Ethnic Albanians demand removal of church

The church on Mt. Rumija (file)

TANJUG 16/3/2012 PODGORICA -- An ethnic Albanian MP in the Montenegrin parliament on Thursday again demanded for an Orthodox church to be removed from Mt. Rumija, near the town of Bar. Mehmet Bardhi of the Democratic Alliance of Albanians in Montenegro stated during a parliament session today that the church was "constructed violently" in 2005. The church, made of ...

Church dignitary blasts “made-up language”

14/1/2011 PODGORICA -- The top Serbian Orthodox Church bishop in Montenegro says that the Montenegrin language was "made up", and condemned those who said they spoke it. Metropolitan Amfilohije made the statements in Podgorica last night, during the ceremonies to mark the Julian calendar New Year. Before the recent introduction of the Montenegrin language, the majority population in ...