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TRAGEDY: Hatred of a Young Croat Made to Families to Mourn A Teenager Murdered his Sister’s Boyfriend just Because he was a Serb
Mirko Marković (23) was killed in Germany by Dominik (17), Brother of Daniela S. (18), his girlfriend he was planning to marry. The murder happened before Daniela’s prom, where Marko was to be her date.
Top-seed Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark easily advanced to the second round of the Istanbul Cup, defeating Belinda Bencic of Switzerland 6-0, 6-0 on July 15.
Wozniacki allowed no hope for the 17-year-old, dubbed as the leading player in her age group, and finished with a âdouble bagel,â giving away no games.
Six young Serbian mathematicians win six medals
BELGRADE -- A team of six Serbian high school students that took part in the 55th International Mathematical Olympiad in Cape Town has returned home with six medals.
The Serbian youths competed with 560 of their peers from 101 countries from around the world, winning one gold, three silver, and two bronze medals.
SARAJEVO - The prosecutor of the Special Department for War Crimes of the Bosnia-Herzegovina Prosecutor's Office has raised an indictment against four former members of the Croatian Defence Council suspected of rape, torture and sexual abuse of Serb women in the area of Odzak, northern part of the Bosniak and Croatian entity of Bosnia-Herzegovina, during the war in the former Yugoslavia, in the
Merkel stressed that the countries of South-eastern Europe, SEE, have an ally in Germany as they continue on their path to membership of the European Union.
The Chancellor, widely seen as Europe’s most powerful leader, was attending the Brdo-Brijuni summit, which gathers political leaders from all the states of former Yugoslavia plus Albania.
Croatia’s parliament has adopted a Law on Life Partnership, giving same-sex unions most of the same rights that married couples enjoy. The Law was passed on Tuesday with 89 votes for and 16 against.
President meets with Albanian counterpart during summit
DUBROVNIK -- Serbian President Tomislav Nikolić met on Tuesday with his Albanian counterpart Bujar Nishani while attending a regional gathering in Dubrovnik, Croatia.
Nikolić congratulated Nishani on Albania's recently acquired status of EU membership candidate.
President addresses regional gathering
Cavtat -- Serbia will protect its friendships "in east, west, north and south" as the only policy to benefit the people of Serbia and the region, says Tomislav Nikolić.
He was addressing a gathering in Cavtat, Croatia, when he stressed that Serbia encouraged cooperation.