Stakeholders involved in drafting the statute on Serbian autonomy want Serbia to stay directly involved in life in northern Kosovo – leaked documents show.
The draft statute of the Association of Serbian Municipalities, one of the key Belgrade-Prishtina deals awaiting implementation, is likely to be complete by early August and to require amendments to Kosovo’s laws, documents obtained by BIRN show.
The Brussels agreements are very vague when it comes to the establishment of 'Zajednica', but if we look at Kosovo laws it should not be a scary prospect for Kosovo—it is just a way for Serbia to save face.
At a joint meeting, Kosovo Serb political leaders accused the EU and Kosovo government of not wanting to establish the Association of Serb-Majority Municipalities.
The EU should share responsibilities to implement and clarify agreements reached between Kosovo and Serbia in Brussels, a new policy note argues.