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Teodosic: I am proud

BELGRADE - Milos Teodosic, captain of the Serbia men's national basketball team, said Tuesday he was proud of their silver medal from the Rio Olympics, dedicating it to teammate Nemanja Bjelica, who missed the tournament due to injury.

Stefanovic, Scott discuss fight against terrorism

BELGRADE - Minister of Interior Nebojsa Stefanovic and US Ambassador Kyle Scott discussed in Belgrade on Tuesday ways to improve cooperation in the fight against organised crime and terrorism.

Serbian Olympians arrive home, given water cannon salute

BELGRADE - Serbia's medallists from the Rio Olympics arrived in Belgrade Tuesday to a water cannon salute at the Nikola Tesla Airport.

The men's national water polo and basketball teams, the women's volleyball and basketball teams and male kayakers Marko Tomicevic and Milenko Zoric arrived on a flight from Dubai that had been delayed for three hours due to technical problems.

Train Driver's Diary wins youth audience award in Sarajevo

SARAJEVO - Milos Radovic's film Train Driver's Diary has won the Youth Audience Award at the recent Sarajevo Film Festival.

The audience gave the film starring Lazar Ristovski a high 4.6 rating.

Bogdanovic: Dreams do come true, medal belongs to team

BELGRADE - Serbian female taekwondist Tijana Bogdanovic said Tuesday her Olympic silver medal in the women's 49 kg event was a result of efforts by the entire team, including former Olympic champion Milica Mandic.

Government: Serbia at EXPO in Kazakhstan in 2017

BELGRADE - Serbia will take part in the International Specialized Exhibition EXPO 2017 - Astana, which will be held from June to September 2017 in Kazakhstan, the Serbian government decided at a meeting on Tuesday.

Vucic, Pupovac: Remove burden, ease tension in communication

BELGRADE - Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic and Milorad Pupovac, president of Croatia's Serb National Council, said Tuesday there was a need to ease tensions and remove a burden on communication between Belgrade and Zagreb.

Merkel: Important tasks ahead for Vucic

BELGRADE - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has congratulated Aleksandar Vucic on his election as Serbian prime minister, affirming the German government's future support for Serbia and noting that important tasks - continuation of reforms, regional reconciliation and normalisation of relations with Kosovo - were ahead for him.