Latest Stories Tagged: Serbia

Arts, Culture & Media

New nations

Sunday's referendum in southern Sudan got us thinking about new countries for the Geo Quiz. It's worth noting that there have been more than 30 countries created in the past two decades. So here's the question: What are the 5 newest countries?

Conflict & Justice

Nuclear clean-up

BBC Security Correspondent, Gordon Corera, followed a secret convoy transporting spent fuel from a poorly secured reactor in Serbia to Russia. It's part of a larger effort to remove nuclear material in insecure locations.

Politics

Rambo Amadeus

You might think authoritarian political regimes aren't very good for art. But Serbian rock star Rambo Amadeus says tyranny gives art purpose and energy. Now he says cultural life in Serbia has run out of steam. Matthew Brunwasser has today's global hit.

Politics

Serbia apologizes for massacre

Anchor Marco Werman talks to Ljiljana Smajlovic, president of the Journalists Association of Serbia, about the news that Serbia has officially apologized for the 1995 massacre of thousands of Bosnian Muslims in Srebrenica.

Politics

'Sweating Bullets' in Serbia

?Sweating Bullets.? The detective show aired in the US from 1991 to 1993. America may have forgotten Nick Slaughter. But Serbia hasn't. Now there's a documentary called Slaughter Nick for President. Matthew Brunwasser reports from Belgrade.

Arts, Culture & Media

Global Hit

Anchor Marco Werman takes us to the small Serbian town of Guca, population about 20,000 � except when the annual Trumpet Gathering festival is underway. This year it attracted more than 150-thousand people.