Two Western Balkans politicians spoke out against the idea of changing the borders of Kosovo on Monday.
Outgoing Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj said that the border with Serbia is “untouchable forever”. Speaking in the municipality of Podujevo which borders Serbia, he said that “this border will never be touched again”.
“The doors are closed here, the border is inviolable forever. What we have achieved will never be touched again, not on the table nor behind our back not before us,” the KoSSev portal reported him as saying.
A similar warning came from North Macedonia President Stevo Pendarovski who things any changes of the borders in the Balkans is a dangerous idea.
"In the context of regional security, the state leadership’s view is that changes to the borders in the Balkans is a dangerous idea,” Pendarovski told the parliament Defense and Security Committee.