leaders of EU approved on Thursday to make BiH an official candidate for join Bloc of 27 countries.
Bosnia and Herzegovina granted status of Candidate country today. strong signal to me peoplebut also a clear anticipation for The new authorities to deliver on European Council President Charles Michel said “reforms” in Tweet.
general affairs Ministers of European Union countries It was already agreed on Candidate status for Bosnia earlier this week.
it will be joining Other EU Candidates – Albania, Republic of Moldova of North Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Turkey and Ukraine – in operation for join European Union, which could take many years and involve complex negotiations on Amending local laws to match Those of European Union.
approval was just Configurable after the European affairs Ministers unanimously agreed earlier in a week to endorse a recommendation from the bloc’s executive arm to grant Bosnia status.
the war in Ukraine was an accelerator for block expansion process. EU leaders this month to six Western Balkans countries aspire to join that they have future place in Bloc.
On the top in Albania, the European Union “reaffirmed full and unequivocal commitment to the European Union membership impression of Western Balkans “called for acceleration of Join talks with The membership optimists.
expansion of The European Union has stopped in Last few years. But since Russia attacked Ukraine in In late February, EU officials confirmed the move up Cluster sharing with The countries of the Western Balkans more More decisive than ever to keep Europe safe.
European Union also agreed in June to introduce Moldova and Ukraine candidates for membership He said Georgia would be eligible for Run once in the country met Objectives set by the European Commission, the bloc’s executive arm.
European Commission recommended granting Bosnia candidate member status in October, more From six Years after the country was officially introduced to the join And it’s been nearly three decades since I emerged from the 1992-1995 Race War left more out of 100,000 people dead.
Once a country becomes a candidate, it can still take years before admission to club Takes place. European Union last admitted a new Member, Balkan State of croatia, in 2013. The path towards membership It is a long process, as well countries Must meet detailed host of economic and political conditions.
European Commissioner for Enlargement of the Union Oliver Varhelyi said in October that Bosnia needs reforms on Issues that include the judiciary, anti-corruption, constitutional and electoral issues changes. a little progress on Those were the issues made in Last few years.
While Bosnia expressed its desire to do so join start of the European Union in 2003, the country’s ethnic leaders thus far have proven unwilling to set aside their differences and implement the necessary reforms. The staunchly pro-Russian Bosnian Serb leader, Milorad Dodik, increasingly threatened to separate the Bosnian Serbs-run part of the rest of Country.