Serbia PM moved to safety after weapons found near home

A former associate of late Serbian president Slobodan Milosevic and once a staunch ultranationalist, Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic remodelled himself as pro-EU reformerSerbia’s pro-European Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic was moved to a safe location Saturday after an arsenal of weapons, including a rocket-launcher, was found close to his house near Belgrade, which a minister said was “preparation for assassination”. Authorities were alerted by passers-by who found the cache in chests in a forest near Vucic’s family home in Jajinci, south of Belgrade, Interior Minister Nebojsa Stefanovic told reporters. “There is a rocket launcher, four hand grenades and a large quantity of ammunition for 7.62 mm automatic rifles and 7.9 mm sniper rifles,” said Stefanovic.

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