Srpska Republika News Agency (SRNA), 96-12-29
From: The Serbian Unity Congress Server at http://www.suc.org
DEC. 29, 1996 DAY
NEWS REVIEW, REPUBLIKA SRPSKA
BELGRADE - The Zajedno [Together] coalition issued a communique claiming
that Serbian President Slobodan Milosevic has decided to enforce a state of
emergency in Serbia. The communique says that riot police forces are
engaged in all of the towns in Serbia in order to prevent the citizens from
showing their protest".
BELGRADE - The Zajedno coalition warned at the meeting held on the Republic
Square in Belgrade that it will withdraw all mandates won at the local
elections in the event that the Serbian authorities ignore the ONCE
recommendations. While addressing some 40,000 citizens of Belgrade, the
head of the Serbian Renewal Movement (SPO), Vuk Draskovic, stressed that
the Zajedno coalition will return all mandates if Slobodan Milosevic
refuses to recognise the electoral victory".
BELGRADE - Students of Belgrade expressed their dissatisfaction because of
the annulment of the results of the second round of the local elections in
Serbia, by their protest march in the pedestrian lane in the centre of
Belgrade. Although they have not been announced, the former editor with the
TV "Politika", Nedeljka Pavlovic, Eleonora Prohic and a group of Belgrade
actors also addressed students.
BELGRADE - The Association of Film Artists of Serbia (UFUS) announced that
it sharply protests because of Djordje Nikolic, the film and TV cameraman
was beaten by police. UFUS "pledges the sharpest protest to those who have
made a decision for the illogical beating and destroying of the expensive
technic in front of the whole world", says a communique.
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