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The West backs Balkan autocrats to keep the peace, again - The Economist

ON JUNE 23RD, in the presence of as many foreign dignitaries as he could muster, Aleksandar Vucic had himself anointed president of Serbia. The former prime minister, elected on April 2nd, had taken the oath of office in May, but decided to stage a big ...and more »

Serbia Gets Its First Female, and First Openly Gay, Premier - New York Times

BELGRADE, Serbia — When President Aleksandar Vucic of Serbia nominated Ana Brnabic to the powerful post of prime minister this month, the West hailed it as a landmark decision that put her on course to become the country's first female and first ...and more »

Gay politician takes office as Serbia's Prime Minister - PinkNews

History has been made in Serbia, as out politician Ana Brnabić takes office as the country's Prime Minister. AdChoices. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. Ms Brnabić, 41, was nominated for the position two weeks ago by right-wing President ...and more »

Serbia's first female PM sticks to EU path - EURACTIV

Serbia's first female prime minister pledged on Wednesday (28 June) to reform education and push for the digitalisation of state administration to take the country closer to European Union membership. Ana Brnabić, the prime minister-designate who in a ...and more »

Serbian Lawmakers, In Historic First, Elect Openly Gay, Female Prime Minister - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Serbian lawmakers elected Ana Brnabic as prime minister on June 29, making history by choosing both the conservative Balkan nation's first female prime minister and its first openly gay leader. Parliament voted 157-55 to approve the government of the ...and more »

Tokens and Taboos in Serbia - Balkan Insight (blog)

Pinkwashing or not, the appointment of Ana Brnabic as PM was a good move for human rights in Serbia. Ana Brnabic is one of the very few openly out people in a country where attacks on LGBT people are still common. Photo: Beta. Since the assassination ...and more »

Corrections: July 1, 2017 - New York Times

INTERNATIONAL. Because of an editing error, an article on Thursday about the new prime minister of Serbia, Ana Brnabic, referred incorrectly to her political affiliation. She is backed by the Serbian Progressive Party, but she is not a member of any party.and more »

Serbia names gay woman, Ana Brnabic, as prime minister - The Times

Serbia is set to confirm an openly gay woman as prime minister in a double first for the Balkan nation as it seeks to join the European Union. The appointment of Ana Brnabic, 41, who has a master's degree from Hull University, has been welcomed by ...and more »

Ana Brnabic defies critics to become first woman to lead Serbia - Irish Times

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Serbia Approves First Female and Openly Gay Premier - Bloomberg

Ana Brnabic (center) attends a swearing-in ceremony at the Serbian Parliament in Belgrade on Aug. 11, 2016. Photographer: ALEXA STANKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images. SHARE THIS ARTICLE. Share · Tweet · Post · Email. Lawmakers loyal to Serb President ...and more »