Belgrade celebrates its liberation in WWII

BELGRADE - A ceremony marking 70 years since the liberation of Belgrade in World War II was held at Centre Sava on Sunday evening, bringing together government officials and Belgrade Mayor Sinisa Mali.

The ceremony also gathered Jasmina Mitrovic Maric, on behalf of the Serbian president, WWII veterans from Serbia and allied countries, diplomatic corps and public figures.

Balkan States Face Crisis if Russia Halts Gas Flow

The three Balkan countries, which have few alternative sources for heating and industry, will be hard hit if Russia halts gas supplies to Europe, Brussels warns.

For Bosnia, Macedonia and Serbia "supplies from Russia are the dominant source of gas and the supply takes place solely through one transit route via Ukraine," the analysis notes.