BELGRADE – Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic received at the Palace of Serbia on Friday the newly-appointed US ambassador to Belgrade, Kyle Randolph Scott, who presented his credentials.

Ambassador Scott said that he is honoured to present the credentials whereby his country and President Barack Obama authorise him to perform the duty of US ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to Serbia.

President Nikolic wished Ambassador Scott welcome to Serbia.

Earlier on Friday, President Nikolic also received the credentials of Ambassadors U Myo Aye of Myanmar, Konstantinos Iliadis of Cyprus, Kasim Asker Hasan Ali of Iraq, Isabel Cristina de Azevedo Heyvaert of Brazil and Vladimir Gasparic of Slovenia.