List of Serbian parliamentary opposition leaders

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Leader of the Opposition
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Incumbent
Bojan Pajtić

since 31 May 2014
Term length While leader of the largest political party not in government
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The Opposition (Serbian: Опозиција; Opozicija) in Serbia is the body of political parties represented in the parliament which are not a part of the government supported by the parliamentary majority.

The Leader of the Opposition (Serbian: Вођа oпозицијe; Vođa opozicije) is the unofficial title held by the leader of the largest party of the opposition.

8th National Assembly[edit]

In the 8th National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia (2008-2012), the parties in the National Assembly that included the opposition were:

The leader of the opposition was Vojislav Šešelj, leader of the Serbian Radical Party. Due to his incarceration at the ICTY from 2003, acting leaders of the opposition in his place were Tomislav Nikolić (until 2008), then Dragan Todorović.

9th National Assembly[edit]

In the 9th National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia (2012-2014), the parties in the National Assembly that include the opposition were:

The leader of the opposition was Dragan Đilas, leader of the Democratic Party.

10th National Assembly[edit]

In the 10th National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia (2014-), the parties in the National Assembly that include the opposition are:

The leader of the opposition is Bojan Pajtić, leader of the Democratic Party.

List of leaders of the Opposition[edit]

# Leader Political Party Term of office
1 Vuk Draskovic by Kubik 01.JPG Vuk Drašković Serbian Renewal Movement 1990–2000
2 Milosevic-Lopez cropped 1.jpg Slobodan Milošević[1] Socialist Party of Serbia 2000–2003
Živadin Jovanović.jpg Živadin Jovanović[2] Socialist Party of Serbia 2001
No image.png Mirko Marjanović[2] Socialist Party of Serbia 2001–2002
No image.png Bogoljub Bjelica[2] Socialist Party of Serbia 2002–2003
Ivica Dačić 2011.jpg Ivica Dačić[2] Socialist Party of Serbia 2003
3 Vojislav Šešelj Crop.jpg Vojislav Šešelj[3] Serbian Radical Party 2003–2012
Tomislav Nikolić 2012.jpg Tomislav Nikolić[4] Serbian Radical Party 2003–2008
Dragan Todorović crop.jpg Dragan Todorović[5] Serbian Radical Party 2008–2012
4 Tomislav Nikolić 2012.jpg Tomislav Nikolić Serbian Progressive Party 2012
Aleksandar Vučić crop.jpg Aleksandar Vučić[6] Serbian Progressive Party 2012
5 Boris Tadic 2010.jpg Boris Tadić Democratic Party 2012
6 Dragan Đilas 2013.jpg Dragan Đilas Democratic Party 2012–2014
7 Bojan Pajtić (2014).jpg Bojan Pajtić Democratic Party 2014–Present

References[edit]

  1. ^ Incarcerated at the ICTY from 2001
  2. ^ a b c d Acting for Milošević
  3. ^ Incarcerated at the ICTY during his entire term as the Leader of the Opposition
  4. ^ Party vice-president, serving instead of Šešelj
  5. ^ Acting for Šešelj, due to Nikolić's resignation from the party
  6. ^ Acting party leader due to the resignation of Nikolić, following the latter's election for President of the Republic

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