updated Thu. February 9, 2023
April 5, 2018
This proposal, made by the youth wing of Milošević's Socialist party (now back in government in Belgrade), tells us much about the state of politics in Serbia and the wider Balkans. To the west, Milošević – who died in 2006 while on trial for crimes against humanity at The Hague – was a war criminal;ÃâÃÂ ...
March 18, 2018
Đorgović je objavio sledeća dela: Milovan Đilas, vernik i jeretik, Beograd 1989; East of West, West of East / Reports from the storm of Serbian politics, Beograd 2007; Srpski valcer, Beograd, 2010; Uspon i pad Titove Jugoslavije i Rankovića na Brionima – politički putopis u trideset dramatskih slika, BeogradÃâÃÂ ...
March 12, 2018
There are plenty of traitors left in Serbian politics. Maybe this should be a reminder to them that treason is usually punishable by death. If an ordinary Jo betrays his country he is usually dealt with very harshly but when a politician does it he just made a mistake and the worst he can expect is not to beÃâÃÂ ...
March 10, 2018
He is linked to the change in politics in Serbia since the late 1980s, especially from the famous speech at Gazimestan, and the 8th session of the CK SK of Serbia. He was connected with the murder of Ivan Stambolic and the four murders on the Ibar Highway, but also with direct or indirect influence on theÃâÃÂ ...
August 14, 2017
To begin with, Vucic talks from a position of (absolute) domination in Serbian politics and media, which he - directly or through his associates - doesn't hesitate to use in attacking his political opponents and other dissenting voices in Serbian society. Subscribe to Balkan Insight Premium to read the full articleÃâÃÂ ...
Balkan Insight (blog)
May 2, 2017
I only became aware of inequality and class division once I moved to a country which is almost synonymous with them: the UK. At both university and work, my British friends frequently dissected levels of “posh-ness” in themselves and others, assessing how appropriate it was to play rugby or vote Conservative, given theirÃâÃÂ ...
The Week UK
April 7, 2017
What if people vote to end democracy? Could you love a robot? Who won the war on Easter? whatsapp ÃâÃÂ· facebook ÃâÃÂ· twitter ÃâÃÂ· google+ ÃâÃÂ· linkedin ÃâÃÂ· email. Twitter. Olly Mann joins The Week's Jamie Timson, Anna Dubuis and Ashley Wassall to delve behind the headlines and debate what matters from the pastÃâÃÂ ...
April 3, 2017
Political analysts said Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic's presidential election victory gives him almost unassailable power and means the opposition must change its strategy. Maja Zivanovic. BIRN. Belgrade. Aleksandar Vucic celebrating at the Progressive Party HQ. Photo: Beta/Darko Vojinovic.
October 12, 2016
United Civic Front 'Won't Change Serbian Politics'. The decision of several civic movements, including 'Let's Not Drown Belgrade', to form a joint front in politics is unlikely to make a major difference to Serbian politics, experts believe. Milivoje Pantovic. BIRN. BelgradeÃâÃÂ ...
April 11, 2016
The next Serbian government will remain committed to its seemingly contradictory goals of joining the European Union and maintaining good ties with Russia. Belgrade will continue to introduce institutional and economic reforms to qualify for EU accession and to attract foreign investment, at least underÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
Woman and lesbian, new Prime Minister of Serbia, Ana Brnabic, has uprooted taboos in one of the most conservative and homophobic countries in Europe.42 years old, declared homosexual, she was just sworn in by the new president of the country, Aleksandar Vucic. “It is a great honor for me, but, at theÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
This aura of the winning party is very much present in Serbian politics, and many vote for the expected winners for no other apparent reason than their perceived invincibility. This has a twofold effect – motivating the voters of the winning party and demotivating others. That is why, since it came to power, theÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
For Bogoljub Karić, Dana Holding – BK's Chairman of the Board, the positive work being undertaken by the business represents the culmination of a long personal and professional journey that has taken him from a small city in former Yugoslavia to the upper echelons of Serbian politics. New beginnings
news and opinion