profile 22 Nov 12

Aleksandar Vulin, Communist Believer In Black

A former ally of Milosevic’s wife whose great loves are comic books, communism and Russia, he believes he is doing Serbia’s ‘most honourable work’ in defending its interests in Kosovo.

Gordana Andric
BIRN
Belgrade

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