PM says Serbia won't join NATO

Serbia will not join NATO and there will be no referendum on that because its choice is military neutrality, Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said on Tuesday, adding that Serbia stayed on the European path.

"Our policy is, we love Serbia, respect the US and Russia, we are going to the EU, but love Serbia above all," he told Serbian Radio-Television, commenting on a recently ratified Serbia-NATO agreement on cooperation in logistical support. "We haven't done anything wrong, we did the best for our country."

Vucic said "Serbia must stay on the European path" and introduce European Union rules and standards. "It's important the we are on the European path also because of investors... Despite the good relations with Russia, I'm not willing to sacrifice Serbia's European path."

Vucic also said that an early parliamentary election would "most probably be held on April 24."

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