Serbia Prepares to Elect a President Amid a Murky Media Landscape

BELGRADE, Serbia — When he was Serbia’s information minister in the late 1990s, Aleksandar Vucic censored journalists, forced media critics out of business and served as chief propagandist for the regime of Slobodan Milosevic, the Serbian strongman reviled for the atrocities that followed the breakup of Yugoslavia.

Continue Reading

CEAS announcement: On the occasion of the visit of the Minister of Defense of the United States in the process of developing a draft National Strategy for Combating Terrorism and National Security Strategy

Center for Euro-Atlantic Studies (CEAS) welcomes the participation of the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Serbia, Zoran Đorđević, on behalf of the Government of Serbia at the Ministerial Meeting of the Global coalition against the Islamic State (ISIS), which was held on March 22nd 2017 in Washington, DC, USA. At a meeting chaired by Rex Tillerson, US Secretary of State, there was a discussion about the key efforts of the Coalition for the fight against ISIS, including armed intervention, the fight against the recruitment of foreign fighters, funding the fight against terrorism and the stabilization of the liberated areas. The meeting was attended by representatives of 68 member countries of the Global Coalition.

Continue Reading