Minstar Nenad Popović laid the wreath to the final resting place of Serdar Janko Vukotić – on the occasion of 103 years’ anniversary of the Battle of Mojkovac

This year marks the 103 anniversary of the Battle of a Mojkovac between the Austro-Hungarian Army led by the General Wilhelm von Reiner and Montenegrin Army under the command of the General Janko Vukotić, which took place on the Orthodox Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, i.e., January 6 and 7, 1916. In regard to this significant event,

Following the trail of legendary WWI military commanders and heroes – Association “Kajmakčalan”

На молбу Удружења за неговање и чување српске баштине “Кајмакчалан” из Београда, 25.11.2018. године организован је обилазак последњих почивалишта и меморијала знаменитих војсковођа, хероја и хероина 1. Светског рата сахрањених на Новом гробљу, уз стручно вођење наше колегинице, историчарке уметности, др Виолете Обреновић.

У току ове шетње, која је била посвећена великанима Великог рата,

New Cemetery of Belgrade – Open-air Museum within free application „Zvezdara on the Palm of Your Hand“

The official presentation of the Application “Zvezdara on the Palm of Your Hand”, designed for the purpose of promoting culture, heritage and quality of life, was held on December 13, 2018 at the grand hall of the Zvezdara Municipality.

Inspired by the needs of the citizens of this municipality and numerous visitors, the Application included cultural and historic monuments,

Representatives of the Russian Federation Treasury visiting the Memorial Cemetery of Belgrade Defenders

In the course of the official visit of the Russian Federation Treasury Department members to the Ministry of Finance and Treasury of the Republic of Serbia, the representatives of this institution paid their respects and laid the wreaths at the Memorial Cemetery of Belgrade Defenders. Subsequent to hearing the brief story on the history and artistic value of this memorial complex,

Delegation of the City of Obninsk – visiting the Memorial Cemetery of Belgrade Defenders and New Cemetery of Belgrade

In the course of its official visit to the Municipality of Palilula, the Delegation of the City of Obninsk, headed by the Mayor Vladmir Sapsa, visited the Memorial Cemetery of Belgrade Defenders on November 16, 2018 in order to pay respects and lay a wreath onto the Monument to the Red Army Soldier within this memorial complex.

92 years from death of politician and statesman Nikola Pašić commemorated at the New Cemetery of Belgrade

On the occasion of the 92nd Anniversary from death of politician and statesman Nikola Pašić, the Assistant Mayor of Belgrade, Andreja Mladenović paid his respects and laid flowers to the last resting place of Nikola Pašić, on Wednesday, December 12, 2018.

Elaborating the role of Nikola Pašić, Andrija Mladenović pointed out that Pasic was one of the most prominent figures in Serbian politics and what is not widely known,

Remembrance Day commemorated at the New Cemetery of Belgrade

100 years form signing the armistice in the WWI was commemorated on November 11, 2018, at the New Cemetery of Belgrade, in terms of the state ceremony with participation of the Diplomatic corps of Belgrade. The central state manifestation of laying wreaths and paying respects at the Memorial Ossuary of Belgrade Defenders (1914-1918), was conducted by the Minister of Internal Affairs,

Commemoration at the Austro- Hungarian Military Cemetery- WWI Armistice Centenary

On November 10, 2018, the commemoration ceremony intended to honor Austro-Hungarian soldiers killed during the battles for Belgrade in the WWI in addition to all casualties of the Great War, was held at the Austro-Hungarian Military Cemetery within the New Cemetery of Belgrade. This year, the ceremony was especially dignified due to the upcoming centenary of the WWI Armistice.

Armistice Day Commemorations at the New Cemetery of Belgrade – 100 Years Anniversary of WWI Armistice

Each November at the New Cemetery of Belgrade is marked with the series of commemorations devoted to all victims of the Great War. In a view of the upcoming Centenary of the WWI Armistice, two significant events will take place during this week at the New Cemetery in Belgrade:

The first Commemoration devoted to the victims of the Great War will be held on Saturday,

“Days of Freedom” – Commemoration of 100 years’ anniversary liberation from of Belgrade in WWI – (New Cemetery in Belgrade – Serbia)

Within the event „Days of Freedom“, and on the occasion of WWI Armistice Centenary and Commemoration of 100 years anniversary liberation of Belgrade in WWI (November 1), on November 1, 2018 the wreaths were first laid at the WWI French Military Cemetery, by the French State Secretary for Defense, Geneviève Darrieussecq, Serbian Minister for Labor,