Crimea is not Kosovo: Seven Arguments against a False Comparison

Crimea is not Kosovo: Seven Arguments against a False Comparison

The events in Crimea have brought the legality of Kosovo’s declaration of independence back into focus. Russia has played a double game with Kosovo, saying that Western intervention in Kosovo and the state’s independence were illegal, but justifying the occupation and annexation of Crimea by […]

March 30, 2016 GLPS
Association of Serbian Municipalities: From a tool of integration, to a disaster in the making

Association of Serbian Municipalities: From a tool of integration, to a disaster in the making

Part of the Kosovo-Serbia Agreement and on normalization of relations reached through EU mediation, last April 19th in Brussels, was the creation of the Association of Serb Municipalities in Kosovo, an institution tying together Serb-majority Kosovo municipalities with its headquarters in northern Mitrovica. The Association […]

December 5, 2013 GLPS
Visa Liberalization Process in Kosovo: An Assessment Matrix of Achievements and Challenges (Third Assessment Report)

Visa Liberalization Process in Kosovo: An Assessment Matrix of Achievements and Challenges (Third Assessment Report)

Group for Legal and Political Studies, within the visa liberalization project framework, has monitored the ability of Kosovo‟s institutions to progress in meeting the visa liberalization roadmap benchmarks as well as continuously indentified the main challenges deriving thereof. Thus, this third report is particularly focused […]

August 30, 2013 GLPS