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Ashton concerned over North Kosovo violence

09:45 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton stated Thursday that she is very concerned about violence in north Kosovo and the EU perspectives of Kosovo and Serbia.

Jeremic to visit Greece

09:48 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

The statement of the Serbian Foreign Ministry says that Jeremic will meet with Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs Stavros Dimas in Athens.

Djelic on working visit to France

09:49 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

Deputy Prime Minister for European Integration Bozidar Djelic will be on a two-day working visit to France on 1 and 2 December.

Novicki: If Serbs do not remove blocks, KFOR will

09:52 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

KFOR spokesman Uwe Nowitzki stated on Thursday that KFOR will remove roadblocks in northern Kosovo if Serbs fail to do so.

Pantic: Municipal presidents to confer on Friday

09:53 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Consultations between presidents of the municipalities in northern Kosovo-Metohija were postponed from Thursday to Friday, president of the municipality of Kosovska Mitrovica Krstimir Pantic told Tanjug.

Serbian Govt:Escalation of violence must be avoided

09:55 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Serbian government discussed the situation in Kosovo-Metohija at Thursday's session and concluded that efforts must be made to avoid any further escalation of violence and secure the survival of Serbs in the southern province.

Serbia regresses to 86th place on CPI

09:56 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs, Tanjug

Serbia has regressed on the Transparency International's Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) annual ranking and now takes 86th place, Transparency Serbia organization stated Thursday.

New round of negotiations in Brussels

10:03 | broj komentara 0 | Beta

The chief of the Serbian negotiating team, Borislav Stefanovic, stated ahead of the resumption of the talks that there is a chance for reaching an agreement on traffic at the administrative crossings, but that this primarily depends on the other side, which has so far presented

Serbian Gov't sets up office to assist negotiation team

11:31 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Serbian government has set up a special Office will provide professional and technical support to the negotiation team of Borko Stefanovic, in charge of the dialogue with Pristina, and be tasked with the realisation of the agreements reached so far.

Arsic: We must accept agreements from Brussels

11:33 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Head of Kosovo District Goran Arsic stated that the Serbs living south to the Ibar River will have to accept the implementation of agreements reached in Brussels if, as he put it, they want to secure more or less normal living and working conditions.

Bosch thanked Tadic on his support

11:35 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

After signing an deal to open a factory in Pecinci in northern Serbia, representatives of the German company pointed out Serbia is a good place to invest due to suitable infrastructure, availability of good workers and the possibility of cooperating with universities to train

Merkel: Serbia does not meet EU requirements

11:46 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

German Chancellor Angela Merkel stated on Friday that Serbia does not meet the conditions for obtaining the EU candidate status at the moment, and called on the Serbian government to shift its orientation.

Bosch to launch production in Serbia

11:50 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

German company Bosch will start construction of a factory for production of windscreen wipers in the municipality of Pecinci, northern Serbia, in 2012, which will employ 620 workers by 2019.

EBRD: EUR 500 million investments to Serbia

15:47 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

Director of the Belgrade Office of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) Hildegard Gacek stated on Thursday that projects whose implementation is aided by EBRD would bring Serbia over EUR 500 million worth of investments in 2011.

Ristic meets with KFOR representatives

12:55 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

A meeting between Zubin Potok Municipal President Slavisa Ristic and KFOR representatives kicked off in Zubin Potok on Friday morning about 10 a.m. tabling the situation in the village of Jagnjenica where KFOR put down a barricade four days ago, after which Serbs set up new

Jewish cemetery in Pristina desecrated

16:05 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Kosovo police has launched an investigation into the persons who sprayed Nazi symbols on dozens of headstones at a Jewish cemetery in Pristina.

EP: EU should accept EC recommendations

16:29 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

Members of the European Parliament (EP) fully support recommendations by the European Commission (EC) on next steps in approaching the Western Balkans to the EU, and urge all EU members states to do the same, reads the joint press statement by the EP working group for the Balkans.

Dinar slightly rises against euro

16:31 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

The Serbian dinar strengthened against the euro by RSD 0.10 or 0.1 percent on Friday to the official middle exchange rate RSD 103.8827 for one euro, the National Bank of Serbia (NBS) stated in a release.

Kacin hopes Merkel will change opinion

16:42 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

European parliament special rapporteur for Serbia Jelko Kacin said on Friday he hoped Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel would change her opinion that Serbia does not deserve EU candidate status at the moment.

Greece backs Serbia’s efforts to join EU

17:40 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs

 Minister of Foreign Affairs Vuk Jeremic expressed gratitude to Greece today in Athens for its support to Serbia on its path towards European integration.

KFOR fortifies position, Serbs stand watch

17:44 | broj komentara 0 | Tanjug

KFOR troops fortified their camp in Jagnjenica on Friday with large sacks filled with rocks and sand. Serbs are also standing watch Friday at the other barricades, while the two official administrative crossings in northern Kosovo - Jarinje and Brnjak - are closed, so the only

SPC: Peace should be preserved to avoid tragedy

17:49 | broj komentara 0 | Emg.rs, Tanjug

The Holy Synod of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) appealed on Friday to all participants in the developments related to the crisis in Kosovo to preserve peace and prevent the drama on the barricades from turning into a tragedy.SPC urges KFOR to give up on the violent


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