Victory Day

Nikolic: Putin to visit Belgrade on October 20

BELGRADE - Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic has announced that Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Belgrade on October 20.

“Putin will come to Belgrade to celebrate with us the day when Belgrade was liberated (in 1944),” Nikolic said for Radio Television of Serbia (RTS), adding that the Russian president would visit Serbia at his invitation.

Serbia to mark Victory Day

BELGRADE - The marking of the Day of victory over Nazism in World War II started late Thursday with a ceremonial artillery salute fired from the Sava terrace of the Belgrade Fortress, the Serbian government said in a statement.