Serbia

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Fears Kosovo-Serbia number plate row could spark violence
Tensions rise over plans to fine ethnic Serbs in Kosovo who refuse to surrender Belgrade-issued plates

Jon Henley Europe correspondent

22, Nov, 2022 @12:08 PM

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Anti-western sentiment in Serbia is not rooted in support for Putin | Letter
Letter: Serbians remember their suffering under international sanctions and resent western support for Kosovo’s independence, writes Aleks Eror

Letters

06, Nov, 2022 @6:19 PM

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Serbia must choose between EU and Russia, says Germany
Country’s military placed on high alert because of mounting tensions in Kosovo

Jon Henley Europe correspondent

01, Nov, 2022 @3:53 PM

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Putin is banking on his friends in the Balkans to help sustain his bloody war in Ukraine | Michael Colborne
United in a sense of victimhood, Russia has an ally in far-right Serbian groups. The west underestimates them at its peril, says Michael Colborne a journalist and researcher at Bellingcat

Michael Colborne

15, Sep, 2022 @2:56 PM

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‘It’s a win for us’: Serbia’s cancelled EuroPride exposes ongoing LGBTQ+ struggle
Organisers defiant after police ban on Saturday’s parade, which followed anti-pride protests in Belgrade

Aleks Eror

14, Sep, 2022 @3:52 PM

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‘Everyone loved each other’: the rise of Yugonostalgia
While many citizens of the former Yugoslavia miss the lower prices and global recognition, others warn against over-romanticising the Tito era

Jessica Bateman

25, Aug, 2022 @4:00 AM

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Russian foreign minister cancels Serbia visit after neighbours close airspace
Russian foreign ministry blames west after Sergei Lavrov's visit to ally Belgrade is scrapped

Staff and agencies

06, Jun, 2022 @3:31 AM

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Ivica Osim obituary
Bosnian footballer and coach who won 16 caps playing for Yugoslavia and went on to manage Japan’s national team

Brian Glanville

04, May, 2022 @4:02 PM

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Ljubica Erickson obituary
Other lives: Social worker and indispensable help to her husband in his academic work on the Soviet military archives

Sara Bragg

21, Apr, 2022 @2:57 PM

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Serbia ‘sliding towards autocracy’ as president secures second term
Amid claims of dirty tricks, Aleksandar Vučić has held on to the presidency, but activists are saying he is silencing opponents

Phoebe Greenwood in Belgrade

21, Apr, 2022 @5:45 AM

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Ukraine matters, but so did Bosnia 30 years ago. Where was the outcry then? | Ed Vulliamy
Echoes of conflict are loud in Sarajevo on this poignant anniversary, yet there is one key difference

Ed Vulliamy

03, Apr, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Russians using Serbian loophole to avoid EU flights ban
Air Serbia has doubled flights between Moscow and Belgrade as country’s planes can cross EU airspace

Rupert Neate and Gwyn Topham

11, Mar, 2022 @4:53 PM

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