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Serbia detains 19 fans upon return from Italy

BELGRADE (AFP) - Police detained 19 football fans upon their return from Italy after clashes between Serbian fans and Italian police that forced the cancellation of a Euro 2012 qualifying match, a minister said Thursday.

"So far, 529 football fans returned to the country and 169 of them had previous police records," Interior Minister Ivica Dacic told B92 radio.

Nineteen of those fans had been detained, Dacic said, adding that they were to be taken before an investigative judge.

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