South Ossetia war

Romania does not recognize presidential elections in Abkhazia

Romania does not recognize the so-called presidential elections held on August 24 in Georgia's breakaway region of Abkhazia, considering "the elections" illegal and politically irrelevant from the political and legal point of view, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MAE) informs in a release sent to AGERPRES on Sunday evening.

"Serbia is bridge between Russia and EU"

"Serbia is bridge between Russia and EU"

BELGRADE -- Special adviser to the Serbia government Franco Frattini considers Serbia's role as a bridge between the EU and Moscow to be "very important."

This former Italian foreign minister and former EU commissioner believes that such a role can help ease tensions related to the Ukrainian crisis.