Did Serbia just build a higher wall around herself?

20 May

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/21/world/europe/serbian-presidential-elections.html?pagewanted=1&ref=world

Tomislav Nikolic, a nationalist and former cemetery supervisor, declared victory on Sunday in Serbia’s presidential runoff election, a surprising result that cast doubt on whether Serbia would remain on its path toward entry into the European Union or look east toward Russia.”

The most depressing, and what may turn out to be the most dangerous, part is the apathy — only 36% of the electorate voted.

See “Milosevic Party Emerges as Kingmaker” May 8

 

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