Serbia, 2007 winner thanks to Balkan bloc, hosts Saturday's final.
The victory of his pro-EU party Sunday defied the Western view of Serbs as unwilling to let go of historical grievances. Now, a peaceful future seems possible.
Cedomir Jovanovic is urging a new brand of politics ahead of the May 11 elections.
Serbia will sign a premembership deal with the E.U. today that could bolster trailing pro-Western parties and give it greater access to record funding for the Balkans.
Russia is sending humanitarian supplies worth $1.7 million directly to Kosovo Serbs, challenging the authority of the US-backed government in Pristina.
European objections keep Georgia, Ukraine off membership track, but US plans for missile-defense program in Europe gets an endorsement.
Tatters of Alexander the Great's empire aren't arguing over territory, but what a nation can call itself.