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Serbia: Vucic promises an interesting week full of revelations

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic announced on his Instagram account that “a lot of incredible documents and facts” will be published next week. “Next week will be interesting. For two years I have heard lies and insults about the murder of Oliver Ivanovic, more than a year of nonsense and slander about Jovanjice. I have suffered…

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Serbia: Vucic decorates Governor of the Council of Europe Development Bank

President Aleksandar Vuçiërk met on Wednesday with Council of Europe Development Bank Governor Rolf Wenzel and congratulated him on improving Serbia’s co-operation with the foundation. Wenzel was awarded the Gold Medal of Merit by Decree of the President of the Republic on March 8. Wenzel expressed his gratitude for the award, which, as he said,…

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Serbia: Preparations for cross-party dialogue are under way, Dacic says

The preparatory phase of the inter-party dialogue is underway, however MEPs are in no hurry as they want to make sure they will have a chance to talk to everyone, said National Assembly Speaker Ivica Davi. He added that after that, a dynamic would be formed in the list of topics and participants. Stating that…

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Serbia: Vucic awarded gold medals for the fight against Covid

Today, President Aleksandar Vuiqi dha awarded Gold Medals to health workers for their tremendous value and contribution to the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. The ceremony took place in the Serbian Presidency, in accordance with the coronavirus protocol. The valuable gold medal was awarded to the specialist in lung physiology of Cacak General Hospital, Dr.…

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Đukanović: “Serbia is working very persistently to its detriment”

Montenegrin President Milo Đukanović stated that Serbia “is working very persistently to its detriment.” In Podgorica’s Journalists, Froum, the President of Montenegro said that “the genius who is the spirit of hatred towards Montenegro and everything Montenegrin is now out of the bottle, therefore the relations between the two countries are currently at the lowest…

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Serbia: Vucic met with Lajcak

Meeting with EU Special Representative for the Belgrade-Pristina Dialogue and other regional issues in the Western Balkans, Miroslav Lajčák had Aleksandar Vučić in Belgrade on Wednesday. The President of the Republic of Serbia Aleksandar Vuçi tha said on Wednesday, after talks with the EU Special Representative for the Belgrade-Pristina Dialogue and other regional issues of…

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Serbia: Selakovic addresses the Bundestag as he begins his visit to Germany

Serbian Foreign Minister Nikola Selakovic kicked off his official visit to Berlin by addressing the Bundestag Committee on European Union Affairs, where he said that Serbia, whose foreign policy priority is full EU membership, remains committed to dialogue. with Pristina under the auspices of the Union, stressing however that a major problem with this process…

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Serbia: Brnabić-Varhelyi discussed Serbia’s accession process in a teleconference

The Prime Minister of Serbia, Ana Brnabić, had the third teleconference with the EU Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement, Oliver Varhelyi, on the implementation of the new methodology in the process of Serbia’s accession to the EU. According to her office, the Prime Minister noted that Serbia has made significant progress in recent years, especially…

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Serbia: Brnabić meets with outgoing Turkish Ambassador to Belgrade Bilgic

Prime Minister Ana Brnabić met and discussed with outgoing Turkish Ambassador to Serbia Tanju Bilgic about the results achieved in cooperation and bilateral relations between the two countries, as well as future projects and plans. According to IBNA reports, after leaving the Turkish Embassy in Serbia, Tanju Bilgic will take over the post of Foreign…

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Serbia’s EU accession: halfway there

Serbia’s path to the European Union following the French initiative has taken a new “course”, as the new accession methodology now provides groups instead of individual chapters to complete the process. While the new methodology is still being harmonized, it is not entirely clear whether it will be faster than the previous process. What is…

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Serbia: Another half a million more vaccines expected from China on Vucic’s birthday, March 5th

The President of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping will send another 500,000 doses of the “Sinopharm” vaccine to Serbia, which is expected to arrive in the country on March 5. This will be the second group of vaccines from the most populous country in the world to arrive in Serbia, after a plane…

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Serbia: Government-opposition dialogue to begin with presence of European Parliament ombudsmen

The Speaker of the National Assembly of Serbia, Ivica Dačić, told RTS that a dialogue will start in early March, in which he and European ombudsmen will take part, while meetings with the parties are expected in the second half of March. The second phase of the dialogue between the government and the opposition on…

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Serbia: Minister of Justice expresses Government efforts to fight corruption

The Minister of Justice, Maja Popović, promised on behalf of the Serbian Government that the fight against corruption and crime will continue unabated. Popovic told the Serbian National Assembly, where the general debate on changes to the property tax and excise law ended on Tuesday evening, that everyone would help the tax administration, within which…

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Serbia: Stefanovic Meets with Cypriot, UAE Defense Ministers in Abu Dhabi

Serbian Defense Minister Nebojsa Stefanovic met today with Cypriot counterpart Charalambos Petrides and Cypriot National Guard Commander Democritos Zervakis at the IDEX 2021 weapons exhibition in Abu Dhabi. Stefanovic welcomed the meeting with his Cypriot counterpart and noted the close relations between the two countries, according to the Serbian Defense Ministry. He also spoke about…

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Serbia leads the vaccination of both doses of COVID-19 vaccines in Europe

Nearly 430,000 Serb citizens were given both doses of the vaccine, ranking the country first in Europe. According to the latest government figures, 1,230,836 coronavirus vaccinations were carried out in Serbia, of which 428,202 received both doses of the vaccine. According to the number of vaccinations per million inhabitants, Serbia is second in Europe, after…

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Serbia: Porfirios was elected the new Patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church

The 60-year-old Metropolitan of Zagreb and Ljubljana, Porfirios, was elected the 46th Archbishop of Peja, the Metropolitan of Belgrade and Karlovy Vary, and the Patriarch of Serbia on Thursday (February 18th). The new primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church, Prvoslav Perić, was born on July 22, 1961, in the town of Bečej in the Autonomous…

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Lajcak: The Serbia-Kosovo agreement is absolutely possible

The European Union is convinced that “a general normalization of relations between Kosovo and Serbia is absolutely possible,” said EU Special Representative for the Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue Miroslav Lajcak. “It is in their interest, in the interest of the whole region and, of course, in the interest of the EU,” Lajcak told the Belgrade daily Danas…

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Kosovo: Macron calls for commitment from new government to continue dialogue with Serbia

French President Emmanuel Macron sent a letter to the interim President of Kosovo Vjosa Osmani on the occasion of the 13th anniversary of Kosovo’s declaration of independence, emphasizing that the new government in Pristina must make a determined commitment to dialogue with Ljajmi. Macron stressed in his letter that the dialogue process should continue, based…