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Serbia Elects Its First Female and Openly Gay Prime Minister - Papermag;

Serbia Elects Its First Female and Openly Gay Prime Minister - Papermag

PapermagSerbia Elects Its First Female and Openly Gay Prime MinisterPapermagAfter a tumultuous journey filled with much opposition from conservative politicians in her country, Ana Brnabic has officially been named the new Prime Minister of Serbia. She was confirmed yesterday in a vote by Parliament, passing 157 to 55, earning ...and more »

New Serbian Government to Continue Opposing Anti-Russian Sanctions - Sputnik International;

New Serbian Government to Continue Opposing Anti-Russian Sanctions - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalNew Serbian Government to Continue Opposing Anti-Russian SanctionsSputnik InternationalSerbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabic said that the new government of Serbia will continue to oppose Western sanctions against Russia. A worker arranges flags of Serbia and EU on a lamppost in Belgrade (File). © AFP 2017/ ALEXA STANKOVIC.and more »

Serbia lawmakers elect 1st female and 1st openly gay premier - New Jersey Herald

Serbia lawmakers elect 1st female and 1st openly gay premierNew Jersey HeraldBELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbian lawmakers elected Ana Brnabic as prime minister on Thursday, 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 ...and more »

Profile: Ana Brnabic, first female prime minister in Serbia - Xinhua

Profile: Ana Brnabic, first female prime minister in SerbiaXinhuaBELGRADE, June 30 (Xinhua) -- Ana Brnabic, first woman and LGBT person to become part of Serbian government, has been elected on Thursday at the parliament as the new Prime Minister of the country by 157 votes out of 250 MPs. Brnabic was born in ...and more »

First session of new Serbian government held - European Western Balkans (press release);

First session of new Serbian government held - European Western Balkans (press release)

European Western Balkans (press release)First session of new Serbian government heldEuropean Western Balkans (press release)BELGRADE – The Government of the Republic of Serbia, at the first session in its new makeup on Friday, adopted a Decision on the appointment of Novak Nedić as the Secretary General of the government, Government of Serbia stated. Serbian Prime ...and more »

New Serbian cabinet holds first session - B92;

New Serbian cabinet holds first session - B92

B92New Serbian cabinet holds first sessionB92The new Serbian government, elected on Thursday, held the first session in Belgrade on Friday, and decided to to appoint Novak Nedic as its secretary-general. Source: B92, Tanjug Friday, June 30, 2017 | 15:44 ...and more »

Serbian Lawmakers Elect First Openly Gay Prime Minister - On Top Magazine;

Serbian Lawmakers Elect First Openly Gay Prime Minister - On Top Magazine

On Top MagazineSerbian Lawmakers Elect First Openly Gay Prime MinisterOn Top MagazineSerbian lawmakers on Thursday elected Ana Brnabic, who is openly lesbian, to be the nation's next prime minister. According to the AP, Parliament approved President Aleksandar Vucic's nomination with a 157-55 vote. “If elected in parliament, I will run ...and more »

Serbia now has its first ever openly gay (and female) prime minster - Gay Times Magazine;

Serbia now has its first ever openly gay (and female) prime minster - Gay Times Magazine

Gay Times MagazineSerbia now has its first ever openly gay (and female) prime minsterGay Times MagazineBrnabic's appointment as the country's first openly gay and female prime minister was confirmed in a parliamentary vote of 157 to 55 on Thursday, despite reports that she was facing opposition from fellow politicians with anti-gay views. She was ...and more »

Serbia's new PM promised new cooperation with Albanians - www.worldbulletin.net;

Serbia's new PM promised new cooperation with Albanians - www.worldbulletin.net

www.worldbulletin.netSerbia's new PM promised new cooperation with Albanianswww.worldbulletin.netAna Brnabiç was voted as the first woman leading the Serbian government, but also as the first Serbian politician openly declared gay. Proposed by President Alexandar Vucic, she received 157 votes in favor and 55 against, promising to bring the country ...and more »

EU backs Serbia's new government amid Russian doubts - Anadolu Agency;

EU backs Serbia's new government amid Russian doubts - Anadolu Agency

Anadolu AgencyEU backs Serbia's new government amid Russian doubtsAnadolu AgencyThe European Union's enlargement chief on Friday welcomed Serbia's new government despite Russian claims Belgrade's EU membership bid is set to fail. On Thursday night the Serbian parliament chose a new government lead by Prime Minister Ana ...and more »

Tokens and Taboos in Serbia - Balkan Insight (blog);

Tokens and Taboos in Serbia - Balkan Insight (blog)

Balkan Insight (blog)Tokens and Taboos in SerbiaBalkan 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 »

"EU bid must not and will not disturb Russia ties" - B92

B92"EU bid must not and will not disturb Russia ties"B92President Aleksandar Vucic spoke on Thursday with Russian State Duma member Sergei Zheleznyak and Lomonosov State University professor Olga Zinovieva. Source: Tanjug Friday, June 30, 2017 | 12:42 ...and more »

First Gay Woman Elected Serbian PM - New Delhi Times;

First Gay Woman Elected Serbian PM - New Delhi Times

New Delhi TimesFirst Gay Woman Elected Serbian PMNew Delhi TimesThe 250-seat Serbian Parliament voted overwhelmingly to elect 41-year-old Ana Brnabic Prime Minister following the proposal by President Aleksander Vucic. Brnabic's election as the first openly gay prime minister is of particular note in Serbia, as the ...and more »

Serbia lawmakers elect 1st female and 1st openly gay PM - Newburgh Gazette

Serbia lawmakers elect 1st female and 1st openly gay PMNewburgh GazetteA total of 157 out of 250 deputies voted in favour of prime minister Ana Brnabic's government, the Serbian government said in a statement late on Thursday. Ms Brnabic joins a handful of other openly gay leaders in Europe, including new Irish Prime ...and more »

In Serbia, the new Prime Minister was a woman with gay - AppsforPCdaily;

In Serbia, the new Prime Minister was a woman with gay - AppsforPCdaily

AppsforPCdailyIn Serbia, the new Prime Minister was a woman with gayAppsforPCdailyAna Brnabic at a parliamentary session in Belgrade on Wednesday. Credit Marko Djurica Reuters Ana Brnabic at a parliamentary session in Belgrade on Wednesday. Credit Marko Djurica ReutersBELGRADE Serbia. Author Floyd Cook. 30 June, 2017.and more »

Serbia's parliament endorses Ana Brnabic-led government - SeeNews;

Serbia's parliament endorses Ana Brnabic-led government - SeeNews

SeeNewsSerbia's parliament endorses Ana Brnabic-led governmentSeeNewsBELGRADE (Serbia), June 30 (SeeNews) – Serbia's parliament endorsed a new government led by Ana Brnabic which is expected to stay on reform course to improve the quality of life of the country's citizens. A total of 157 out of 250 deputies voted in ...and more »

Serbia gets first gay woman PM - Viet Nam News

Serbia gets first gay woman PMViet Nam NewsBELGRADE — The Serbian parliament yesterday voted in Ana Brnabic, an openly gay woman, as the country's Prime Minister in a landmark move for the patriarchal conservative country and the entire Balkans region. The 41-year old Brnabic and her cabinet ...and more »

Serbia's new cabinet takes oath - TASS

Serbia's new cabinet takes oathTASSBELGRADE, June 30. /TASS/. The new cabinet of ministers of Serbia, led by Prime Minister Ana Brnabic, took oath on Thursday. The ministers read out the text of the oath in unison and then put their signatures under the written version during the ...and more »

Serbia elects gov't with Ana Brnabic as new PM - Xinhua;

Serbia elects gov't with Ana Brnabic as new PM - Xinhua

XinhuaSerbia elects gov't with Ana Brnabic as new PMXinhuaAna Brnabic (1st L, Front) and new cabinet members take the oath of office at the Serbian Parliament building in Belgrade, Serbia, on June 29, 2017. Serbian parliament on Thursday elected the new government of Prime Minister Ana Brnabic, which ...and more »

Backgrounder: Makeup of Serbia's new cabinet - Xinhua

Backgrounder: Makeup of Serbia's new cabinetXinhuaBELGRADE, June 29 (Xinhua) -- The new cabinet of Serbia, presided by Prime Minister Ana Brnabic, first woman PM who replaced Aleksandar Vucic at the helm of the government, was endorsed by the country's parliament on Thursday. The new government ...and more »