The new methodology for EU membership negotiations proposed by the EC is yet to be approved by all 27 EU
When North Macedonia finally joins, that will be the eighth enlargment of NATO.
Not unlike Bulgaria and Romania before it, Croatia will seek to promote the further enlargement of the EU in the
Western failures in Eastern Europe and at home, coupled with Eastern Europeans' impotence, have entrenched post-communism, the highest stage of
Western Europe has overwhelming reasons, both geopolitical and civilizational, to prioritize Eastern Europe above other regions.
The rationale for Macron's decision doesn't make sense as purely "enlargement fatique".
By Suad Skenderi The Republic of North Macedonia has been a country that relied on the vision to become a
Zoran Zaev's overwhelming priority since taking over in 2017 has been to secure the start of North Macedonia's EU membership
Size and a desire to join set Ukraine apart from the rest of the world in a unique way as
The EU is preparing similar missions in four other countries in the Western Balkans on the Balkan Route of migrants
The other two Western Balkan EU bidders, Macedonia and Montenegro, do not seem extremely enthusiastic, either.