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On the crossroads between Serbia and Kosovo

On the crossroads between Serbia and Kosovo

Serbia is seeking a family, Kosovo is looking for recognition, and Israel is precisely situated at the intersection between the two. Op-ed.Boaz Bismuth, 9/7/2020, 8:43 AM
Arab League: Serbia and Kosovo's move contrary to UN decisions

Arab League: Serbia and Kosovo's move contrary to UN decisions

Arab League Secretary-General condemns decision by Serbia and Kosovo to open embassies in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2020, 6:43 AM
PA: Serbia and Kosovo's move a 'blatant aggression against Palestinian people'

PA: Serbia and Kosovo's move a 'blatant aggression against Palestinian people'

PA “foreign ministry” calls on Kosovo and Serbia to backtrack on their decisions to open embassies in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2020, 5:36 AM
PA official: Palestine has become a victim of Trump's electoral ambitions

PA official: Palestine has become a victim of Trump's electoral ambitions

Senior PA official Saeb Erekat blasts Serbia's decision to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, blames Trump.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/4/2020, 10:53 PM
Kosovo to recognize Israel, Serbia to relocate embassy to Jerusalem

Kosovo to recognize Israel, Serbia to relocate embassy to Jerusalem

Move comes as part of agreement between Serbia and Kosovo that normalizes economic relations between the two countries.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/4/2020, 8:00 PM
Blue and white in Belgrade

Blue and white in Belgrade

In honor of Israel's Independence Day, the city of Belgrade decided to illuminate its main buildings in blue and white.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2020, 5:27 AM
Serbia to open diplomatic mission in Jerusalem

Serbia to open diplomatic mission in Jerusalem

Serbian President speaks at AIPAC Policy Conference, announces plans to opening a diplomatic mission and an economic office in Jerusalem.Nitsan Keidar, 3/2/2020, 12:20 AM
Serbian president flies yellow flag with Star of David to mark Holocaust Remembrance Day

Serbian president flies yellow flag with Star of David to mark Holocaust Remembrance Day

'Nazis tried to make this symbol of their attempt to destroy the Jews - not it is a symbol of honor,' says Serbian president.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/22/2020, 11:25 AM
Serbia to block construction on former concentration camps

Serbia to block construction on former concentration camps

Serbian Pres. promises to pass bill blocking construction at sites of former concentration camps, create Holocaust memorial center.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/3/2019, 7:46 AM
Preschool opens at former concentration camp in Serbia

Preschool opens at former concentration camp in Serbia

Preschool in Serbia opens at a building that once was part of a Nazi concentration camp. "Inappropriate, considering what took place there.”Sam Sokol, JTA, 8/14/2019, 8:24 PM
Serbian opposition leader apologizes to Jewish community

Serbian opposition leader apologizes to Jewish community

Serbian opposition leader apologizes after being accused of embracing supporters of a Nazi collaborator during World War II.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2019, 5:43 AM
Belgrade Jews accuse opposition head of embracing Nazi ally fans

Belgrade Jews accuse opposition head of embracing Nazi ally fans

Politician tells media opposition should unite across spectrum, 'totally irrelevant' if people 'keep at home picture of Ljotic or Tito.'AFP, 2/11/2019, 7:51 PM
Israel participates in Croatia military parade, angering Serbia

Israel participates in Croatia military parade, angering Serbia

Israeli Air Force planes fly in celebration of 1995 Croatian victory in battle against Serbia.JTA, 8/6/2018, 10:23 PM
Serbian, Hungarian leaders help dedicate restored synagogue

Serbian, Hungarian leaders help dedicate restored synagogue

Historic Serbian synagogue rededicated in multinational effort.JTA, 3/27/2018, 8:11 PM
Youths smash dozens of headstones in Serbian Jewish cemetery

Youths smash dozens of headstones in Serbian Jewish cemetery

Serbian youth jump fence, smash headstones, in Jewish cemetery.JTA, 12/23/2017, 6:31 PM
Hungary's wall effectively halted immigrants

Hungary's wall effectively halted immigrants

'Those attacking wall's construction take stand in favor of allowing large numbers of people to enter country with no control.'Nisan Tzur - Mordechai Sones, 9/18/2017, 7:52 PM
Yad Vashem, Serbian government sign historical agreement

Yad Vashem, Serbian government sign historical agreement

Serbian teachers studying in Yad Vashem receive full accreditation for participation in seminars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/31/2017, 8:46 PM
Serbian Holocaust survivors in 27 countries to receive new aid

Serbian Holocaust survivors in 27 countries to receive new aid

First country since 2009 Terezin Declaration to return heirless Jewish Holocaust-era propertyMordechai Sones, 4/4/2017, 9:28 PM
Late justice for Serbia's Jewish Holocaust victims

Late justice for Serbia's Jewish Holocaust victims

Serbia becomes first to return to remaining Jewish community the property that belonged to Jews murdered in the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/30/2016, 7:50 AM
Abbas Inaugurates 'Palestinian Embassy' in Serbia

Abbas Inaugurates 'Palestinian Embassy' in Serbia

PA chairman inaugurates a Palestinian embassy in Belgrade, in the presence of the Serbian President.Ben Ariel, 6/12/2015, 6:43 AM
Abbas's Arch Rival Given Serbian Citizenship

Abbas's Arch Rival Given Serbian Citizenship

Former Fatah strongman Mohammed Dahlan was granted citizenship in Serbia in 2013 but the decision went unnoticed.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/30/2015, 10:09 PM
PM Offers Israeli Help to Flood-Plagued Serbia

PM Offers Israeli Help to Flood-Plagued Serbia

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyah offered Israeli help to the government of Serbia, as the country suffers from major floods.Moshe Cohen, 5/18/2014, 5:54 PM
Ambassador's Wife Surprises With Fluent Hebrew

Ambassador's Wife Surprises With Fluent Hebrew

Newly-appointed Serbian ambassador Milutin Stanojevic's wife surprises President during swearing-in ceremony.Michael Freund, 2/4/2014, 5:48 PM
'We Have so Much to Learn from Israel'

'We Have so Much to Learn from Israel'

Prominent Serbian politician visits Israel for the first time; says the Jewish state shows how to 'fight for national dignity and freedom'.Michael Freund, 1/18/2014, 6:38 PM
Air Serbia Launches Maiden Trip to Israel

Air Serbia Launches Maiden Trip to Israel

In latest sign of burgeoning relations between the countries, Serbian airline launches direct flights to Tel Aviv.Michael Freund, 12/17/2013, 12:15 PM
Serbian Posters Blame Jews for NATO Bombing

Serbian Posters Blame Jews for NATO Bombing

Serbia says people behind posters will be arrested. Israeli embassy in Belgrade denounced the posters.Arutz Sheva, 3/30/2013, 11:41 PM
Serbia Death Camp to 'Multicultural' Development?

Serbia Death Camp to 'Multicultural' Development?

Jewish leaders are concerned that Serbia's largest WWII death camp may be transformed into a "multicultural" development.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/29/2012, 2:31 PM
Serbian Upset Elections Leave EU Uneasy

Serbian Upset Elections Leave EU Uneasy

In a Europe that does not need another crisis, they put the most optimistic possible spin on Tomislav Nicolic's victory.Amiel Ungar, 5/23/2012, 6:45 AM
Serbia To Begin Long Slog To EU Membership

Serbia To Begin Long Slog To EU Membership

Serbia gets the go ahead for candidacy but full fledged membership may wait till 2020.Amiel Ungar, 2/29/2012, 6:25 PM
Serbs Say We Paid Our Dues Make Us EU Candidates

Serbs Say We Paid Our Dues Make Us EU Candidates

Serbia's request for candidate membership will come up in yet another EU summit devoted to the debt crisis.Amiel Ungar, 12/8/2011, 9:03 PM
Russia Permitted to Establish Humanitarian Base

Russia Permitted to Establish Humanitarian Base

A new ingredient has been introduced by Serbia into the standoff on the border with Kosovo in the form of a Russian base.Aryeh ben Hayim, 10/18/2011, 8:00 PM
Serbia Plays Statesman

Serbia Plays Statesman

Serbia, looking for entry into the EU, resisted the temptation to respond to a show of force by Kosovo in the area held by the Serb minorityAryeh ben Hayim, 7/27/2011, 9:15 PM