Darko Saric

Controversial S. African businessman "had contact in Serbia"

In a report from the trial of Nafiz Modack, who is accused of racketeering and "shady dealings" around the security business in Cape Town's nightclubs, the South African website News24 said that one of the witnesses, a policeman, said there were "several recorded conversations Modack had, including with someone in Serbia."

Blast Kills Two in Montenegrin Resort Kotor

Kotor's mayor, Aleksandar Stjepcevic, urged the authorities to stop the violence in the Adriatic resort "as soon as possible" after a bomb blast killed two alleged members of drug gangs on Monday.

Goran Biskupovic, 28, an alleged member of the Skaljari gang, was killed when the bomb planted near his home in Muo neighborhood exploded. The blast also killed Milos Bosnjak, 25.

Serbia's Ex-President Denies Blackmailing Dacic

Serbia's former president, Boris Tadic, has told BIRN that reports that he and his former associates were behind the publication of the video of Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic meeting a drugs gangster were an "insinuation"."If someone accuses me directly of the publication of videos, I will press charges against him immediately," he said.On Tuesday, however, Dacic publicly accused Tadic of being

Serbian FM 'Caught on Video with Drug Lord'

The journalists' network for investigating crime and corruption, KRIK, released videos on Monday which they said showed Dacic meeting Radulovic while the politician was Minister of Interior.

Radulovic, also known as Misa Banana, was given a 12-and-a-half-year sentence in absentia for smuggling 5.7 tons of cocaine and is still on the run.

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