Josep Borrell

Kosovo, Serbia Verbally Agree on ‘Implementation Deal’ to Normalize Ties

EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs Josep Borrell on Saturday night, after a marathon meeting in Ohrid, North Macedonia, declared that Serbia and Kosovo had reached a deal on implementing the EU-backed plan for normalization of ties.

However, Kosovo Prime Minister Albin Kurti and Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic continued bickering at separate press conferences.

Vucic: Some kind of agreement made, I did not sign anything, this was no D-Day

OHRID - Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said in Ohrid, North Macedonia, on Saturday evening some kind of agreement had been made in a new round of Belgrade-Pristina dialogue and that he was pleased with that, and noted that he had not signed anything and that "this was no D-Day."

The meetings in Ohrid lasted 12 hours; "I said what are our red lines"

The meeting, which was called by the High Representative of the EU, Josep Borrell, and at which participation was confirmed by the president of Serbia, Aleksandar Vucic, and the Prime Minister of the temporary institutions in Pristina, will take place with the support of the Special Representative of the EU, Miroslav Lajcak.

Borrell: North Macedonia made a Commitment to Include in its Constitution Citizens of other Nationalities such as Bulgarians

"North Macedonia has undertaken the commitment to amend its Constitution to include citizens living within the country's borders who are part of other nationalities such as Bulgarians."

High-level Belgrade-Pristina meeting to take place in Ohrid Saturday

BRUSSELS - Saturday's high-level meeting of the Belgrade-Pristina dialogue, to be held in Ohrid, North Macedonia, will begin at 10 am, the EU press service has announced.

In a statement, it said the meeting would be convened by EU foreign policy and security chief Josep Borrell.