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Serbia won’t get EU talks date in 2012. Foreign ambassadors visit Guca trumpet festival. Serbian court rules detention for priest over killing.
Serbia will not get a date for the beginning of the EU accession talks by the end of the year.
‘It is beautiful here in Guca. Trumpeters remind me of mariachis. It is incredible how similar Mexicans and Serbs are in view of temperament, spirit and way in having fun’, the Ambassador of Mexico to Serbia Mercedes Ruiz Zapata says. She was yesterday in Guca together with ambassadors of the US, Australia and Denmark in Serbia.
Serbian Orthodox Church priest Branislav Peranovic who is suspected of killing a drug addict in his care is facing a lengthy prison sentence, from five to 15 years.
Balkan Insight has not verified the facts in the original press reports and cannot vouch for their accuracy.
In two high-profile war crimes trials currently ongoing in Pristina, a series of witnesses have retracted previous statements alleging abuse at Kosovo Liberation Army detention centres.