Serbian Orthodox Community of Arizona: Illegal Kosovo «independence» Protest

ILLEGAL KOSOVO SERBIAN ORTHODOX COMMUNITY OF ARIZONA

FEBRUARY 23RD 2008 AT 5:30PM

WESLEY BOLIN PLAZA (DOWNTOWN PHOENIX), 1700 W. WASHINGTON AVE.

Moscow Patriarchate - Kosovo independence a blow to international law

Kosovan Albanians need to remember that you cannot build a peaceful and successful life at somebody else's expense, the Russian Orthodox Church said. "Certainly, the Albanians who live in Kosovo like any other people, who at any moment in history can wish for the life of peace and dignity. But you cannot build such a life at the expense of others," deputy chief of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations Archpriest Vsevolod Chaplin said, commenting on the unilateral declaration of Kosovan independence.

The Russian Orthodox Church is at one with Serbs

Moscow, February 19, Interfax - The Russian Orthodox Church expressed its solidarity with Orthodox believers in Serbia on declaration of Kosovo's independence.

Mitropolit Kiril "We share grief and sufferings of Serbian people who are deprived of a historical part of their country connected with the history of spiritual, cultural and national life of Serbian people," head of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations Metropolitan Kirill of Smolensk and Kaliningrad has said at an Interfax press conference.

Goverment decision on Kosovo-Metohija adopted

The Serbian parliament 18.2.2008 BELGRADE (Tanjug) - The Serbian parliament late on Monday approved the government decision on the annulment of illegal acts of provisional bodies of self-governance in Kosovo-Metohija on the unilateral declaration of independence.

The Serbian government's official web site gives the Prime Minister's speech in full.

Prime minister Kostunica: Proclamation of phoney state on Serbia’s territory result of US policy of force

Војислав Коштуница

Belgrade, Feb 17, 2008 - Serbian Prime Minister Vojislav Kostunica stressed that the unilateral declaration of the phoney state of Kosovo-Metohija today on Serbia's territory is unprecedented lawlessness which is the result of a destructive, cruel and immoral US policy of force.