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· August, 2008

Stories about Serbia from August, 2008

Blogger of the Week: Siniša Boljanović

Siniša Boljanović had never blogged when he volunteered to report on Serbian blogs for Global Voices in 2007. He read an article about Global Voices in a Serbian online magazine...

Russia, Georgia: The Balkan Context

Georgia, Russia, Serbia: The Use (or Abuse) of Some Historical Facts?

Serbian bloggers follow closely the situation in the Caucasus region. Many of them compared and analyzed the Kosovo issue and the newest opportunities in South Ossetia. Some of them were...

Serbia: Belgrade's New Mayor; Monopoly

Russia, Georgia: Unilateral Recognition of Abkhazia's and South Ossetia's Independence

Russia has formally recognized the independence of Abkhazia and South Ossetia today. Below are some of the initial reactions from LiveJournal's Cyrillic sector.

Serbia: Belgraders Greet Milorad Cavic

The Balkans: Judge Alphonse Orie

Remembering a Childhood in Serbia

Serbia: Milorad Čavić's Silver Medal

Serbia: Solidarity for South Ossetia

Georgia: The Dangers of Saakashvili's Idealism

South Ossetia: Did Kosovo set a precedent?

When Kosovo unilaterally declared independence from Serbia in February this year, many feared that it would set a precedent for other secessionist regions in the world, particularly in the Caucasus....

Georgia: Similarities with 1995 Croatia

Balkans: No Progress for Minorities in EU-Integration

Balkans: “The banality of journalistic evil”

Croatia: Anniversary of Operation Storm

On the 4th of August 1995 the largest European land offensive since World War II started in Central Croatia, in the area of Krajina. Until then Croatian Serbs were the...

Serbia: Slatko Recipe

Bosnia & Herzegovina: Karadžić in The Hague

In spite of demonstrations in Belgrade against Radovan Karadžić's extradition to the ICTY in The Hague, he was transferred in the early hours of the 30th of July. The next...

Serbia: CNN Mistakes Budapest for Belgrade

Kosovo, Macedonia: Islam

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