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Vučić: Another tough day, especially in terms of the number of dead

As he said, Serbia is trying to maintain its health system.
He pointed out that a large number of young doctors have turned in to work in new hospitals and help combating coronavirus.
"I hope that we will always be able to say that our doctors and medical staff worked extremely better than others on the continent, and you can see that," Vucic said.

Coronavirus wreaks havoc: The largest number of people have died so far

Until the last bulletin, 18.592 people were tested.
According to the latest data, there are 7.011 people in hospitals, and 245 patients on respirators.
163.035 cases have been registered in Serbia since the outbreak of the epidemic.
1.484 people died as a result of the virus.
A total of 1.744.981 people have been tested since the outbreak of the epidemic.

"The whole of Serbia is one big hospital" VIDEO

"66 health workers were hospitalized," Kon added, pointing out that 31 percent of those infected come from Belgrade.
Kon said that most patients were accommodated in the Stark Arena, as many as 480 people, while KBC Zvezdara was in second place with 404 patients.

Another black day for Serbia: 57 people died, more than 7.500 newly infected

There are 6.901 patients on hospital treatment, with 245 people on respirators.
Until the last daily bulletin, 22.404 people were tested.
A total of 155.990 cases of coronavirus have been registered in Serbia since the beginning of the epidemic.
A total of 1.423 people died.

It will be chaotic again; Brnabić announced: Until noon, numbers worse than yesterday

Serbia is under growing pressure day by day, and even today the number of infected, according to the data collected at noon, is higher than yesterday. Also, the number of deaths from coronavirus today will be higher than yesterday, Ana Brnabi said.
This means that the number of newly infected will be around 8.000.

Serbia Appoints French Activist to Head Diaspora Office

The Serbian government has appointed a French national, Arnaud Gouillon, head of the organisation Solidarité Kosovo - known for his far-right views and humanitarian activities among Kosovo's Serbian minority - to head its Office for Cooperation with the Diaspora and Serbs in the Region.

In Montenegro, Death of Outspoken Bishop has Political Ramifications

It also presents the Church's Belgrade leadership with an opportunity to elect a successor more in sync with Serbian state policy under President Aleksandar Vucic, analysts say.

Metropolitan Amfilohije Radovic died on October 30 of complications from COVID-19. He was 82 years old.

Mercator group’s net loss at EUR 69m in first nine months

Ljubljana – The retail group Mercator saw its sales revenue rise by 2.1% to EUR 1.6 billion in the first nine months compared to the same period last year, but the group operated with a net loss, which climbed to EUR 69m, shows a report released on Thursday.

Serbian government has adopted a new measure

At today's session, the proposal of the Crisis Staff in combating COVID-19 was confirmed, that students of all high schools, as well as older elementary school students, from the fifth to the eighth grade, will continue to attend online classes starting from Monday, November 30.

EU Envoy Criticises Kosovo for Blocking Serbian President’s Visit

Kosovo Prime Minister Avdullah Hoti on Thursday promised to respond to a letter from the EU Special Envoy to Kosovo-Serbia dialogue, Miroslav Lajcak, criticising his government's decision not to allow Serbia's President, Aleksandar Vucic, to visit Kosovo.

Serbia in the hell of coronavirus: New black record, more than 7.500 newly infected

21.569 people were tested.
There are 6.722 people in hospitals, and currently 243 patients are on respirators.
A total of 148.210 cases of coronavirus have been registered in Serbia since the outbreak of the epidemic. 1.703.985 people were tested.
A total of 1.366 people died.
The President of Serbia also announced that the worst day so far awaits Serbia.

Vucic with Riester; "For the subway at least 4.4 billion"

On this occasion, an Agreement was signed between the two governments on cooperation in the field of implementation of priority projects in Serbia. After that, press statements are planned.
The meeting, as previously announced, is scheduled for 11 am, in the building of the General Secretariat of the President of the Republic, Media Relations Office of the President announced.

Vučić with Ambassador Constantinos Eliades: Cyprus is a sincere friend

Vui thanked him for his diplomatic work and his contribution to strengthening the relations between the two countries, stating that Cyprus is a sincere friend of Serbia.
Vui reminded that during the mandate of Ambassador Eliadis, President of Cyprus Nikos Anastasiades visited our country and that a session of the High Council for Cooperation between Serbia and Cyprus was held.