Maintenance. We are currently updating the site. Please check back shortly
Members login
  • TrustLaw
  • Members Portal
Subscribe

Kosovo says reaches deal with Serbia on ties

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Fri, 19 Apr 2013 02:27 PM
Author: Reuters
Tweet Recommend Google + LinkedIn Bookmark Email Print
Leave us a comment

PRISTINA, April 19 (Reuters) - Serbia and its former province of Kosovo have reached an EU-brokered accord aimed at settling relations between the Balkan foes, a Kosovo government minister said on Friday, in a breakthrough that could see the EU open membership talks with Belgrade.

"And the white smoke is out! Habemus pactum! Happy:)))" tweeted Kosovo's EU integration minister, Vlora Citaku. Asked by text message whether a deal had been struck, Citaku replied: "Yes". A second government official also confirmed the agreement.

(Reporting by Fatos Bytyci; Writing by Matt Robinson; Editing by Andrew Roche)

We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, anecdotes, links and data. If you see a comment that you believe is irrelevant or inappropriate, you can flag it to our editors by using the report abuse links. Views expressed in the comments do not represent those of the Thomson Reuters Foundation. For more information see our Acceptable Use Policy.

comments powered by Disqus
LATEST SLIDESHOW

Latest slideshow

See allSee all
FEATURED JOBS
Featured jobs