From left: Jovan 17yo, Marian 17yo, Stevan 17 yo, Dolibor 20 yo Serbian boy from Brezovice. Brezovica is an ethnic Serbian enclave in southern Kosovo, Sharr mountains. Brezovica is a village in Strpce municipality in Kosovo, that is famous for its ski resort. Behind boys there is old Yougoslavian era Hotel. The boys are showing the three-finger salute it is used by some Serbs. Most probably meaning of the salute is the way Orthodox Serbs cross, with the three fingers (which is associated with the Christian Trinity of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit). Another theory brought up by members of Serbian Renewal Movement political party, says that it was popularized by Vuk Dra?kovi? during street demonstrations in March, 1991 in Belgrade, where the three fingers represented the three demands that the Serbian Renewal Movement has put before the government. Serbs are currently the second largest ethnic group in the recently-declared state of Kosovo, which Serbia still claims as sovereign territory. There may be between 120,000 and 150,000 Serbs in Kosovo, forming 7%-8% of its total population.
From left: Jovan 17yo, Marian 17yo, Stevan 17 yo, Dolibor 20 yo Serbian boy from Brezovice. Brezovica is an ethnic Serbian enclave in southern Kosovo, Sharr mountains. Brezovica is a village in Strpce municipality in Kosovo, that is famous for its ski resort. Behind boys there is old Yougoslavian era Hotel. The boys are showing the three-finger salute it is used by some Serbs. Most probably meaning of the salute is the way Orthodox Serbs cross, with the three fingers (which is associated with...
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