People holding rainbow flags, takes part in the Gay Pride parade in Belgrade on September 18, 2016. 
The Belgrade Gay Pride parade, the third in a row since the event was marred by violence in 2010, was held without incidents amid tight security as thousands of riot police officers were deployed in the city center. / AFP / Oliver BUNIC        (Photo credit should read OLIVER BUNIC/AFP/Getty Images)

Belgrade Pride goes off without incident despite fears of extremist attack

A Pride parade in Serbia’s capital went off without incident today, with the theme ‘Love Heals the World’. Thousands of police lined the streets today in Belgrade for fear that the parade would be attacked by extremists, as has happened in the past. As well as police on the ground being deployed hours in advance