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October 28, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Salaries in the public sector and pensions above 25 000 dinars (about 200 euro) will be reduced in Serbia following the budget revision adopted by parliament late on Sunday. The […]

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Uefa hands zero points to Serbia, Albania after abandoned match

October 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Football’s governing body in Europe, Uefa, decided that neither team will receive any points following the abandoned Euro 2016 qualifying match ...

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Kosovo FM makes first-ever official visit to Serbia

October 24, 2014, by VOANews

Kosovo’s foreign minister, Enver Hoxhaj, has made what he calls a historic first-ever official visit to Serbia for European Union-sponsored talk ...

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IOC grants Kosovo provisional Olympic recognition

October 23, 2014, by VOANews

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has granted provisional recognition to Kosovo’s National Olympic Committee (NOC). The Executive Board of t ...

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    Nationalism gaining strength in Serbia, Albania
    October 21, 2014, by Deutsche Welle

    Aleksandar Sekulic’s workdays aren’t always this busy. The young human rights activist has been traveling across Serbia, visiting Albanian-owned shops and snack bars targeted by nationalistic attacks. At least a […]

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    World football officials: Albania-Serbia violence ‘inexcusable’
    October 15, 2014, by VOANews

    The head of European soccer’s governing body has strongly condemned the violence that erupted during Tuesday night’s Albania-Serbia qualifying match for the 2016 European Championship. UEFA president Michel Platini said, [&helli ...

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    Karadzic seeks acquittal on genocide at Hague tribunal
    October 2, 2014, by VOANews

    A lawyer representing former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic told the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia his client was not responsible for and unaware of the July 1995 […]

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    UN prosecutors seeking maximum penalty for Karadzic
    September 30, 2014, by VOANews

    The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia in the Hague has begun closing arguments in the trial of former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic. U.N. prosecutor Alan Tiegar argued […]

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    Why is Putin coming to Serbia, US ambassador asks
    September 18, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    “It is not certain yet whether Putin (Russian president Vladimir) will visit Belgrade, but if this happen, why is he coming?”, United States ambassador to Serbia Michael Kirby said, provoking […]