Feb 18 (Tanjug) - Serbian President Boris Tadic requested from the UN Security
Council in New York late on
Monday to react urgently and annul the unilateral and illegal act of secession
of Kosovo from Serbia
and said that Serbia
would never recognise the independence of Kosovo and give up the fight for its
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.
Moscow, February 18, Interfax - Kosovan Albanians need to
remember that you cannot build a peaceful and successful life at somebody
else's expense, the Russian Orthodox Church said.
Moscow, February 18,
Interfax - The Federation of Jewish Communities of Russia
(FJCR) predicts "the most tragic consequences" of unilateral
declaration of the Kosovo independence.
Moscow, February 18, Interfax - Bishop of Vienna and Austria
Hilarion, who represents the Russian Church at European international
organizations, has said he hopes the Orthodox residents of Kosovo "to face
continuing sufferings with courage and patience."