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What’s the Deal With Novak Djokovic?
He’s a mysterious casualty of no one’s sure exactly what.
Serbia Gets Its First Female, and First Openly Gay, Premier
Ana Brnabic, whose nomination was hailed in the West as a landmark decision, has faced a wave of insults from critics, and dismay from gay activists.
Retrial Begins for 2 Serbs at U.N. War Crimes Tribunal
Jovica Stanisic and Franko Simatovic, former secret police chiefs, are accused of running covert operations during the 1990s war in Bosnia and Croatia.
French Court Refuses to Extradite Former Kosovo Leader
Ramush Haradinaj, who served as a rebel commander during the conflict with Serbia, had been arrested on a Serbian warrant.
Already Unwelcoming, Hungary Now Detains Asylum Seekers
New laws will keep migrants and refugees in vast camps surrounded by razor wire while their cases are decided. Even then, most will be rejected.
Serbia’s Prime Minister Projected to Win Presidency, Consolidating Control
Aleksandar Vucic appeared headed toward a first-round victory in Serbia’s presidential election, a result seen as removing the last check on his power.
Serbia Prepares to Elect a President Amid a Murky Media Landscape
Aleksandar Vucic, prime minister since 2014, is running for the top job, bolstered by a repressed media environment intended to tilt heavily in his favor.
After Trump Win, Anti-Soros Forces Are Emboldened in Eastern Europe
In Hungary, Macedonia and elsewhere, populist governments have intensified attacks on “foreign-funded” advocacy groups often associated with George Soros.
A Rising Serbian Tennis Star Gets His Footing in Florida
Moving abroad at 13 was difficult for Miomir Kecmanovic, but three and a half years later, he is the No. 1 junior player.
Russia Stirs Friction in Balkans, as NATO Keeps an Uneasy Peace
Russia is again stirring tensions in the volatile Balkans, at a moment when NATO and the European Union are distracted with other crises.
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