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  1. Serbia expected to get Russian fighter jets before poll as Balkan tensions mountRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | The Japan Times

    A pilot stands by a MiG 29 fighter jet at the Batajnica military airport outside Belgrade last April. Serbia's defense minister, Zoran Djordjevic, said Sunday that the country is expecting Russian President Vladimir Putin's approval for the delivery of fighter jets, which could worsen tensions with neighboring states.

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  2. Report: Serbia to get Russian jets before electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | Stars and Stripes

    Serbia's defense minister has said that the country is expecting Russian President Vladimir Putin's approval for the delivery of fighter jets, which could worsen tensions with neighboring states. Defense Minister Zoran Djordjevic told the Blic daily on Sunday that Putin's signature on the delivery of six MiG-29s is only a formality and that "they will be arriving for sure."

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  3. 'Serbia to get Russian MiGs on NATO aggression anniversary'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | B92

    Russian President Vladimir Putin should sign a degree on the delivery of six MiG-29s to Serbia during his meeting in Moscow with Serbian PM Aleksandar Vucic. Belgrade-based Vecernje Novosti is reporting this, and adding that there is a great chance that the warplanes will officially join the Serbian Armed Forces "symbolically" on March 24 - the 18th anniversary of the start of NATO's aggression against Serbia.

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  4. A Hungarian village declared a wara on Muslim immigration. Few objected.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Migrants and refugees walk toward the Serbian border with Hungary near the Belgrade suburb of Batajnica, Serbia in October 2016. The Hungarian village of Asotthalom has only two Muslim residents, but that hasn't stopped its mayor from declaring war on Muslim immigration. 1 comment

  5. Defense minister says Serbia will get Russian fighter jetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A Yugoslav-made Galeb-4 multi-purpose jet stood on the tarmac at the Batajnica military airport near Belgrade, Serbia. BELGRADE, Serbia>> Serbia's defense minister said today the country is getting a shipment of Russian fighter jets, supplies that could worsen tensions with neighboring states. 2 comments

  6. Serbia buys 9 Airbus helicopters for its army and policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | B92

    A contract to this effect was signed in Belgrade by the company and the Serbian ministries of defense and internal affairs. The helicopters, described as "latest generation," will be used by Serbia's army and police to carry out "the most demanding missions - transport, search and rescue, combat, medical evacuations, surveillance and reconnaissance," a statement quoted by Beta said.

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  7. Armament: Homegrown Fighters Defend BelgradeRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2016 | HistoryNet

    BELGRADE AWOKE TO AIR RAID sirens on the early morning of Sunday, April 6, 1941. At 6:50 the first German bombers flew over the capital city of Yugoslavia and began dropping their bombs to signal the start of Operation Strafgericht . 16 comments

  8. Russia, NATO Hold Simultaneous Military Drills In BalkansRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    A Russian Air Force officer takes photos of the joint Russian-Serbian military exercises at an airport in Batajnica, near Belgrade, on October 13. Russian paratroopers have launched joint exercises with Serbian military units at the same time as NATO is holding exercises in neighboring Montenegro. The competing training sessions come amid growing suspicions about Russia's intentions in the Balkans, where Moscow opposes Montenegrin membership in NATO and Serbia remains one of the Kremlin's staunchest allies. 21 comments

  9. Russian troops arrive for week-long war games in SerbiaRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | B92

    Three Russian Il-76 transport planes on Wednesday brought 212 soldiers from the country's Airborne Troops to Serbia. They were accompanied by 56 Belarus troops who will, together with 450 Serbian soldiers, take part in the Slavic Brotherhood military exercise November 3-9. 2 comments

  10. NATO, Russia to hold parallel drills in the BalkansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    NATO is holding an emergency exercise drill in Montenegro while Russian troops will participate in a war game in Serbia as the two Balkan neighbors seem to be heading in different directions strategically. The five-day drill in Montenegro that started Monday includes fighting floods and chemical attacks. 1 comment

  11. At least 19 dead in Russian helicopter crash in Siberia: investigatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Daily Star

    A Serbian transport helicopter with mixed crew lands during the joint Russian-Serbian military exercises BARS (Brotherhood of Aviators of Russia and Serbia) 2016, at the military airport Batajnica, near Belgrade, on October 13, 2016. / AFP / ANDREJ ISAKOVIC 1 comment

  12. Serbia Hosts Russian Pilots For Joint DrillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    Serbian and Russian airmen are staging joint exercises at Serbia's Batajnica airbase, as part of ongoing military cooperation between the two countries. (RFE/RL's Balkan Service) 1 comment

  13. Hundreds of Migrants March in Serbia to Protest Closed EU BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | ABC News

    ... the clash. Migrants and refugees walk towards the Serbian border with Hungary near the Belgrade suburb of Batajnica, Serbia, Oct. 4, 2016. More than 6,000 refugees have become stuck in Serbia this summer since Hungary began enforcing stricter border ...

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  14. Migrants march toward Hungary border to demand its openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... agreement. Migrants and refugees walk towards the Serbian border with Hungary near the Belgrade suburb of Batajnica, Serbia, Tuesday Oct. 4, 2016.

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  15. Serbia-Russia military exercise near border worries CroatiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | B92

    Croatian daily Jutarnji List is reporting that Russian soldiers will this coming fall take part in "as many as two" military drills in Serbia. One of them, that will happen "30 kilometers from the Croatian border," means that Serbia and Russia are "poking the West in the eye," military analysts have been quoted as saying. 60 comments