Bishops denounce Serbia's leaders

January 1997
Christian Century;1/22/97, Vol. 114 Issue 3, p72
Reports on the Serbian Orthodox Church's criticism of Serbia's political leaders for committing widespread fraud in the November 17, 1996 local elections. Public protests against President Slobodan Milosevic for refusing to recognize opposition victories in the elections; Condemnation of the government's attempt to crush the will of the people; Rhetoric of national pride against former communist leaders.


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