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Belgrade Media Report 26 October 2021

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Daily Media Highlights

Tuesday 26 October 2021


Brnabic: I am committed to constitutional reforms and safety of journalists (RTS)
Vucic, Schmid discuss OSCE involvement in Serbian reforms (Tanjug/Politika)
Vucic, MacLeod discuss strengthening of Serbia-UK relations (Tanjug/RTV)
Giaufret: EC report a sincere and factual assessment of Serbia’s efforts in EU integration (Tanjug/RTS)
Petkovic meets Kharchenko (RTV)
Drecun: Serbs in Kosovo and Metohija want full coordination with Belgrade (RTS)
Djilas: If we decide on boycott, it will be different (Beta)
Property of displaced in Kosovo and Metohija increasingly usurped by Albanians with the help of false contracts (Novosti)


Bosnia & Herzegovina

Dodik meets with Dacic in Banja Luka: RS is only self-sustainable entity in B&H (ATV)
Cvijanovic meets Dacic and Pasztor; Cvijanovic: We agree institutional relations of Serbia and RS are at their highest level ever (FTV/ATV)
Opposition parties in RS meet in Banja Luka: They announce new protests, joint candidate at elections in Prijedor, say they will not attend session of HoR on Tuesday (N1)
Citizens gather in front of OHR; Protesters content with meeting in OHR and announce more protest activities in upcoming period (N1/Nova BH)
Magazinovic calls participants of conference in Paris to express support to imposing of sanctions against Dodik (Dnevni list)
Escobar: There will be no war in B&H; US relation with Serbia is neither good nor bad, it is complex (AJB/FTV)
Cvijanovic: RS authorities willing to talk with everyone on current crisis in B&H (AJB)
RS officials: We are ready for talks with EU, US officials but not to detriment of RS (RTRS)
30th anniversary of RS parliament marked with solemn academy in Banja Luka (ATV)

Croatian Embassy sharply condemns attacks on Croat symbols in B&H (Hina)
Covic expresses optimism there will be agreement on changes to Law on Elections, says impositions and sanctions would be counterproductive (Vecernji list)

The committee is questioning Abazovic, Katnic, Vuksic (CdM/RTCG)
Republic of North Macedonia

Zaev: The government coalition is stable; this is not the time for early parliamentary elections (Nezavisen vesnik/Sitel TV)

Rama meets the Prime Minister of Bavaria: A determined ally on the European path (Radio Tirana)
Albania-UN renew commitment to work together for sustainable development over next five years (Radio Tirana)

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UNMIK Media Observer, Afternoon Edition, October 26, 2021

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UNMIK Media Observer, Afternoon Edition, October 26, 2021

Albanian Language Media:

• Kurti meets a European Council on Foreign Relations delegation (media)
• “Preventing Kosovo boxers from competing, example of closed not open Balkans” (media)
• AAK demands parliamentary debate on gas, PDK supports it (Kallxo)
• Szunyog: Very few women were involved in the negotiating teams (media)
• Final local elections results expected to be announced on Wednesday (Koha)
• COVID-19: 20 new cases, no deaths (media)

Serbian Language Media:

• Covid-19 in Serbian areas: 54 new cases, one death (KiM radio)
• Serbian List: Agreements from Brussels must be implemented (Radio KIM)
• Petkovic: Brussels dialogue hostage of Pristina’s unreadiness (Radio KIM)
• PM Brnabic thanks OSCE Sec-Gen Schmid for supporting Serbia’s reforms (N1)
• Jelena Milic on von Cramon statements, Gazivode and Valac (Kosovo-online)
• Simic recalls bans Pristina imposed on Serbian sports’ teams to enter Kosovo (Kosovo-online)


• Crisis, then the next crisis… but who cares about the real dialogue? (KoSSev)
• What will trigger the next Balkan conflict? (transconflict.com)


• Censorship Accusation Mars Heritage Conference in Peja (Prishtina Insight)


• Search for missing Bosko Mladenovic continues (Radio KIM)

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UNMIK Media Observer, Morning Edition, October 26, 2021

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• Kurti: Serbia should show strength in boxing ring not at the border (media)
• Ceku: Serbia refusing boxers entry violates international sporting rules (media)
• EU’s position on Kosovo boxers not allowed entry to Serbia (Koha)
• Serbia bars Kosovo team from competing in boxing championship (BIRN)
• Albania threatens to quit boxing championship after Kosovo snub (Exit News)
• Phillips: Serbs have enough rights; Association would be too much (media)
• Court overturns ECAP’s decision on repeating elections in Hani i Elezit (media)
• Kosovo university teaches Serbian again, two decades after war (BIRN)
• COVID-19: 3 new cases, one death (media)
• Kosovo tops vaccination rates in Western Balkans (Exit News)
• Calls to dismiss judge who sentenced rapist to only eight months (Koha)
• Escobar: US will support Vucic while on European path (media)

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