Serbia Lacks Money To Purchase New Equipment For Its Army

BELGRADE – Serbian army will spend 55 billion dinars (452 million euros) next year, which is 5 billion less than this year – it is provided by the draft state budget for 2015.  Three billion dinars, intended for new weapons and equipment, will be sufficient only for smaller purchases. There will be no money for … Read more

Serbia eyes buying Tor, Pantsir, Buk air defense systems, MiG-29 jet fighters

BELGRADE – Serbia eyes buying Russian-made Tor, Pantsir, and Buk air defense systems as well as MiG-29 jet fighters, in response to Croatia’s plans to purchase US-made MGM-140 ATACMS tactical missiles. The Serbian military has already sent its requests to Moscow. They will be considered by the end of January by a bilateral commission on technical … Read more