Сексуальное насилие в отношение несовершеннолетних в уголовном законодательстве Республики Сербия
This article examines the provisions of the criminal legislation of the Republic of Serbia on sexual violence against minors. The author considers the extent of this type of crime, and also gives the main provisions of the criminal legislation of Serbia regarding the sexual immunity of juveniles contained in the articles of the Criminal Code, as well as special regulations; and the provisions of international agreements ratified by that country. The main task of the work is the analysis of foreign experience in the protection of the rights of minors. At the same time, the transformation of the norms of the Serbian legislation regarding the sexual inviolability of minors, the implementation of international norms of law, and the expansion of Serbian national law are analyzed. The author outlines the main characteristics of the criminal legislation of Serbia in the issues of counteracting the phenomenon of sexual violence against minors. In this study, separate articles of the Criminal Code of the Republic of Serbia are analyzed and comparative analysis is conducted between them, while in interpreting certain provisions and concretizing law enforcement practice, the author actively engages modern Serbian scientific literature. Legislation of the Republic of Serbia demonstrates a high differentiation in the composition of the crime, which probably makes it possible to combat crime more successfully.