Serbia seeks return of its troops to Kosovo as tensions soar


              Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic, center, attends the government session in Belgrade, Serbia, Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. Serbia on Thursday formally demanded that its security forces return to the breakaway former province of Kosovo, despite warnings from the West that such calls are unlikely to be accepted and only add to tensions in that part of the Balkans. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
            
              Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic attends the government session in Belgrade, Serbia, Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. Serbia on Thursday formally demanded that its security forces return to the breakaway former province of Kosovo, despite warnings from the West that such calls are unlikely to be accepted and only add to tensions in that part of the Balkans. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
            
              In this photo taken on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, Serbian Army soldiers perform during rehearsal exercise in Batajnica, military airport near Belgrade, Serbia. Serbia on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022 formally demanded that its security forces return to the breakaway former province of Kosovo, despite warnings from the West that such calls are unlikely to be accepted and only add to tensions in that part of the Balkans. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
            
              In this photo taken on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, Serbian Army soldiers perform during rehearsal exercise in Batajnica, military airport near Belgrade, Serbia. Serbia on Thursday. Dec. 15, 2022 formally demanded that its security forces return to the breakaway former province of Kosovo, despite warnings from the West that such calls are unlikely to be accepted and only add to tensions in that part of the Balkans. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
Serbia seeks return of its troops to Kosovo as tensions soar