Although Habsburg rule was more oppressive than Ottoman and exploited the local Serb majority, the latter did benefit from self-government, including an autonomous militia, and economic integration with the Habsburg monarchy—reforms that contributed to the growth of the Serb middle class and were continued by the Ottomans "in the interest of law and order". Serbia's population increased rapidly from 270,000 to 400,000, but the decline of Habsburg power in the region provoked the second Great Serb Migration (1737–39).
“The will and intention of Serbia to exterminate, to destroy a people based on their nationality, was clear.” ... Vucic and Kosovo’s previous president, Hashim Thaci, were widely reported to have considered a “land swap” as part of a Serbia-Kosovo deal, despite warnings that changing borders in the Balkans could ignite violence.
BELGRADE (Reuters) – Several thousand people blocked traffic in front of the Serbian parliament on Saturday in a protest against lack of government action to prevent water, land and air pollution by industries such as the mining sector ... In recent years Serbia has started ...
Serbia today published plans to build two brand new airports, one of which will replace Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport. The new airport serving Belgrade will have three runways, and it will enable Air Serbia to embark on a significant expansion. One of the two new airports will replace Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport, Air Serbia’s current base.
After the economy and infrastructure of Serbia were destroyed to a large extent in this 78-day war in 1999 and whole swathes of land were contaminated by the use of highly toxic and radioactive uranium weapons, years later multiple cancers, deformities in newborns and aggressive leukaemia in children increased by leaps and bounds.
... of the Scotland V Serbia match with a phone hidden in his car ... The video, shot in November 2020, saw Martin scream with joy and run around the streets as Scotland broke its 22-year losing streak to get into a major tournament, won against Serbia and landed a spot in Euro 2020.
Thinking she could be rearrested, and that it would be nearly impossible to see her daughter again if she stayed in China, Wang fled the country, stopping in Switzerland, Serbia, and Turkey before landing in the United States.
METOVNICA, SERBIA (NYTIMES) - The well in the retired couple's yard, their only source of clean water, began to dry up two years ago ... Mr Dragan Viacic, a farmer, said he had received a letter from Serbia's finance ministry informing him that he must sell 13 acres of his land at a fraction of the market price.
A new-look Serbia side playing ... Revered as a hero in his native land, Dragan Stojkovic takes charge of Serbia for the first time tomorrow against Stephen Kenny’s outfit, behind closed doors, aiming to lift morale for a nation still floored by a Euro 2020 play-off loss to Scotland.
While the ethnic Albanians who took shelter in the monastery during the war quietly support the monks, the abbot said, their political leaders often view the land dispute "as a continuation of their war against Serbia, as if we are Milosevic proxies, which we are not.".
In the 1999 US-NATO invasion of Yugoslavia, Serbia’s third largest city, Niš, was struck with hundreds of “precision-guided” missiles, only 2% of which landed on military installations. Serbia as a whole was subjected to NATO cluster bomb attacks which killed women, children and the elderly.
While the ethnic Albanians who took shelter in the monastery during the war quietly support the monks, the abbot said, their political leaders often view the land dispute “as a continuation of their war against Serbia, as if we are Milosevic proxies, which we are not.”.
As couples prepare to walk down the aisle, the women are on different pages than their fiancés ... See Also'90 Day Fiancé' ... TLC ... Holy Hell ... SorrySerbia. Against her better judgment, Amira travels to Serbia to quarantine prior to flying to the United States ... Amira lands in Serbia without a hitch but is dreading spending 14 days in quarantine at her hotel.