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Brnabic: Anti-Serb pogrom in Kosovo-Metohija began 19 years ago

BELGRADE - The March 2004 pogrom against Serbs and other non-Albanians in Kosovo-Metohija began on this day 19 years ago, Serbian PM Ana Brnabic wrote in a post on her Instagram profile on Friday.

Brnabic noted that "over 4,000 Serbs were driven out of their homes and eight were killed, and 35 churches and monasteries, including many under UNESCO protection, were destroyed."

Stojkovic announces squad for Lithuania, Montenegro games

BELGRADE - The head coach of the Serbia men's national football team Dragan Stojkovic on Friday announced a 26-man squad for the upcoming EURO 2024 qualifiers against Lithuania and Montenegro.

Serbia will face Lithuania in Belgrade on March 24 and Montenegro in Podgorica on March 27.

The squad list is as follows:

Vucic: Serbia's banking system stable, FX reserves at record high

BELGRADE - Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said on Thursday evening that Serbia's banking system was stable and that the country's FX reserves were at a record high.

In a public address, Vucic said there was no place "for any kind of fear over the collapse of some international banks."

Today marks 19th anniversary of anti-Serb pogrom in Kosovo-Metohija

BELGRADE - Kosovo-Metohija Serbs were targeted by a pogrom 19 years ago, on March 17-19, 2004.

It was the second large pogrom Serbs in the province suffered at the hands of ethnic Albanians after the end of the 1999 NATO aggression on Serbia, then part of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.

High-level Belgrade-Pristina meeting to take place in Ohrid Saturday

BRUSSELS - Saturday's high-level meeting of the Belgrade-Pristina dialogue, to be held in Ohrid, North Macedonia, will begin at 10 am, the EU press service has announced.

In a statement, it said the meeting would be convened by EU foreign policy and security chief Josep Borrell.