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"Life was better then" - Serbs commemorate death of Marshal Tito

Serbs are celebrating the 36th anniversary of the death of Marshal Tito, the Communist leader of the former Yugoslavia, whose death sparked the

Serbs are celebrating the 36th anniversary of the death of Marshal Tito, the Communist leader of the former Yugoslavia, whose death sparked the

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Serbia's pro-EU PM claims 'resounding' election victory

Serbia election is endorsement of pro-EU policy Poll sees return of ultra nationalists Serbia faces future of austerity Serbia’s pro-western

Serbia election is endorsement of pro-EU policy Poll sees return of ultra nationalists Serbia faces future of austerity Serbia’s pro-western

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Serbians head to the polls in test of EU membership popularity

Serbians head to the polls on Sunday in snap elections that are being seen as a test of whether the country will move closer to the EU or Russia

Serbians head to the polls on Sunday in snap elections that are being seen as a test of whether the country will move closer to the EU or Russia

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Serbia set for early election in April

Serbia is set for an early parliamentary election on April 24 after the government said it needed a stronger mandate to push through economic reforms

Serbia is set for an early parliamentary election on April 24 after the government said it needed a stronger mandate to push through economic reforms

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Serbia PM calls snap elections

Serbian Prime Minister Aleksander Vucic has called a snap election in a move to consolidate his leadership. No date had been set but March looks

Serbian Prime Minister Aleksander Vucic has called a snap election in a move to consolidate his leadership. No date had been set but March looks

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Serbian police arrest 80 in anti-corruption drive

Stepping up an anti-corruption drive, Serbian police have arrested 80 people, including a former minister. The ex head of the anti-corruption agency

Stepping up an anti-corruption drive, Serbian police have arrested 80 people, including a former minister. The ex head of the anti-corruption agency

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Serbia takes first steps on the long road to EU membership

Serbia is at the beginning of its journey to become a member of the European Union. On Monday, Prime MInister Aleksandar Vucic and representatives of

Serbia is at the beginning of its journey to become a member of the European Union. On Monday, Prime MInister Aleksandar Vucic and representatives of

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Liberland: utopian tax-free micronation or state of mind?

Tucked away on the banks of the Danube is the tiny, would-be country of Liberland. The former Czech politician who declared himself its founder and

Tucked away on the banks of the Danube is the tiny, would-be country of Liberland. The former Czech politician who declared himself its founder and

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EU membership remains Serbia's priority, says PM Aleksandar Vucic

Though the past is difficult to forget at times, Serbia has its sights on the future. In this edition of The Global Conversation Isabelle Kumar meets Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic to talk Kosovo, EU membership and press freedom.

Though the past is difficult to forget at times, Serbia has its sights on the future. In this edition of The Global Conversation Isabelle Kumar meets Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic to talk Kosovo, EU membership and press freedom.

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Former Fatah strongman is granted Serbian citizenship

Serbia has officially revealed it has granted citizenship to a key political rival of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. Mohammad Dahlan, whom

Serbia has officially revealed it has granted citizenship to a key political rival of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. Mohammad Dahlan, whom

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Albania and Serbia leaders clash over Kosovo comments

What was supposed to be a historic meeting between the Albanian and Serbian leaders in Belgrade will perhaps be remembered for the wrong

What was supposed to be a historic meeting between the Albanian and Serbian leaders in Belgrade will perhaps be remembered for the wrong

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Ashton backs Serbia's new PM in his bid to accelerate EU membership

The EU’s chief diplomat Catherine Ashton has offered full support to Serbia’s newly elected prime minister with his ambitious programme of economic

The EU’s chief diplomat Catherine Ashton has offered full support to Serbia’s newly elected prime minister with his ambitious programme of economic

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Serbia's centre-right set for landslide

The leader of Serbia’s ruling centre-right Progressive party (SNS) has claimed victory after 70 percent of votes are counted. Aleksandar Vucic – a

The leader of Serbia’s ruling centre-right Progressive party (SNS) has claimed victory after 70 percent of votes are counted. Aleksandar Vucic – a

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Serbia goes to the polls in snap parliamentary elections

Poacher turned gamekeeper – Alexsander Vucic has cast his vote in Serbia’s snap parliamentary elections. Polls suggest the one time ultra-nationalist

Poacher turned gamekeeper – Alexsander Vucic has cast his vote in Serbia’s snap parliamentary elections. Polls suggest the one time ultra-nationalist

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Serbia set for March elections after parliament dissolved

Serbia’s President Tomislav Nikolic has dissolved parliament and called elections for March 16. The dominant centre-right SNS party said it needed a

Serbia’s President Tomislav Nikolic has dissolved parliament and called elections for March 16. The dominant centre-right SNS party said it needed a

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Kosovo plans partial re-run of local vote

Kosovo authorities say they will re-run local elections in the Serb-dominated town of Mitrovica, which were marred by violence at the weekend. It

Kosovo authorities say they will re-run local elections in the Serb-dominated town of Mitrovica, which were marred by violence at the weekend. It

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Back in the day : beginning of World War I

July 23, 1914. Austria-Hungary issues an ultimatum to Serbia. Serbia is asked to autorise Austria to conduct an investigation to determine the

July 23, 1914. Austria-Hungary issues an ultimatum to Serbia. Serbia is asked to autorise Austria to conduct an investigation to determine the

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More fear than hope in north Kosovo?

By granting greater autonomy to Serbian municipalities in northern Kosovo, the EU-brokered accord between Belgrade and Pristina sets a precedent in

By granting greater autonomy to Serbian municipalities in northern Kosovo, the EU-brokered accord between Belgrade and Pristina sets a precedent in

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Serbian President kneels for forgiveness over Srebrenica massacre

‘On bended knee’, Serbian president Tomislav Nikolic has apologised for the Srebrenica massacre committed by Serbian forces in 1995. The admission

‘On bended knee’, Serbian president Tomislav Nikolic has apologised for the Srebrenica massacre committed by Serbian forces in 1995. The admission

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Serbia, Kosovo agree tentative deal on improving ties

Serbia and Kosovo have agreed a tentative deal to normalise relations. A Serbian diplomat told euronews that the accord does not amount to Belgrade

Serbia and Kosovo have agreed a tentative deal to normalise relations. A Serbian diplomat told euronews that the accord does not amount to Belgrade

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Belgrade faces tough choices to realise EU membership goal

Serbia’s government is left facing difficult decisions after the collapse of talks with neighbouring Kosovo. The country does not recognise

Serbia’s government is left facing difficult decisions after the collapse of talks with neighbouring Kosovo. The country does not recognise

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Serbia, Kosovo leaders aim to normalise ties at Brussels talks

Leaders from Serbia and Kosovo are meeting in Brussels for talks aimed at normalising relations between the two nations. Belgrade wants to open

Leaders from Serbia and Kosovo are meeting in Brussels for talks aimed at normalising relations between the two nations. Belgrade wants to open

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Kosovo talks promise little willingness to move

The city of Mitrovica symbolises divisions between Kosovo’s Serbs and ethnic Albanians. On the eve of returning to negotiations under European Union

The city of Mitrovica symbolises divisions between Kosovo’s Serbs and ethnic Albanians. On the eve of returning to negotiations under European Union

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Serbs mourn their first democratic prime minister Zoran Djindjic

Serbs are commemorating the murder 10 years ago of the country’s first democratically-elected president, Zoran Djindjic, who was gunned down by a

Serbs are commemorating the murder 10 years ago of the country’s first democratically-elected president, Zoran Djindjic, who was gunned down by a

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Serbia ready for 'major concession' over north Kosovo

Serbia has hinted that it is ready to loosen its grip on a minority Serb region of neighbouring Kosovo. It could be a significant move in its drive

Serbia has hinted that it is ready to loosen its grip on a minority Serb region of neighbouring Kosovo. It could be a significant move in its drive