A church stoned in Orahovac!

Church of Serbia - October 2015 - Novosti Several unidentified young men threw stones at the gate of the courtyard of the Church of the Dormition of the Holy Mother of God in Orahovac. The case was reported to the Kosovo police. Orahovac, 14.9.2015 - According to Radio Kontakt Plus from Kosovska Mitrovica, the incident took place today ...

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 ...

Ten years since March pogrom against Serbs in Kosovo

InSerbia News- 18/3/14 BELGRADE – It is ten years today since a pogrom was committed against Serbs in Kosovo-Metohija (KiM) and its order-givers and organizers from Albanian political and paramilitary structures have still remained unnamed and unpunished. This was the second major pogrom to be carried out in peacetime by ethnic Albanian separatists since NATO’s bombing, when ...

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 ...

Serb Orthodox monk assaulted in Kosovo

Tanjug 14/6/2012 KOSOVSKA MITROVICA -- A monk of the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) was beaten up by two unidentified persons in southern part of Kosovska Mitrovica on Wednesday, Tanjug has learned. Monk Mitrofan, whose secular name is Milorad Bulajić, was admitted Wednesday to a health center in northern Kosovska Mitrovica with injuries to his head and arm. Doctor ...

Patriarch calls for unity in defence of Kosovo and Metohija

16/9/2011 Serbian Patriarch Irinej urged this evening in Kosovska Mitrovica for unity of the Serbian people in the defense of Kosovo and Metohija. He pointed out, after he had served a public prayer meeting for the salvation of the Serbian people, with the concelebration of bishops, in the church of St. Dimitry in Kosovska Mitrovica, that the ...

KFOR to secure Patriarch’s Inauguration

21/9/2010 KOSOVSKA MITROVICA -- Minister for Kosovo Goran Bogdanović says the inauguration ceremony of the Serbian Patriarch Irinej will be entrusted to KFOR. The ceremony will take place on October 3 at the Serbian Orthodox Church (SPC) Patriarchate of Peć. Bogdanović, who had a meeting with KFOR commander Erhard Buehler in Kosovska Mitrovica, stressed that the KFOR ...