Despite instances of aggressive campaigning, election day was overall calm and orderly, said EU election observers in the preliminary report on Kosovo’s mayoral runoffs.
According to the EU Election Observation Mission, Sunday’s local elections were calm, but the campaign environment in Serb-majority municipalities was marred by intimidation targeting non-Srpska Lista political entities.
Representatives from the EU and the University of Prishtina debate problems in Kosovo’s higher education system.
At the current pace of reforms, it is irresponsible to tell the people of the Balkans that they have a European perspective. No, they don’t. Their children do.
At an informal meeting in Brussels with Serbian President Vucic and EU High Representative Mogherini, Kosovo President Thaci agreed to a new phase of the Brussels-facilitated dialogue.