Category Archives: Kosovo (territory)

Diocese of Raška and Prizren strongly condemns anti-Serb graffiti with Nazi symbols in Gnjilane

February 15, 2017. Serbian Orthodox Bishop in Kosovo-Metohija strongly condemned anti-Serb graffiti which apeared on several locations in the vicinity of the Serbian Orthodox church in Gnjilane, as well as on the road to the Serbian village of Donja Budriga, as reports press-service of Raška and Prizren Diocese. “These graffiti demonstrate the atmosphere of hatred in which since 1999. y. […]

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Russian permanent envoy to OSCE says Kosovo authorities enables attacks on churches

February 3, 2017, the Russian Foreign Ministry has criticized the Kosovo authorities over violations of the rights of Orthodox Christians and attacks on their churches, as reports interfax. “Take, for example, the situations surrounding the [Cathedral] Church of Christ the Savior in Pristina and the Church of St. Nicholas in Prizren. One gets the impression that the obstructing of their […]

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Bishop Theodosius – Kosovo Serbs fear new attacks from Albanians

February 2, 2017 – In the event of new attacks, the Kosovo police will not be able to assure adequate protection for the Orthodox Christian sites in Kosovo and Metohija. The region is experiencing a “huge potential” for new unrest from the local Albanian population, stated the bishop of the Razka-Metojiha diocese Theodosius (Sibalic). In March 2004, Kosovo Albanians have […]

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Kosovo Ministry of Culture bans reconstruction works at Holy Archangels Monastery near Prizren

October 12, 2016. Diocese of Raška and Prizren, Serbian Orthodox Church published communique on Kosovo Ministry of Culture ban. “Kosovo Ministry of Culture with its Institute for Protection of Cultural Monuments and the local Prizren Department of Urbanism has blocked continuation of the reconstruction works on St. Nicholas church at the Holy Archangels Monastery near Prizren these days. The Inspectors […]

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Othodox chapel and cemetery dececrated in Kosovo

October 3, 2016. Diocese of Raska-Prizren and Kosovo-Metohija of Serbian Orthodox  Church published communique on the facts of recent desecration of an orthodox chapel and cemetery. On the occasion of a recent visit to the Serbian Orthodox communal cemetery in Priština, Fr. Saša Mitrović the local priest could see sad and disturbing scenes. Recently repaired and cleaned the cemetery chapel […]

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