HINA : No EU Member State has Objections for Croatia Entering Schengen Area No member state had objections to the proposal to admit Croatia to Schengen, HINA reports. The accession of Bulgaria, Croatia and Romania to the Schengen area..
The European Commission adopts its 2022 Enlargement Package The European Commission adopted its 2022 Enlargement Package, providing a detailed assessment of the state of play and the progress made by the Western Balkans and Turkey on their..
Tensions between Greece and Turkey flare up Turkey’s President Recep Erdogan called on Greece to stop militarizing Greek islands near Turkey warning that Turkish military forces could come “at night”. Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs..
Bujar Osmani: Republic of North Macedonia must change its constitution if it wants to become a member of the EU The Republic of North Macedonia has begun EU accession negotiations, but to continue it has to change its constitution, said Bujar Osmani,..
Serbia is a regional military power According to the annual report of the US military website Global Firepower, Serbia has the largest military force in the Western Balkans. According to a total of 50 criteria, the Serbian army ranks 61st in..
Montenegro's government faces no-confidence vote over agreement with Serbian church A number of government coalition parties, led by the Democratic Party of Socialists (DPS) of President Milo Đukanović, announced a no-confidence motion in..
Price of PCR tests becomes a political issue in Greece The opposition parties in Greece have called for early Parliamentary elections and have accused this country’s government for lacking a strategy to tackle the Covid-19 pandemic. The state..
The Balkans and the Afghan refugees Turkey does not have any obligation whatsoever to become a safe haven for Afghan refugees, Turkey’s President Recep Erdogan said late Thursday after a cabinet meeting, quoted by BNR’s..
1/3 of people in Turkey say Bulgaria and Turkey are close in terms of culture 2/3 of people in Turkey would vote in favour of EU membership for the country. With young people aged under 24, this percentage is 70. More than 1/3 of..
Serbia calls for a clearer European perspective for Western Balkans "The Western Balkans need a more obvious European perspective." This was stated by Serbian Foreign Minister Nikola Selakovic at a press conference in Berlin with his..