Serbian PM Aleksandar Vucic says that #Serbia will maintain good relations with Russia and the EUTensions had been high as the Serbs brought their 'badnjak' or yule log to church in the town of Đakovica/Gjakova Heavy police presence as protesters against displaced marking #Serbia Xmas Eve in #Kosovo hurl eggs and firecrackers The cost of #Skopje's festive decorations is expected to tally up to at least €430,000 Serbia says however that Kosovo will only get an extension to its own +381 code as agreed in an EU-brokered deal agreed on August 25 Serbian police playing snowballs with refugees kids21 #people have died trying to reach #LesvosTurkey: Bodies of at least 9 refugees wash ashore on #Turkey’s Aegean coast 31 Hungarian policemen on their way to help at the Macedonian-Greek border The kids, their pregnant mum and their grandparents will need to walk 3.5 km in the snow to reach #Presevo in #Serbia Police commander of Kosovar Special Forces Police unit ROSU is asking Vetevendosje to leave city council More than 200 migrants rescued off Greek islands in 4 incidents; 1 dead, coast guard says Šentilj, #Slovenia dispatch: Desperate continue to seek #Europe's safety in extreme cold. #UNHCR on sites to help It's snowing in #Presevo. Kids enjoying it for now but it will make an miserable journey infinitely worse. This is "Afghan Hill" in #Moria camp in #Greece nnAt night temperatures drop below 0° and it snowed for 2 days. Relief for #refugees as aid workers distribute new shoes after first snowfall blankets Tabanovce camp in #Macedonia Revolt of immigrants and #refugees at the detention center of Corinth #Greece Former mayor of Sergiyev Posad, home to Russia's most famous monastery, arrested in Serbia on corruption charges 4 boats until now in Sykamnia, Lesvos temperature -4C,many babies,kidsA fire broke out in Croatia's #Dubrovnik today just as a New Year's Eve concert was being held nearby The #Idomeni border is closed with #migrants and #refugees still blocked by authorities from entering the camp Bosnian Army Commander Charged with War Crimes #Bulgaria arrests #Macedonia national caught with 119 #migrants in truck, including 30 young children Turkish PM asks Serbian president to help in dispute with Russia; Serbian president acceptsArsonists set alight car in #Bosnia capital belonging to journalist couple from Pink BH television station Application for Kosovo country code postponed Republican parties in Albania, Kosovo, Serbia mulling decision to form regional union Bosnian court keeps 8 terrorism suspects in custody Davutoğlu: 'We know that Serbia is a friend of Russia's. We also had great ties with Russia and hope it will be like that again in the future' 4,000 people are outside #RepublikaSrpska's National Assembly to #protest labour #law

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6 January 2016
Heavy police presence as protesters against displaced marking #Serbia Xmas Eve in #Kosovo hurl eggs and firecrackers
The cost of #Skopje's festive decorations is expected to tally up to at least €430,000
Turkey: Bodies of at least 9 refugees wash ashore on #Turkey’s Aegean coast
31 Hungarian policemen on their way to help at the Macedonian-Greek border
The kids, their pregnant mum and their grandparents will need to walk 3.5 km in the snow to reach #Presevo in #Serbia
Šentilj, #Slovenia dispatch: Desperate continue to seek #Europe's safety in extreme cold. #UNHCR on sites to help
It's snowing in #Presevo. Kids enjoying it for now but it will make an miserable journey infinitely worse.
This is "Afghan Hill" in #Moria camp in #Greece nnAt night temperatures drop below 0° and it snowed for 2 days.
Relief for #refugees as aid workers distribute new shoes after first snowfall blankets Tabanovce camp in #Macedonia
4 boats until now in Sykamnia, Lesvos temperature -4C,many babies,kids
A fire broke out in Croatia's #Dubrovnik today just as a New Year's Eve concert was being held nearby
The #Idomeni border is closed with #migrants and #refugees still blocked by authorities from entering the camp
#Bulgaria arrests #Macedonia national caught with 119 #migrants in truck, including 30 young children
Arsonists set alight car in #Bosnia capital belonging to journalist couple from Pink BH television station
Republican parties in Albania, Kosovo, Serbia mulling decision to form regional union
4,000 people are outside #RepublikaSrpska's National Assembly to #protest labour #law