Serbia, a landlocked nation in southwestern Europe. It was one of six republics that made up the country of Yugoslavia, which broke up in the early 1990s.
In 2003, all that was left of Yugoslavia were the two republics of Serbia and Montenegro, who formed a loose federation: the name Yugoslavia was history. Three years later, Montenegro split from Serbia. In 2008, Albanian leaders in the southeastern Serbian province of Kosovo declared their independence from Serbia. The move was endorsed by many governments in the West. Here is an automatic compilation of all DW content relating to Serbia.
Demonstrations by mostly young people and students accuse Serbia's election officials of fraud. Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic won the presidency last weekend with 55 percent of the vote, giving his populist Serbian Progressive Party control of both the executive and legislative branches.
Serbia's Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic has won a landslide victory in the country's presidential election. What does it all mean for Serbia and how did he win so big? From our Serbian service, Nemanja Rujevic explains.
Projections indicate Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic won a decisive win against a crowded field of opponents. Serbia's presidency is largely ceremonial, but critics worry Vucic may use the role to consolidate his power.
Presidential elections are taking place in Serbia on Sunday. There are 11 candidates in total - including a rather unusual one. But for exactly that reason, 'Beli,' as he is known, could cause problems for the current favorite, Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic.