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War to return to balkans
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[quote:Anonymous Coward 25137504:MV8yMDEzMTY2XzMzODI5MDY4XzZGNEVDRTYx] Serbia President Tomislav Nikolic met with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, twice in just a month. During his stay in Russia, Nikolic told the media that he was "a great Russophile," adding, "the only country I love more than Russia is Serbia." His comments fuelled talk in Belgrade of whether the new government was abandoning the road to the EU and turning to Russia. Former Serbian Ambassador to France Predrag Simic said it was not certain if Belgrade was making a strategic turn toward Moscow, or if this was just a tactic due to the economic crisis and pressure from the EU over Kosovo. "The EU itself is in crisis and further integration is losing popularity in Serbia. On the other hand, pressure regarding Kosovo primarily from Germany has increased since the election of the new government. That is why it is somewhat understandable that it is addressing Moscow, which can help in solving economic problems," Simic said. Aleksandra Joksimovic, head of the Belgrade Centre for Foreign Policy, said it was normal for Belgrade to turn to Russia for economic aid because some EU member states, such as Cyprus, were doing the same. "But the EU will not tolerate any sort of preferential access given to Russian companies in Serbia. That is why it is important that Russia, because of its support for [Serbia's] Kosovo policy, is not given privileged access to the sale of Serbian companies, as that is something that definitely would not be approved of in the EU, which is still Serbia's chief trade partner," Joksimovic told SETimes. Russian officials do not hide their satisfaction with developments. "The prospect of our co-operation is immense. But everything will depend on the readiness of the parties involved to realize that prospect fully, which I hope everyone involved in the work will do," said Alexander Konuzin, outgoing Russian ambassador to Belgrade. Erhard Busek, former co-ordinator of the Stability Pact for South Eastern Europe, said Serbia's relationship with Russia is cause for concern. "I have a feeling that Serbia, and particularly its politicians, are constantly waiting for Europe to adjust to Serbia, instead of the other way around," he said. "One can see the new government turning to Russia, which I think is not good, because Serbia belongs in the EU." Comment:'Erhard Busek,should tell that to 'Fraukraut merkel' http://setimes.com/cocoon/setimes/xhtml/en_GB/features/setimes/features/2012/10/01/feature-03 Towards the end of Kosovo status negotiations in 2007 and 2008 the Serbian political scene was filled with historically frequent, yet unusually intensive surge of enthusiasm towards Russia, its interests, priorities, and its Western Balkans policy. Praises of the modern day Russia and its internal political model became a common practice, which further led to a greater perception, among Serbian citizens, of Russia being a key political resource that Serbia could seriously rely upon. However, all these commendations, wishes and activities, were rather based on emotional and irrational grounds. They were formed by the historical closeness of the two peoples (defined by ethnicity, not by citizenship), and the common religious and cultural heritage, which were, according to this logic, easy to be transferred to the political level. Reasons for this increased enthusiasm naturally lay in the unresolved Kosovo status issue, but also in the rising number of economic and political problems. Russia has been perceived, as many times before in Serbian history, as a protector, with a sufficient political and economic capacity to help resolve Serbian problems. http://www.google.rs/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=11&ved=0CC4QFjAAOAo&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.isac-fund.org%2Fdownload%2FRussia-Serbia-Relations-at-the-beginning-of-XXI-Century.pdf&ei=hHF1UK_aFtHktQax9oDoAw&usg=AFQjCNFlReLFD0ZWFVxHLs1eGVK6dcchLw [/quote]
Today Germany blocked Ascension talks for Serbia to join the e.u.
Serbia has done everything asked of it bt the e.u.However even though 5 eu member states dont recognize kosovos independence,which is contrary to international law and resolution 1244.
Germany was/is the only blocking member for Serbias membership.
The Serbian president is not in emergency session with the democratically elected members of the government.
A strategic pact is to be formed with Russia at years end,and Serbia is to drop pursuit of e.u. membership.
This will open invitation for Russia to place a military base in kosovo,that Russia recognizes as sovereign territory of Serbia.A platform will be built upon where Serbia can then remove the illegitimate us backed terrorists in pristina.
Last time around,the yeltsin (us rent-boy) tucked tail and brought shame on Russia.
This will not happen under Putin.
WWIII is just around the corner,brought to you by GERMANY!
Its properly not safe to be in Serbia is Your German right now!
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