Published in the media statements about "Russian track" in the riots in Serbia are "spreading" and "paid", stated in the official comments of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia.

the Purpose of these publications is "to cast a shadow on the Russian-Serbian partnership" is specified in the message.

The Ministry expressed hope for speedy termination of violence and restoration of order and stability in Serbia.

On the night of 8 June in Belgrade began a massive protest against repeated restrictions due to the coronavirus. Later, the riots started in other cities. The interior Minister of Serbia, Nebojsa Stefanovic, said that the activists want to seize power.