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Serbia

Yugoslavia's last king, Petar II Karadjordjevic, laid to rest in Serbia

Yugoslavia's last king - Petar II Karadjordjevic, who fled the Nazi occupation of his country just days after being proclaimed monarch at the age of 17 - was reburied with state honours in Serbia.

Monday, 27 May, 2013, 5:59am

Probe ordered after Serbian PM caught by 'Basic Instinct' prank on TV

"This will not go unpunished and the whole case will be fully investigated," Dacic's security adviser Ivica Toncev told Serbian state television RTS on Thursday. Neither Dacic nor his adviser were available to comment on the case.

 

2 Feb 2013 - 4:01am

Convictions of Croat generals overturned by UN court

The Yugoslav war crimes tribunal overturned the convictions of two Croat generals yesterday for murdering and illegally expelling Serb civilians in a 1995 military blitz, and both men returned home to a hero's welcome.

17 Nov 2012 - 2:22am

Clinton says Kosovo independence ‘not up for discussion’

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Wednesday said that Kosovo’s unilaterally declared independence, fiercely opposed by Serbia, was not debatable and urged their leaders to show “courage”.

1 Nov 2012 - 9:25am

England’s Caulker, Ince charged in Serbia

England under-21 players Steven Caulker and Thomas Ince have reportedly been charged by Serbian police for their role in an on-field brawl at the end of a match marred by racial abuse from the crowd.

1 Nov 2012 - 8:45am

Clinton to push Kosovo to step up EU, Nato integration

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will hold talks with Kosovo leaders on Wednesday to urge them to step up its efforts for EU and Nato integration in order to secure peace in the volatile Balkans region which she is touring.

Clinton was welcomed at Pristina airport on Tuesday by Kosovo President Atifete Jahjaga, ahead of the formal talks beginning early on Wednesday.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Briefs, October 4, 2012

Besieged Saakashvili refuses to resign

4 Oct 2012 - 4:43am

Briefs, September 21, 2012

Soldier unaware she's pregnant gives birth

21 Sep 2012 - 4:31am

Soccer Digest

Tiny Donji Srem in shock win over Partizan Belgrade

20 Aug 2012 - 2:40am

Party peace

Given that Belgrade was battered by bombs in the 1990s and bruised by inflation in recent years, you would hardly expect it to be saluted in 2010 as the world's party capital. But its vitality is on display 24 hours a day. It's a city of surprises.

23 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

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