Vessela Tcherneva - 11 December 2019
The new French EU enlargement reform proposal is a reasonable attempt to overcome the debate about Macron’s recent veto.
Vessela Tcherneva & Tara Varma - 25 October 2019
Without a credible path to EU membership, the Western Balkans could easily succumb to the lure of regional nationalism – and to generous Russian, Turkish, and Chinese offers in the EU’s own back yard.
Vessela Tcherneva - 10 October 2019
The future high representative recognises the scale of the geopolitical challenge in the Balkans. But it won’t be up to him alone to meet this challenge.
Vessela Tcherneva - 07 August 2019
The main message for the Western Balkans is clear: countries in the region need to demonstrate a sufficient level of political governance before any technical process of EU accession can begin.
Vessela Tcherneva - 24 June 2019
The recent European Parliamentary elections revealed that there is more to Europe's political geography than the traditional east-west divide
Vessela Tcherneva - 09 May 2019
North Macedonia's recent successes have sent a ripple throughout the region
Vessela Tcherneva - 13 November 2018
This is the time for EU and its member states to push for solutions to the Serbia-Kosovo landswap that have domestic support and that enhance wider stability in the region
Vessela Tcherneva - 28 September 2018
A clear majority in favour of the name deal in the referendum on September 30 would help to relieve tensions in the Balkans
Joanna Hosa & Jeremy Shapiro & Vessela Tcherneva & Nick Witney - 06 July 2018
Our experts pick out four main topics to pay attention to ahead of the NATO Summit in Brussels
Vessela Tcherneva - 04 July 2018
A divided EU - with an unstable Germany, a UK on its way out and renegade central eastern member states - is only of interest to the US as an ally in competition with Russia and China
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