300 migrants escape from Hungary refugee border camp: Police

Around 300 migrants escaped from a Hungarian refugee camp near the town of Roszke on the border with Serbia, Hungarian police said on Friday.

300 migrants escape from Hungary refugee border camp: Police

Around 300 migrants escaped from a Hungarian refugee camp near the town of Roszke on the border with Serbia, Hungarian police said on Friday.

Hungary slams `groundless` French criticism of border barrier

 Hungary on Sunday lashed out at French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius over his criticism of the country`s new anti-migrant border barrier, accusing him of "shocking and groundless" judgements.

Serbia, Macedonia call at Balkans summit for EU action on migrants

 Serbia and Macedonia`s foreign ministers called for EU action on Europe`s migrant crisis at a summit Thursday of leaders from the western Balkans, attended by Germany`s chancellor.

Serbian tennis king Novak Djokovic becomes UNICEF goodwill ambassador
Serbian tennis king Novak Djokovic becomes UNICEF goodwill ambassador

Reigning world tennis champion Novak Djokovic became a goodwill ambassador for the UN Fund for Children on Wednesday, joining a roster of athletes and celebrities to hold the post.

Serbia, Kosovo in 'landmark' agreements

Serbia and Kosovo have reached a "landmark" agreement in several key areas in a major step towards normalising ties after war and Pristina's unilateral declaration of independence, the EU said.

Record numbers cross Hungary border as refugee crisis escalates

 Record numbers of refugees are streaming into EU member Hungary from Serbia, posing a new headache for regional leaders at a summit this week set to be dominated by Europe`s worst migrant crisis since World War II.

Serbia down Croatia to win water polo world title
Serbia down Croatia to win water polo world title

Serbia eased past bitter rivals Croatia 11-4 to win the men`s world water polo title and regain the crown they last won in 2009.

Greece claimed bronze with a 11-9 win over Italy in the third-place play-off.

Croatia celebrates, Serbia mourns military operation 20 years on

Zagreb cheered and Belgrade wept on Tuesday as they marked the 20th anniversary of Operation Storm, which ended the war sparked by Croatia`s proclamation of independence from Yugoslavia and caused an exodus of Croatian Serbs.

 

Fears of humanitarian crisis in Serbia as refugees stream in

At the crack of dawn hundreds of refugees, most of them Syrians, stream into Serbia`s southern valley of Presevo after a perilous journey they hope will lead to a new life in the European Union.

Andy Murray looks for Queen`s boost, Serbia without Novak Djokovic in Davis Cup
Andy Murray looks for Queen`s boost, Serbia without Novak Djokovic in Davis Cup

Andy Murray will lead Great Britain against France at The Queen`s Club as Serbia travel to Argentina without Wimbledon champion Novak Djokavic in Davis Cup World Group quarter-final action starting on Friday.

Darko Saric, Balkan drug lord, gets 20 years for cocaine smuggling
Darko Saric, Balkan drug lord, gets 20 years for cocaine smuggling

Serbian drug lord Darko Saric, known as "the cocaine king of the Balkans", was sentenced on Monday to 20 years in prison for trafficking 5.7 tonnes of cocaine from South America to Europe.

Serbian leader says Srebrenica incident reminds of pre-war times

Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic said Sunday that an attack on the country`s prime minister at a ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre recalled similar incidents ahead of the 1990s Bosnia war.

Serbian PM flees Srebrenica as stones, insults fly
Serbian PM flees Srebrenica as stones, insults fly

Serbian premier Aleksandar Vucic was forced to flee a Srebrenica memorial on Saturday when an angry crowd hurled stones at him at the 20th anniversary commemoration of Europe's worst mass killing since World War II.

Serbian PM condemns `monstrous` Srebrenica crime

Serbia`s prime minister on Saturday condemned the "monstrous crime" of Srebrenica, ahead of attending a ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of the massacre committed by Bosnian Serb forces.

Coffins of 136 victims brought to Srebrenica memorial

Thousands turned out to pay respects Friday on the eve of the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre as 136 more coffins of identified victims were brought to a memorial centre to be buried the next day.

Argentina announces Davis Cup team

The captain of Argentina's Davis Cup team, Daniel Orsanic, has announced the players who will face Serbia in the quarterfinals of the tennis tournament.

Switzerland to extradite Bosnian Muslim war crimes suspect

Switzerland on Thursday authorised the extradition of former Bosnian Muslim commander Naser Oric to Bosnia rather than Serbia, which had issued the war crimes warrant for his arrest.

Hungary reverses move to suspend EU asylum rule amid criticism

Hungary on Wednesday reversed its decision to suspend a key EU rule on processing asylum claims, a day after its announcement caused concern in Brussels and elsewhere.

Denmark, Germany reach U21 Euro semi-finals
Denmark, Germany reach U21 Euro semi-finals

Denmark and Germany reached the semi-finals of the European Under-21 Championship in the Czech Republic after taking the top two spots in Group A on Tuesday.