tens of thousands of people have demonstrated in Belgrade and other Serbian cities, the tenth Saturday in a row against the President, Aleksandar Vucic. Under the Motto “One in five million” and demanded a free media and fair conditions for elections.

apart from that, the political objectives of the protesters remained, even after two and a half months is quite unspecific. The spectrum of parties supporting it ranges from left to far right. The slogan of the protests is derived from a statement of the President, which of these would not respond to the demand of the protesters even if this would be demanded by five million citizens. Serbia has seven million inhabitants.

Against the Vucic government went on Saturday, people in the cities of Kragujevac, Pirot, Prokuplje, Gornji Milanovac, Bela Crkva and Boljevac on the road, reported the Portal “Dana’s.rs”. Had triggered the protests the brutal attack on a left-wing opposition politicians last November in the South of the country. The perpetrators are unknown until today.

This week, Vucic responded to the demonstrations with a Tour through the southern Serbian towns and villages. He said to meetings and met with employees of companies and public institutions.


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Teodora Torrendo is an investigative journalist and is a correspondent for European Union. She is based in Zurich in Switzerland and her field of work include covering human rights violations which take place in the various countries in and outside Europe. She also reports about the political situation in European Union. She has worked with some reputed companies in Europe and is currently contributing to USA News as a freelance journalist. As someone who has a Masters’ degree in Human Rights she also delivers lectures on Intercultural Management to students of Human Rights. She is also an authority on the Arab world politics and their diversity.