BIJELJINA – Republika Srpska President Milorad Dodik said that the leadership of Republika Srpska feels that abuse of certain procedures in connection with the business doings of Arcelor Mittal has occurred. Dodik said that talks should be conducted with company representatives next week and that by then certain things will be resolved.
BIJELJINA - His Holiness the Serbian Patriarch, Irinej, today blessed the people gathered to witness the enthronement of the Bishop of Zvornik and Tuzla, Hrizostom, at the Bijeljina Cathedral, saying each of us must raise a church in his heart.
BANJALUKA – Republika Srpska Police director Gojko Vasic said that the police did not use force during today’s incidents in Potocari and Kravice, adding that all those who used force or broke the law will have to bear responsibility for their actions.
SARAJEVO - FBiH Deputy Prime Minister Jerko Ivankovic Lijanovic announced that at the next session the Cabinet will submit an initiative for a reduction in the contributions which are a burden to the citizenry.
BELGRADE - The presidency of the Serbian Progressive Party (SNS) decided today that the party’s main board will bring a final decision on July 20 as to what the reconstruction of the Serbian Cabinet will entail, and party leader Aleksandar Vucic said he will propose the most serious changes in the history of the political system.
BELGRADE - SNS president Aleksandar Vucic today said that his party will propose to their coalition partners key goals pertaining to the functioning of the Cabinet following its reconstruction.
BELGRADE - The Democratic Party of Serbia (DSS) feels that no reconstruction of the Cabinet can fix fundamentally bad policies and the general difficult state in the country, and that elections must be called immediately, announced party leader Vojislav Kostunica.
LIM - A Bistrica power company (on the Lim River) employee was killed while working on a generator during normal annual maintenance, reports RTS.
PODGORICA - Montenegrin President Filip Vujanovic placed a wreath today at the ‘Partisan Warrior Monument’ in the Gorica Memorial Park on the occasion of Montenegrin Statehood Day. /end/sg