The (im)possibility of ASM

Nine years have passed since the first agreement on principles governing normalization of relations (commonly referred to as the ‘Brussels agreement’) was signed between Kosovo and Serbia. Despite notable achievements…


Playing the long game… no longer

Warning against the status quo in Kosovo seems pointless now as more ominous scenarios regarding the dialogue on normalization emerge. While the status quo threatened to lock Kosovo and Serbia…


The dialogue between Kosovo and Serbia: Back to technical dialogue?

The Kosovo – Serbia dialogue is perceived as one of the key processes for advancing Kosovo and Serbia on their path towards the European Union membership. However, the dialogue is…


The Blame Game: The EU is not credible? And Kosovo is?

Kosovo is becoming a pro in the blame game - a vicious circle everyone falls prey to eventually, but by rule, at their own expense. In the case of the…


Professionals and propagandists

The media has undergone numerous changes throughout history, especially since the end of the 20th century. The development of technology is noticeable, and the speed with which we share the…


WAR, DIALOGUE AND THE YOUNGER GENERATION

WHAT SHAPES THE OPINION OF THOSE BORN AFTER 1999 When I was asked to write about how young people see the dialogue process between Kosovo and Serbia, I wasn’t expecting…


Are we equal, and why are we not? – the fate of the Serbs south of the Ibar

I remember April 19, 2013, well. We were traveling to Ohrid, to one of the seminars on monitoring the work of local self-government, and by the time we got there,…


Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue Needs a Booster Shot

10 years have passed since the launch of the EU facilitated Kosovo-Serbia dialogue. While relative progress has been made during this time in stabilizing the relationship between the two countries,…


THE ADVANCED CIVILIZATIONS OF KOSOVO AND SERBIA, EXPLAINED

In the grand scheme of things, the squabble over the north does not seem so big. When we look at the stars, we are not looking at them in their…