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Former top spy for Yugoslavia charged in Germany
BERLIN (AP) — A former top spy in Yugoslavia's feared secret service has been charged with complicity in murder in Germany in connection with the killing of a political dissident 31 years ago.(8/12/2014 5:12:51 AM)
Italy to arm Iraqis with weapons siezed during Yugoslavia's break-up
Italy intends to use a stockpile of weapons it seized during the bloody breakup of Yugoslavia two decades ago to help supply Iraq with machine guns and tank- destroying rockets to combat Islamic State militants.(8/20/2014 4:33:09 PM)
Italy Opens 20-Year-Old Hoard of Seized Weapons to Supply Iraqis
Italy intends to use a stockpile of weapons it seized during the bloody breakup of Yugoslavia two decades ago to help supply Iraq with machine guns and tank- destroying rockets to combat Islamic State militants.(8/20/2014 9:07:50 PM)
Former top spy for Yugoslavia charged with complicity in murder for 1983 slaying in Germany
A former top spy in Yugoslavia's feared secret service has been charged with complicity in murder in Germany in connection with the killing of a political dissident 31 years ago.(8/12/2014 5:43:53 AM)
Serbia will struggle to repeat Yugoslav-era success, says coach
By Zoran Milosavljevic BELGRADE (Reuters) - Accustomed to basketball glory when they were part of the former Yugoslavia, Serbia will struggle to be more than also- rans as an independent nation at this year's World Cup in Spain, their coach Aleksandar Djordjevic said. “That’s history and there is no point at reminiscing about it,” a grim-faced Djordjevic told reporters after a training session ...(8/1/2014 7:57:13 AM)
Former goalkeeping great Vladimir Beara dies at 85
SPLIT, Croatia (AP) — Vladimir Beara, a Yugoslavia international who is considered to be one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time, has died in Croatia, his family said Monday. He was 85.(8/11/2014 10:25:05 AM)
Basketball-Serbia will struggle to repeat Yugoslav-era success, says coach
By Zoran Milosavljevic BELGRADE, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Accustomed to basketball glory when they were part of the former Yugoslavia, Serbia will struggle to be more than also- rans as an independent nation at this year's World Cup in Spain, their coach Aleksandar Djordjevic said. "That's history and there is no point at reminiscing about it," a grim-faced Djordjevic told reporters after a training ...(8/1/2014 7:29:02 AM)
Vladimir Beara, one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time, dies at 85 in Croatia
Vladimir Beara, a Yugoslavia international who is considered to be one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time, has died in Croatia, his family said Monday. His family says in a statement that Beara died after a series of strokes over the past year. He also played for Hajduk Split, Red Star Belgrade, Alemannia Aachen and Victoria Cologne. Lev Yashin, the Soviet Union star considered by many to ...(8/11/2014 10:24:51 AM)
Sites from the1984 Winter Olympic Games in Sarajevo now desolate wasteland
Thirty years ago, the 14th Winter Olympic Games was held in Sarajevo, then part of the former Yugoslavia. Now the remnants of those historic games lay in ruins and the arenas that once stood proud have been reduced to scarred fissures in the landscape.(7/23/2014 9:09:27 PM)
Sites from 1984 Winter Olympic Games in Sarajevo now desolate wasteland
Thirty years ago, the 14th Winter Olympic Games was held in Sarajevo, then part of the former Yugoslavia. Now the remnants of those historic games lay in ruins and the arenas that once stood proud have been reduced to scarred fissures in the landscape.(7/23/2014 9:09:27 PM)
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