Before the repeated attacks and damage

Before the repeated attacks and damage

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Church of St. Nicholas
Sveti Nicola

Serbian Orthodox



The parisih home and church were attacked repeatedly after the end of 2002. Stoning in May, June and July, 2003, damaged the entrance and broke windows. Built in 1830 on the grounds of the Old Serbian Monastery of St. Nicholas, the church was the only functioning Serbian Orthodox church left in Kosovo's captial, Pristina, until mob riots burned it out in March 2004. The priest had provided Holy Liturgy for the 200 Serbs remaining in Pristina. After restoration, funded by the European Union, services resumed in 2010.

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The church rebuilt in 2006
Before the repeated attacks and damage
Parish home windows broken in July 30, 2003, attack
Wedding in the church ruins, October 10, 2004<br />Photo: Goran Sivacki, Reuters
Priest and representative of Orthodox Christian Charities in front of the 1830 iconostasis, one of the most valuable in the whole Serbian Church