Serbia http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/19821/all en War crimes fugitive Ratko Mladic arrested in Serbia (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110526/ratko-mladic-arrested-serbia-bosnia-war-crimes-video <p> Mladic, a former Bosnian general accused of orchestrating the Srebrenica massacre, had been on the run for a decade.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110526/ratko-mladic-arrested-serbia-bosnia-war-crimes-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Serbia Diplomacy War Europe Thu, 26 May 2011 13:33:00 +0000 News Desk 5647495 at http://www.globalpost.com Serbs in shock over Ratko Mladic's arrest http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110526/ratko-mladic-arrest-serbian-reaction <p> BELGRADE &mdash; The reaction to Mladic&#39;s arrest shows that many Serbs hang on to old grievances.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110526/ratko-mladic-arrest-serbian-reaction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Serbia Conflict Zones War Europe Thu, 26 May 2011 21:02:00 +0000 Sasa Milosevic 5647592 at http://www.globalpost.com EU leaders euphoric over Mladic arrest http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110526/serbia-ratko-mladic-arrest-eu-membership <p> BRUSSELS &mdash; Official after European Union official rushed before cameras to offer Serbia congratulations.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110526/serbia-ratko-mladic-arrest-eu-membership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BeNeLux Bosnia Serbia World Leaders Diplomacy War Europe Fri, 27 May 2011 01:40:38 +0000 Teri Schultz 5647659 at http://www.globalpost.com Thousands of Serbian nationalists protest arrest of Mladic (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110529/thousands-protest-arrest-ratko-mladic-serbia-video <p> In Mladic&#39;s Bosnian hometown of Kalinovik, thousands of of protesters waved posters of Mladic and accused Serbian President Boris Tadic, who ordered Mladic&#39;s arrest, of treason.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110529/thousands-protest-arrest-ratko-mladic-serbia-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Serbia The Hague United Nations Europe Politics Mon, 30 May 2011 01:08:18 +0000 News Desk 5648128 at http://www.globalpost.com Ratko Mladic appears at war crimes tribunal (UPDATES) (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110603/ratko-mladic-war-crimes-tribunal-video <p> Mladic appeared before judges at the United Nations war crimes tribunal on charges he masterminded the massacre of 8,000 Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica in 1995 and for his connection to the 43-month siege of Sarajevo from 1992 to 1995.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110603/ratko-mladic-war-crimes-tribunal-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Ratko Mladic Serbia Europe Fri, 03 Jun 2011 06:47:00 +0000 News Desk 5648972 at http://www.globalpost.com Party on in Belgrade http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/culture-lifestyle/traveltourism/110623/belgrade-serbia-travel-hedonism <p> BELGRADE &mdash; Serbia is promoting its capital as party central.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/culture-lifestyle/traveltourism/110623/belgrade-serbia-travel-hedonism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Former Yugoslavia Serbia Travel/Tourism Europe Sun, 26 Jun 2011 12:04:30 +0000 Paul Ames 5653237 at http://www.globalpost.com How young Serbs learn to hate http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110701/serbia-ultra-nationalist-youth <p> BELGRADE &mdash; Young men holding stones and spreading the stink of cheap liquor periodically take over the streets of this capital city.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110701/serbia-ultra-nationalist-youth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Former Yugoslavia Serbia Europe Politics Sun, 10 Jul 2011 12:16:00 +0000 Sasa Milosevic 5666722 at http://www.globalpost.com Serbian mufti taps into ethnic tension with Belgrade http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110824/serbia-sandzak-mufti-muamer-zukorlic <p> SANDZAK, Serbia &mdash; The rising tensions between ethnic communities in the Balkans have accompanied Serbia&rsquo;s bid for EU membership.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110824/serbia-sandzak-mufti-muamer-zukorlic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> European Union Kosovo Serbia Conflict Zones Europe Politics World Religion Fri, 26 Aug 2011 11:13:21 +0000 Justin Vela 5673866 at http://www.globalpost.com Momcilo Perisic, former Serbian general, convicted of war crimes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110906/momcilo-perisic-serbian-general-convicted-war-crimes <p> The tribunal ruled that Perisic provided crucial military aid to forces responsible for the infamous Srebrenica massacre as well as a shelling and sniping campaign against Sarajevo. Some 8,000 Muslim men and boys were massacred in Srebrenica in 1995.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110906/momcilo-perisic-serbian-general-convicted-war-crimes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Serbia Conflict Zones Europe Tue, 06 Sep 2011 16:56:17 +0000 News Desk 5674745 at http://www.globalpost.com EU police to secure Kosovo border after Serbs block roads http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110916/pristina-kosovo-serbia-border-serbs-blockades-eu <p> The European Union says it wants to restart trade between Kosovo and Serbia.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110916/pristina-kosovo-serbia-border-serbs-blockades-eu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Kosovo Serbia Conflict Zones Europe Fri, 16 Sep 2011 13:19:22 +0000 News Desk 5675519 at http://www.globalpost.com Sarajevo US embassy attack: 15 Islamists arrested in Serbia http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/111029/sarajevo-us-embassy-attack-15-islamists-arrested-serbia <p> Police in Serbia say they arrested 15 people early Saturday, the day after a gunman with suspected links to a radical Islamist group opened fire on the U.S. embassy in Sarajevo, Bosnia.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/111029/sarajevo-us-embassy-attack-15-islamists-arrested-serbia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Islam Serbia Americas Europe Sat, 29 Oct 2011 11:46:00 +0000 News Desk 5679623 at http://www.globalpost.com Croatia signs treaty to join European Union http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/111209/croatia-signs-treaty-join-european-union-brussels <p> &ldquo;Croatia had to overcome war to join the European Union, and that is not only a Croatian triumph, but the triumph of European peacemaking,&rdquo; Croatian President Ivo Josipovic said, Bloomberg Businessweek reported.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/111209/croatia-signs-treaty-join-european-union-brussels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Croatia European Union Montenegro Serbia Europe Fri, 09 Dec 2011 22:12:20 +0000 Samantha Stainburn 5683873 at http://www.globalpost.com Freezing weather kills more than 60 in eastern Europe http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120131/freezing-weather-60-killed-eastern-europe <br /> Temperatures have fallen as low as -33 degrees Celsius in parts of Ukraine, -31 in Bosnia and -30 in Poland, Romania and Bulgaria.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120131/freezing-weather-60-killed-eastern-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Bulgaria Romania Serbia Slovakia Ukraine Europe Germany Poland Tue, 31 Jan 2012 18:18:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5689708 at http://www.globalpost.com Death toll in Eastern Europe rises as big freeze continues http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120202/death-toll-eastern-european-rises-big-freeze-continues <p> &ldquo;We are barely coping,&quot; says Bosnian villager, Radenka Jeftovic</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120202/death-toll-eastern-european-rises-big-freeze-continues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bosnia Bulgaria Europe Hungary Romania Serbia Ukraine Europe Poland Thu, 02 Feb 2012 10:08:00 +0000 Hélène Hofman 5690012 at http://www.globalpost.com PHOTOS: Europe's deadly cold snap http://www.globalpost.com/internal/gallery/5690093 <p> A brutal high pressure system from Siberia is blowing eastwards across Europe, sending temperatures plummeting to -30 degrees Celsius and below.</p> Serbia Ukraine Czech Republic France Europe Germany Italy Poland Russia Turkey United Kingdom Thu, 02 Feb 2012 16:50:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5690093 at http://www.globalpost.com