Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  Articles by OPSI-mu
Latest

Brnabic: Putin’s visit cannot bother Brussels (Tanjug)

By   /  18/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on Brnabic: Putin’s visit cannot bother Brussels (Tanjug)

Serbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabic said she is pleased with the visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin, adding the visit absolutely cannot impede Serbia on its path towards Euro-integration, Tanjug news agency reported. She noted Brussels is aware of Serbian and Russian traditional ties, political and economic ones, same as Moscow knows about Serbia’s EU […]

Read More →
Latest

One more country to revoke recognition of Kosovo? (BETA, B92, TV Happy)

By   /  18/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on One more country to revoke recognition of Kosovo? (BETA, B92, TV Happy)

Serbian Foreign Affairs Minister, Ivica Dacic told TV Happy that on Monday, 21 January, one more country could revoke recognition of Kosovo. Noting, that Belgrade managed to bring back Kosovo “as the main topic on the agenda,” Dacic added that Russian Foreign Affairs Minister Sergey Lavrov, during yesterday’s visit to Belgrade told him “it is […]

Read More →
Latest

DSS: Putin unequivocally conveyed he does not support division of Kosovo and Metohija (BETA)

By   /  18/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on DSS: Putin unequivocally conveyed he does not support division of Kosovo and Metohija (BETA)

Leader of the opposition Democratic Party of Serbia (DSS) Milos Jovanovic said in a written statement that Vladimir Putin in Belgrade “unequivocally conveyed” Moscow “in no way supports idea that Serbia should accept secession, respectively division of Kosovo,” BETA news agency reported. Jovanovic assessed the visit of the Russian President Putin to Serbia as significant […]

Read More →
Latest

Unconditional love (Prishtina Insight)

By   /  18/01/2019  /  Development/Humanitarian  /  Comments Off on Unconditional love (Prishtina Insight)

A day spent with Aldi Hoxha, a man with Down syndrome from Gjakova who lives, works, hangs out with friends and plays basketball in Prishtina. The human body is made up of cells. Each cell in the human body consists of 46 chromosomes, 23 inherited from one parent, and 23 from the other. In the […]

Read More →
Latest

Putin ’Shares Serbia’s Concern’ Over Kosovo Army (Balkan Insight)

By   /  18/01/2019  /  International  /  Comments Off on Putin ’Shares Serbia’s Concern’ Over Kosovo Army (Balkan Insight)

Russian President Vladimir Putin said during his visit to Serbia that he shared Belgrade’s concern over Kosovo’s intention to form an army, which he called a violation of UN Resolution 1244. Russian President Vladimir Putin criticised Kosovo’s decision to form an army on Thursday, after meeting Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic, who said that Belgrade had […]

Read More →
Latest

“EU expects from Serbia to remain committed to European perspective” (Tanjug, RTS)

By   /  18/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on “EU expects from Serbia to remain committed to European perspective” (Tanjug, RTS)

Unnamed EU official from Brussels told Tanjug news agency in relation to the Russian President Vladimir Putin yesterday’s visit to Serbia, that the EU does not comment on the visits of leaders from other countries, however the EU expects from Serbia to remain committed to its European perspective. “Serbian authorities identified the EU integration as […]

Read More →
Latest

Dragan Janjic: Gathering of people intended for domestic public, rather than for Putin (TV N1)

By   /  18/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on Dragan Janjic: Gathering of people intended for domestic public, rather than for Putin (TV N1)

Editor of BETA news agency, Dragan Janjic commenting on gathering of citizens to welcome Russian President Vladimir Putin in Belgrade yesterday, said it was a manifestation intended for domestic public, rather than for Putin. “This was a manifestation of power, while authorities want to present it as the manifestation of support,” Janjic said. “And the […]

Read More →
Latest

Serbia, Russia ink over 20 agreements on future cooperation (B92, Serbian media)

By   /  18/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on Serbia, Russia ink over 20 agreements on future cooperation (B92, Serbian media)

Serbia and Russia on Thursday signed over 20 agreements, memorandums, accords and protocols on future cooperation. The documents were signed after a meeting of Serbian and Russian delegations headed by Presidents Aleksandar Vucic and Vladimir Putin, during the Russian leader’s visit to Serbia on January 17. Rosatom CEO Aleksei Likhachev and Serbian Minister for Innovations […]

Read More →
Latest

Putin, Vucic on Kosovo issue (B92, Tanjug, Serbian media)

By   /  18/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on Putin, Vucic on Kosovo issue (B92, Tanjug, Serbian media)

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said during his visit to Serbia that “the Russian position on the issue of Kosovo and Metohija is known.” “We are in favor of a solution in accordance with UN Security Council Resolution 1244,” Putin, whose country does not recognize the unilateral declaration of Kosovo’s independence made by ethnic Albanians […]

Read More →
Latest

120,000 Serbians welcome Putin in Belgrade (B92, Serbian media)

By   /  18/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on 120,000 Serbians welcome Putin in Belgrade (B92, Serbian media)

Russian President Vladimir Putin finished his one-day visit to Serbia on Wednesday evening with a visit to the Temple of St. Sava in Belgrade. A huge crowd of people, estimated by police to be about 120,000 strong, gathered in front of this Serbian Orthodox church to welcome him, carrying a banner reading, in Russian and […]

Read More →
Latest

Church in Gojbulja village broken into (Radio kontakt plus)

By   /  18/01/2019  /  Serb. Monitoring  /  Comments Off on Church in Gojbulja village broken into (Radio kontakt plus)

Unknown persons broke into the Serbian Orthodox Church in the village of Gojbulja, Vucitrn municipality, damaged an entry door and stole a small amount of money, Radio kontkat plus reports, referring to Kosovo police report. According to the police report, Kosovo Serb reported the case yesterday, while the incident took place between 13 and 17th […]

Read More →
Latest

Belgrade Media Report 17 January 2019

By   /  17/01/2019  /  UN Office in Belgrade Media Report  /  Comments Off on Belgrade Media Report 17 January 2019

United Nations Office in Belgrade

Daily Media Highlights

Thursday 17 January 2019

LOCAL PRESS
• Vladimir Putin visiting Serbia (B92/Tanjug/RTS)
• Brnabic: EU has no fear of Putin visit (Tanjug)
• Serbia, Russia build common vision of innovation growth (Tanjug)
• Dacic: Putin is not bringing solution for Kosovo (N1/Beta/B92)
• Dacic: KFOR’s unwavering presence is very important (Beta/RTS/Politika)
• Vulin: KFOR only legitimate armed formation in Kosovo (Beta)
• Hogard: EU is dead, don’t give up Kosovo (B92/Beta)

REGIONAL PRESS
Bosnia & Herzegovina
• Second session of new B&H HoR convocation postponed (FTV)
• Dodik: Conditioning of formation of authorities at B&H level with issue of membership in NATO is not good (RTRS)
• SBB B&H, NiP express support to Komsic and Dzaferovic, say that NATO road of B&H must remain priority of state institutions (Dnevni avaz)
• Zvizdic: In accordance with valid decisions, there should be no obstacle on road to MAP activation (TV1)
• Lavrov: Russia cannot agree with B&H’s accession to NATO (N1)
• Dodik among officials who will meet with Putin (RTRS)

Croatia
• Croatian and Turkish Presidents meet; Erdogan: DPA must be revised because it became clear that so far DPA failed to bring solution for future B&H (N1)
• Did Prime Minister try to assault opposition MP? (Hina)

fYROM
• Tsipras survives no confidence motion by one vote, has to push Macedonia deal through parliament next (Republika)
• Kammenos demands a referendum on the name deal (Republika)
• Mickoski offers choice between a “humiliated North Macedonia” and a “prosperous Republic of Macedonia” (Republika)
• Not even a consensual candidate could win the first round (Nezavisen vesnik)

Albania
• Parliamentary session, ministers and deputy prime minister voted (ADN)
• Albanian language official in Macedonia, Meta message to Xhaferi (ADN)

INTERNATIONAL MEDIA SOURCES
• Putin welcomes opportunity to visit Serbia (TASS)
• Russian, Serbian presidents to discuss situation in Kosovo — Kremlin aide (TASS)
• Putin warns West on Balkans as Serbia provides lavish welcome (BBC)

Read More →
  • RSS From Google News

  • Office of the Spokesperson for the UN Secretary-General