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Belgrade Media Report 28 October 2021

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Daily Media Highlights

Thursday 28 October 2021


Wang Yi: We will continue to strongly support the sovereignty of Serbia (RTS/Tanjug/B92)
Further development of political, economic relations of Serbia and China (Tanjug/RTS)
Selakovic meets Chinese Foreign Miniter (Tanjug)
Drecun: Threat of Valac raid by Pristina real (Tanjug)
Petkovic: Serbia is not carcinogenic, but Pristina’s statements (Tanjug/RTV)


Bosnia & Herzegovina

Dodik states he informed Croatian President Milanovic about undermining of RS’ competencies and violation of Constitution by HR in B&H and B&H Constitutional Court (ATV)
Dzaferovic: Serb representatives will certainly return to B&H institutions, Dodik should leave political scene (Hayat)
Covic: Real sources of problems in B&H are ideas of separatism and unitary B&H (HRT)
FB&H HoR adopts conclusions calling on judiciary and HR Schmidt to sanction persons conducting anti-constitutional activities; HDZ B&H representatives abstain from voting (FTV)
Dzaferovic: Palmer’s possible willingness to meet HDZ B&H’s demands in amending B&H Election Law and ignoring amendments regarding HoP unacceptable (Hayat)
RS parliament fails to confirm violation of VNI of RS in relation to conclusions of B&H Presidency (ATV)
Dodik insults RS opposition, accuses PDP of being involved in corruption; Borenovic announces defamation lawsuit (RTRS)

Milanovic criticizes EU for prolongations in Croatia’s accession to Schengen Area (Hina)

Government officials present model of confiscation of property of illegal origin (Gov. Press service)
Abazovic hosts ECFR representatives: The fight against corruption will also reduce tensions in society (Gov. Press service)
Republic of North Macedonia

The SEC opened the Pandora’s box (Nezavisen vesnik)

SP accepts to establish Special Committee for Electoral Reform (ADN)
EU Delegation launches new campaign on its financial support to Albania (ADN)

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UNMIK Media Observer, Afternoon Edition, October 28, 2021

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UNMIK Media Observer, Afternoon Edition, October 28, 2021

Albanian Language Media:

• President Osmani on an official visit to Portugal (media)
• Kurti: I do not feel at risk, I have not changed my agenda (media)
• Kosovo Police brings details about threat to Prime Minister Kurti (media)
• Kurti: Kosovo has never marked bigger economic growth (media)
• Serbian warnings for nonrecognition, MFA accuses Serbia of violation of agreement (RTK)
• CEC announces results of 2021 Local Elections in Kosovo (euronews.al)
• The suspected of Hezbollah connections are not Kosovo citizens (RFE Albanian)
• EU: Greater institutional commitment needed to prevent hate speech (Ekonomia)
• COVID-19: 16 new cases, no deaths (media)

Serbian Language Media:

• Covid-19 in Serb areas: 53 new cases, two deaths (Kosovo Online)
• Dacic: Principled support of China in preserving sovereignty and territorial integrity of Serbia (Kosovo-online)
• Wang Yi: China respects territorial integrity of Serbia (Tanjug, Kosovo-online)
• Brnabic with Wang Yi: Our ambition to develop relations further is great (B92)
• Rakic and Schmid: Dialogue is only way to resolve problems (Radio KIM)
• The (im) possibility of elections in Serbian municipalities (KiM radio)
• Petkovic with Ginkel on situation in Kosovo (Radio KIM)


• NGO Aktiv launches campaign on rights at local level (Radio KIM)

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UNMIK Media Observer, Morning Edition, October 28, 2021

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• Kurti’s security beefed up following threats (media)
• OSCE Secretary General Schmid meets Osmani, Kurti (media)
• Osmani: Kosovo’s recognition by Serbia, the only acceptable dialogue outcome (media)
• Bosnian politician claims Kosovo-Serbia land swap deal had U.S. backing (Koha)
• Albanian FM calls for recognition of Kosovo, gets told off by Serbian ambassador (Koha/RTK)
• LDK leader thanks supporters for local elections result (media)
• Appeals panel rejects Thaci’s request; will remain in detention (media)
• Former CEC head reaches out to Ombudsperson over her dismissal (media)
• Wonders, and Horrors, Drawn From Boyhood in a War Zone (NYT)
• Serbian Model Quits Beauty Contest over Photo with Albanian Symbol (BIRN)
• COVID-19: 22 new cases, one death (media)

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