Turkey stops plane: Prevents Bosnian Serb leader’s trip to Armenia

Milorad-dodik

Turkey on April 22 stopped Bosnian Serb leader Milorad Dodik’s plane from flying over its territory, preventing him from attending a ceremony to mark the centenary of the Armenian Genocide, The Daily Star reports. “Although all authorisations for this flight had been initially obtained, Turkish authorities did not allow the flight over their territory,” Dodik’s cabinet ...

Christianity under threat in Sarajevo

13/9/2012 SARAJEVO: The head of the Serbian Orthodox Church has warned that Christianity was under threat in Sarajevo, as Muslim and Christian clerics argued during talks meant to promote reconciliation. “Christianity is very threatened here,” Patriarch Irinej said in an interview with Bosnian Serb public television during his visit to Sarajevo, adding the Serb population “today ...