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- Report on protests in all of Serbia
- By Stasa and Bojan (Women in Black), 25 November 1996.
The opposition coaliation ZAJEDNO (Together) won in 34 major
cities in the final round of local elections in Serbia, which
were then annulled by the regime-controlled courts, using
completely absurd explanations. This has provoked an enormous
wave of protests throughout Serbia.
- Urgent from Beograd
- From Anti-War Campaign, for Group MOST, Dr. Tr. Tunde
Kovacs-Cerovic, Belgrade, 23 December 1996. In Belgrade
and in many other cities in Serbia, citizens' and
students' protest dissatisfaction caused by the
anulment of the election results by the ruling party. We
assess these protest walks as showing a true Gandhian
manner of action.
- Police attack in Belgrade
- By Novica Milic, MEME, 3 February 1997. A
report on the situation in Belgrade by Novica Milic, a
resident and member of Sezam Pro, the largest BBS in
Serbia. He and his wife are active in the opposition to
President Milosovic of Serbia.
- Belgrade, 84th day of protest
- By Lepa Mladjenovic, 13 February 1997. The political
situation in Serbia has not changed much yet. There has
been passed a special law in the Serbian parliament about
accepting the results of election—which was the main
cause for beginning the protests. Now the opposition and the
people are waiting to see if the law will be promptly
- Stalinist Regime In Serbia Concedes Elections
in Face Of Unyielding Protests
- By Argiris Malapanis, The Militant, 17
February 1997. The regime of President Slobodan Milosevic
announced its decision to honor the results of the
November 17 municipal elections in Serbia and Milosevic
instructed Premier Mirko Marjanovic to introduce a special
law in Serbia's parliament recognizing that the
opposition coalition Zajedno (Together) won a majority in
14 of Serbia's 19 largest cities, including the
- Belgrade Formally Concedes Elections
- By Argiris Malapanis, Militant, 24 February
1997. After three months of non-stop marches and rallies,
the parliament of Serbia acted on President Slobodan
Milosevic's instructions and passed a law February 11
conceding victory to the opposition coalition Zajedno in
municipal elections in 14 of the republic's 19 largest
cities, including the capital Belgrade.
- Protests In Serbia Counter Nationalism And
U.S. Drive To Restore Capitalism
- By Argiris Malapanis, Militant, 21 April
1997. The student marches lasted six weeks longer than the
daily demonstrations called by the Zajedno opposition coalition,
which ended in mid-February. This protest movement had a
number of intertwined results. It increased the self-confidence
of working people and youth and lessened their fear of the
police and other repressive institutions.
- Project: Resistance
- From The Resistance Movement, 20 November 1998. Belgrade
University (BU) students and professors in the first
phase. And in the near future, a large number of Serbian
citizens whose common interest is to resist the repressive
behavior imposed by Milosevic, especially in the area of
academic freedom, freedom of thought and speech (independent
media) as well as human and citizen rights (general
political liberalization of society).
- Political Crisis in Serbia
- BETAWEEK, 8 July 1999. Serbia's political
crisis strongly accelerated at the beginning of this week,
and, to all appearances, the momentum it gained could weaken
further the positions of the ruling left and Yugoslav
President Slobodan Milosevic.
- Serbia's Fragmented Opposition Close
- By Vesna Peric-Zimonjic, IPS, 11 January
2000. Serbia's fragmented opposition parties have
closed ranks in an attempt to topple the regime of
Slobodan Milosevic, in office since 1990. The ruling
coalition in Serbia, made up of President Milosevic's
Socialists, his wife's JUL and ultranationalist
Serbian Radical Party of Vojislav Seselj, claim that the
situation in the country is normal.
- Reign of Terror in Serbia
- Socialist Party of Serbia (SPS),
EmperorsClothes, 7 October 2000. Despite
Mr. Kostunica's public proclamation that his supporters
wouldn’t harass members and sympathizers of the SPS,
in the last three days, in Belgrade and throughout Serbia,
we’ve witnessed a reign of terror.
- Proclamation of the Socialist Party of
- The Socialist Party of Serbia, Belgrade, 29 June
2001. Citizens of Serbia are embittered by the treason
committed by the DOS regime headed by the Djindjic. Long
time President of the Republic of Serbia and the Federal
Republic of Yugoslavia, founder and Chairman of the
Socialist Party of Serbia, Slobodan Milosevic was abducted
and surrendered into the hands of NATO war criminals.