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Belgrade Media Report 8 June

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Vucic: We have won fight for successful Serbia (RTS/Tanjug)
Selakovic: Serbia attaches great importance to Berlin Process (Tanjug/RTS)
Petkovic calls for shedding light on fate of missing persons (Beta/RTV)
Serbian parliament passes motion to amend constitution (Tanjug/RTS)
Dacic: Important process in Serbian parliament, amendment to Constitution must end in this mandate (RTV)
People’s Party: Vucic amending Constitution to get full control over judge selection (Beta)


Bosnia & Herzegovina

MICT Spokesperson Eggleston: Everything is prepared for rendering of verdict against Mladic (RTRS)
Dodik: The Hague Tribunal failed to establish truth and to contribute to reconciliation (BHT1)
Dodik and Covic hold meeting in Banja Luka; Dodik says there will be no reform of electoral legislation without agreement on election of B&H Presidency members (ATV)
Kalabukhov: Appointment of new High Representative needs to be approved by UNSC (BHT1)
Dodik says that his statement that RS might mark 15 February as RS Day was hypothetical answer (N1)

Milanovic says he never insisted Operation Storm celebration not be held in Knin (Hina)

Appointment without consent, playing with the reputation of Montenegro (RTCG)
Republic of North Macedonia

Bulgarian Minister Stoev demands guarantees from Zaev that he will implement the 2017 treaty (Republika)
Zaev makes another public promise to protect the Macedonian language as reports grow that he offers new concessions to Bulgaria (Republika)
Mickoski calls citizens to turn out in large numbers for protests against Zaev’s new concessions to Bulgaria (Republika)

Ruci to Konjufca: Serbia is glorifying its criminals. Konjufca: we should function as two countries that constitute a single nation (Radio Tirana)
Konjufca reveals details of the meeting with Basha (Radio Tirana)

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UNMIK Media Observer, Afternoon Edition, June 8, 2021

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Albanian Language Media:

• COVID-19: Five new cases, one death (media)
• Kosovo confirms first case of South Africa coronavirus variant (media)
• PM Kurti to report to Assembly on dialogue with Serbia (Koha)
• Maas: Kosovo-Serbia agreement paves way to Europe for the two countries (media)
• Osmani: Serbia not showing readiness to clarify fate of missing persons (media)
• Von Cramon: There are many other urgent issues in dialogue apart from Association (EO)

Serbian Language Media:

• Covid-19 in Serbian communities: Four new cases (Kontakt plus radio)
• Mass: The comprehensive agreement between Belgrade and Pristina opens the EU door (Tanjug, Kosovo Online)
• Selakovic: Serbia will always be an advocate of a policy of peace and connecting (Kosovo Online)
• Petkovic and Botsan-Kharchenko on the continuation of the dialogue between BG and PR (KiM radio)
• Petkovic: Crucial for Belgrade to resolve the issue of missing persons in Kosovo (RTS)
• Dacic says solution for Kosovo not near (Beta, N1)
• Kurti met with the Working Group formed to establish the Institute for Crimes Committed during the war, a document being prepared (KoSSev)
• The EU Council extends the EULEX mission mandate until 2023 (Kosovo Online)
• Rakic with Davenport on the security situation in returnee communities (Kosovo Online)


• Why is Serbia not going to join EU sanctions on Belarus? (euobserver.com)


• ”NATO committed to building a strong partnership with Serbia” (EWB)

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UNMIK Media Observer, Morning Edition, June 8, 2021

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• COVID-19: 10 new cases, no deaths (media)
• Kosovo Assembly to debate on Brussels agreements on Friday (Koha)
• Konjufca: The Association must not happen (media)
• Berlin: Agreement with Kosovo, criteria for Serbia’s EU accession (Klan Kosova)
• Western Balkans Foreign Ministers to meet today (Deutsche Welle)
• Women’s Network calls for women representation in dialogue with Serbia (media)
• KLA War Veterans to hold protest on June 10 (media)
• Lajcak, Palmer criticised for discussing dialogue with Serbian Patriarch (Exit News)
• Robelli: A solution without a solution: Mr. Palmer’s difficult statements (Koha)
• Hoxhaj: Russian paramilitaries were part of Serbian Army in Kosovo (RTK)
• Daut Haradinaj: We support genocide lawsuit against Serbia (media)
• Greek Foreign Minister Dendias briefs Lajcak on his visit to Kosovo (media)

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