02.09.2006 Serbia | Top Stories
South of Serbia and Kosovo Economic team chief said there is interest for JAT to resume its flights to and from Priština.
Nenad Popović told journalists in Gračanica that JAT’s operations from the Priština airport would be “in the best interest of both the Albanian and the Serbian side”, and that he has presented this initiative in his talks with the representatives of the international community.
In his words, Serbian airliner’s losses related to the canceling of the Priština flights amount to 30 million dollars a year.
Popović said the Albanian tour operators that used to work with JAT wish to continue the cooperation, satisfied with the level of service and the prices.
02.09.2006 Politics | Serbia | Top Stories
SPS will not vote to elect Vuk Drašković Serbia’s foreign minister, according to a report in Večernje Novosti.
“This is the party’s High council firm decision. If the candidate for the post came from the ruling coalition or the Democratic Party, we would support that choice”, high party official Ivica Dačić said.
Asked whether his party considered continuing its engagement in a political cooperation with Koštunica’s party (DSS) after the next elections, Dačić emphasized that the Socialists’ favored coalition would include “DSS and the Radicals”.
Source: B 92
02.09.2006 Top Stories
Serbian President and the Republic of Srpska Prime Minister discussed the Hague Tribunal, Kosovo and economy.
The statement after the meeting reads that Boris Tadić and Milorad Dodik have agreed all those guilty of war crimes should stand trial before the Hague Tribunal, and that the cooperation on the issue was very good.
President Tadić said the state Kosovo negotiating team has conducted talks under very difficult circumstances, while Dodik said the RS wished to contribute to the solution of the Kosovo problem. “We in the RS believe that Kosovo should remain a part of Serbia. A solution leading to Kosovo’s independence could lead to strong movements expressing dissatisfaction in the RS”, Dodik said.