All posts tagged Serbia

Photo: European Parliament
June 19, 2015, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Cécile Pouilly has joined voices condemning Hungary’s announced plan to build a fence to keep out refugees entering the country. Hungarian officials said […]

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Orban threatens to close border with Serbia

June 14, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban threatened that his government would close the border with Serbia in order to stop the flow of immigrants, Serb ...


On the chessboard of the powerful, is Serbia a pawn?

June 11, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

There are not many top politicians today who still know the names of the entire Russian ice hockey team that flew to Lake Placid, New York, as the fav ...

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Five EU members under pressure to recognise Kosovo

June 8, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Five European Union member states that have not recognised the 2008 unilateral declaration of Kosovo’s independence are under pressure to change the ...

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    Serbian leader wants to reduce Russian gas dependency
    June 6, 2015, by VOANews

    Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic tells VOA that his country is ready to accept U.S. calls to reduce dependency on Russian gas. During an interview at VOA in Washington Thursday, […]

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    Bulgaria and Serbia talk up expansion of economic co-operation
    June 1, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgaria’s economy minister and Serbia’s mining and energy minister have issued calls to boost economic co-operation between their countries. “Bulgaria and Serbia have always been fraternal peoples, but in recent […]

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    Nikolic: Serbia will not impose sanctions against Russia
    May 13, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Serbia will keep its neutral position and will not impose sanctions against the Russian Federation, Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic said on May 13 at a meeting with Valentina Matviyenko, Chairman of […]

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    Macedonia crisis: How the neighbours have reacted
    May 12, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    From Athens to Belgrade, Pristina and Sofia to Tirana, all of Macedonia’s neighbours have had something to say about the troubles in the former Yugoslav republic. The messages and their […]