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  1. What Now For Europe's East?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Real Clear Politics

    When Romania broke through the headlines last month with protests against government efforts to enable corruption, it came as a surprise to many outside observers. Romania doesn't usually get very much attention, but the protests this time seemed to go against narratives of rising populism and the longer view of a hopelessly corrupt and pliant European East.

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  2. Dangerous migrant traffic resumes in Mediterranean as 6000 rescuedRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Millbury

    Brussels: More than 6000 migrants have been rescued in the Mediterranean Sea in recent days while attempting to make the dangerous crossing from North Africa to Europe, an official said on Tuesday, marking the resumption of a stubborn flow of people fleeing poverty and war.The surging figures suggest that growing numbers of migrants, refugees and others - many from Africa and the Middle East - are trying to make the sea passage to Europe as the weather warms and smugglers increase operations. SHARE Share on Facebook SHARE Share on Twitter TWEET Link A migrant walks through an abandoned warehouse that has served as a makeshift shelter for hundreds of men trying to reach Western Europe, in Belgrade, Serbia.

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  3. Hungary toughens border defense a year after migrant pactRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A man rests in an abandoned warehouse that has served as a make-shift shelter for hundreds of migrants trying to reach western Europe, in Belgrade, Serbia, Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Thousands of migrants have been stranded in Serbia looking for ways to reach western Europe.

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  4. Veselinovic Named C-USA Field Athlete of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Charlotte 49ers

    The Belgrade, Serbia native entered Friday's competition holding the Charlotte track & field program record for men's hammer throw, only to break it with a monstrous toss of 66.91 meters at Charlotte's Irwin Belk Track and Field Complex. Veselinovic topped the field of 45 by more than 5 meters and came a mere 0.55 meters away from matching Dragan Majstorovic's Serbian national record in the event which he set in Minsk, Russia on July 27, 1990.

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  5. In Serbian election, the comedy candidate is no jokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Reuters

    Student and 2017 presidential candidate Luka Maksimovic, 25, poses for a picture as his alter ego 'Ljubisa 'Beli' Preletacevic' a parody of the worst politician in the Balkans,in Belgrade, Serbia, March 14, 2017. Student and 2017 presidential candidate Luka Maksimovic, 25, poses for a picture as his alter ego 'Ljubisa 'Beli' Preletacevic' a parody of the worst politician in the Balkans,in Belgrade, Serbia, March 14, 2017.

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  6. Kiev imposes sanctions on Serbians who visited CrimeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | B92

    The Ukrainian security service SBU has decided to impose sanctions on Serbian politicians who have paid a three-day visit to Crimea. She said sanctions had been imposed on four Serbian citizens and one citizen of the Czech Republic for "illegally staying in the territory of Crimea."

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  7. On Capitol Hill, Lawmakers Search for the Truth on RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | WNYC-AM New York

    Graffiti depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Elect Donald Trump in Belgrade, Serbia. The graffiti read "Kosovo is Serbia", as Serbia doesn't recognize Kosovo's independence.

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  8. SNP leader invited to visit Crimea again; Belgrade silentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | B92

    SNP party leader Nenad Popovic and "several Serbian businesspeople" have been invited to an economic forum in Yalta next month. It was precisely this meeting that caused new tensions between Serbia and Ukraine, as the Ukrainian ambassador in Belgrade protested against the stay and the statements made by the Serbian delegation in the territory that Russia incorporated in 2014.

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  9. UNICEF: Refugee, Migrant Children Stranded in Europe Suffer Psychological DistressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Voice of America

    ... Afghanistan. FILE - A girl drinks water in the transit center for refugees in Sid, about 100 km west from Belgrade, Serbia, Sept. 15, 2016. "We observe a very concerning increase of the number of children kept under detention because of their ...

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  10. Kiev angry at Belgrade after ruling party MPs visit CrimeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | B92

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine has condemned the visit of a group of Serbian Assembly members to Crimea. "The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine condemns in the strongest terms the visit of a group of Serbian parliamentarians to occupied Crimea," a spokeswoman for the ministry, Mariana Betsa, told a press briefing on Friday.

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  11. Serbia and Kosovo dispute property claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | EurActiv.com

    Kosovo decided to appropriate the property of the former Yugoslavia's Serbia and Kosovo Province, adding pressure to an already strained relationship. EURACTIV Serbia reports.

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  12. Info Park helping refugees in Serbia for 18 months nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | B92

    In tunes of Afghan music and smell of fresh dates, Info Park, a unique refugee support project in Belgrade, Serbia, is celebrating its "1.5th birthday." There are plenty of reasons for celebration since Info Park assisted more than 150,000 refugees in its first 18 months, out of that more than 115,000 in Belgrade, 15,000 in Dimitrovgrad and 30,000 in Presevo - before closing of the so called Balkan route.

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  13. 10-Year-Old Boy Earns 'Little Picasso' Nickname In Serbian Refugee CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Time

    Farhad Nouri sits on a bed by a portrait of Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic, left, Spanish surrealist painter Salvador Dali, second from left, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, third from left, in his room in the "Krnjaca" collective centre near Belgrade, Serbia, Monday, March 13, 2017. reports.

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  14. PICS: 'Little Picasso' nurtures big dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Iol.co.za

    The 10-year-old from Afghanistan, who is stranded in Serbia together with his parents and two younger brothers, has earned his nickname for two reasons: he knows how to draw and he loves Pablo Picasso. Farhad Nouri sits on a bed by a portrait of Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic, left, Spanish surrealist painter Salvador Dali, second from left, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, third from left, in his room in the "Krnjaca" collective centre near Belgrade, Serbia.

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  15. Mountaineers Win 2017 NCAA Rifle ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... individual title, as she shot 208.1 in the final to claim the 2017 NCAA air rifle championship. A native of Belgrade, Serbia, Babic entered the final in first place with a 598 (100-99-100-100-99-100) relay score. "I'm really pleased for Milica," ...

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  16. 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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  17. Lawmakers care about what happens in Kosovo, Sri Lanka and Georgia. Here's whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | Washington Examiner

    Russian and Chinese ambitions to be great powers tested the Obama administration and will pose a continuing challenge to President Trump's ability to maintain the global network of U.S. alliances. But a group of House lawmakers isn't leaving that task to the president.

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

    Sunday Mar 12 | Powhatan Today

    ... offers, with unlimited digital access at Richmond.com. $19 per month after six-month introductory offer. BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) - Serbia's defense minister says that the country is expecting Russian President Vladimir Putin's approval for the ...

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  19. WVU wins another rifle titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... individual title, as she shot 208.1 in the final to claim the 2017 NCAA air rifle championship. A native of Belgrade, Serbia, Babic entered the final in first place with a 598 (100-99-100-100-99-100) relay score. "She's had a great year in air ...

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  20. Smith Micro Software's (SMSI) CEO Bill Smith on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Seeking Alpha

    ... current year. We have decided to take advantage of our lower cost European locations of Braga, Portugal and Belgrade, Serbia and Pittsburgh here in the U.S. These changes have come in the expense of our traditional locations in California where ...

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