Politics of the European Union

Ashton congratulates Vucic on election victory

BRUSSELS - EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton congratulated leader of the Serbian Progressive Party (SNS) Aleksandar Vucic on the victory and results that the party had achieved in the recent parliamentary elections in Serbia, and voiced hope that they would meet in Belgrade straight after the formation of a new government.

FM receives EU representative, Russian ambassador

FM receives EU representative, Russian ambassador

BELGRADE -- Foreign Minister Ivan Mrkić had separate meetings on Wednesday with EU Delegation chief Michael Davenport and Russian Ambassador Aleksandr Chepurin.

The two diplomats informed the Serbian minister "about the stands of Brussels and Moscow," the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.