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Professor Andrey Zagorsky comments on situation in Belgrade

Professor Andrey Zagorsky from Moscow State University of International Relations says the government was not prepared for such developments. He says Serbia has failed its duty to protect foreign embassies.

“The question is, to what extent it will be able to protect the embassies under such conditions. This is something that was not envisaged by the Serbian government,” he said.

“Prime Minister Vojislav Kostunica who was calling for the rally has obviously failed to lead the protest in a way he was planning to – in a peaceful way. If there are political victims of these events, they're most likely to include the Prime Minister,” he said.

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