Montenegro’s police director, Slavko Stojanović in a written statement confirmed media speculation that 20 citizens of Serbia were arrested on terrorism charges.
The former President of the State union of Serbia and Montenegro, Svetozar Marović, signed a plea agreement with the prosecution, accepting the sentence of 22 months in prison.
Today, August 30, several dozen former workers of an aluminum smelter, Kombinat Aluminijuma Podgorica (KAP), protested in front of the Montenegrin parliament, demanding payment of EUR 5.45 million in severance.
Montenegro aid to Macedonia – Responding to the call of the Montenegrin Prime Minister, Milo Đukanović, many companies donated financial and humanitarian aid for the victims of the storm that hit Macedonia on August 6th and 7th.
On Wednesday August 3rd, 2016, MPs in the Assembly of Kosovo engaged in a heated debate regarding a controversial bill on border demarcation with Montenegro.
Svetozar Marović, the ex-President of the former State Union of Serbia and Montenegro, accused of organized crime and corruption, will appear at Court on August 1st, agencies have reported.
The spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Maria Zakharova, accused the Prime Minister of Montenegro, Milo Đukanović, of destroying its nation’s traditionally friendly ties with Russia.
On Tuesday, the Prime Minister of Montenegro, Milo Đukanović, warned the EU of the Russian anti-EU and anti-NATO agenda in the West Balkans during an interview for EU Observer.
Today, the President of Montenegro, Filip Vujanović, announced that the parliamentary election will be held on October 16.
During the second day of the NATO Summit in Warsaw, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg stated that Montenegro might need to wait a year before becoming a full member of NATO due to the ratification process of the Accession Protocol in member states.