Serbia: Jagland offers support to Belgrade Pride 2015

“The message of the Pride Parade is simple and universal – everyone has the right to express their identity peacefully, free from violence or discrimination,” wrote Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland in a letter to the organisers and participants.

Muižnieks: Serbia must take action against country’s “unprecedented level of domestic violence”

A new human rights report published today, urges Serbia to take action against the “unprecedented level of domestic violence” in the country.

Serbia must strengthen measures to prevent corruption among parliamentarians, judges and prosecutors

A “noticeable gap between law and practice” undermines Serbia’s efforts to tackle corruption among among parliamentarians, judges and prosecutors, states a new report from anti-graft experts today.

Serbia: Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić assures Muižnieks over cooperation with national ombudsman

Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić is committed to cooperation with Serbia’s Ombudsman, according to his letter to Nils Muižnieks, the Commissioner for Human Rights.

Judges set for human rights ruling on Serbian prison revolt abuse allegations

Next week, judges will reveal whether they accept the complaints of inmates that Serbia’s crushing of a prison revolt breached human rights law.