – Kosovo dialogue stalled” (TV Prva, B92, Blic)

Ivica Dacic spoke for Belgrade based Prva TV on Wednesday – without confirming that he is one of those who know what the Serbian plan to solve the Kosovo problem is. The foreign minister and first deputy PM also pointed out that he “could say in detail what that plan may look like.” “There should […]

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Mitrovica North: Group of Albanians attack Serb man (Kontakt plus radio, B92)

By   /  24/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on Mitrovica North: Group of Albanians attack Serb man (Kontakt plus radio, B92)

A Serb man has been attacked in northern Kosovska Mitrovica, Radio Kontakt Plus reported on Wednesday. According to Kontakt plus radio, he was attacked by a group of ethnic Albanians, sustaining light injuries. The Kosovo police said that the incident happened in the ethnically mixed settlement of Bosnjacka Mahala, on Tuesday afternoon. The victim has […]

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