Wary Kosovars are not jumping with joy about the visa liberalization recommendation, but the European Commission’s proposal marks a milestone nevertheless.
Most Kosovars expect the final phase of the dialogue with Serbia to end with recognition, while fewer think there will be land swaps or partition, according to new poll.
Prizren Mayor Mytaher Haskuka was turned away at the border with Serbia while travelling to Croatia for an official trip.
If the European Commission affirms its proposal to give Kosovo visa liberalization soon, the decision will still have to go through the Parliament and the Council of Ministers and it is unclear how long this could take.
Kosovo President Hashim Thaci sent a correspondence to the European Union, affirming the end of the mandate of EU’s rule of law mission in Kosovo.