Statement by Bishop Teodosije on occasion of the protests held in Kosovo Mitrovica

June - July 2014 - Church of Serbia 22/6/14: On the occasion of today’s Kosovo Albanian protests at the bridge towards North Mitrovica the Serbian Orthodox Bishop of Raška and Prizren Teodosije made a following statement: With deep concern and worry we have been following the latest developments in Kosovska Mitrovica and would like to take ...

Serbs say Kosovo police tortured them while in detention

Beta, Tanjug, Radio KiM 10/1/13 PRIŠTINA -- The EU mission in Kosovo, EULEX, has been sent complaints accusing members of the Kosovo police, KPS, of committing torture. A group of Serbs detained on Christmas Day in the Serb enclave of Gračanica, transferred to Priština, and then released a day later with misdemeanor charges pressed against them, was subjected ...

Still no justice for 14 Serb farmers murdered in Kosovo

Beta, Tanjug 25/7/2012 BELGRADE -- The families of 14 Serb farmers shot and killed in Kosovo 13 years ago are remembering their loved ones, awaiting for their killers to be brought to justice. The 14 Serbs were ambushed and killed as they were harvesting their fields on July 23, 1999, in the village of Staro Gacko. The massacre happened ...

Thousands attend funeral of murdered Serb

TANJUG 11/11/2011 ZVEČAN -- The funeral of 28-year-old Savo Mojsić, held near Zvečan in northern Kosovo, was attended by several thousand people, said news agency reports. Mojsić was shot and killed on Wednesday evening in the ethnically mixed neighborhood of Brđani, near Kosovska Mitrovica, when two other Serbs were wounded. Eyewitnesses said that they were attacked by ethnic Albanians, ...

Church roof stolen in Prizren, Bishop Protests

13/4/2011 One part of the lead roof covering was stolen from Our Lady of Ljevis church in Prizren, and the Bishop of Ras-Prizren Teodosije has lodged a protest with the international institutions in Kosovo. The Kosmet Ministry stated that the Kosovo police is unable to adequately provide security for the monasteries of the Serbian Orthodox ...

Seven years since Albanian pogrom against Serbs in Kosovo-Metohija

18/3/2011 Thursday marks seven years since the major ethnic Albanian pogrom against Serbs in Kosovo-Metohija on March 17, 2004, when Kosovo Serbs, their property and holy sites of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) were attacked and over 4,000 people were forced to leave their homes. Thursday marks seven years since the major ethnic Albanian pogrom against Serbs ...