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July 12, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The worst scenario of the BiH police regarding the visit of Serb prime minister Aleksandar Vucic to Srebrenica commemoration came true when a group of participants threw stones at him […]

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Russia blocks UN resolution recognising Srebrenica massacre as genocide

July 8, 2015, by VOANews

Russia has vetoed a draft U.N. resolution condemning the 1995 massacre at Srebrenica during the Bosnian war as an act of genocide. The U.N. Security C ...

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Amnesty International criticises Macedonia and Serbia over refugees

July 7, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Increasing numbers of refugees and migrants are travelling through the western Balkans to the European Union in search of safety and protection. But t ...

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Hungary’s anti-immigrant fence widely condemned

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 refugee ...


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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, Serbian media said on June 12. Orban said […]

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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 their position. Slovakia, Greece, Cyprus, Romania and Spain were […]

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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 […]