Assessing the implementation of Public Order and Security Policies in the Context of Kosovo Visa Liberalization Process

 

Published by:

Kosovar Center for Security Studies (KCSS)

 

Title:

Assessing the implementation of Public Order and Security Policies in the Context of Kosovo Visa Liberalization Process

 

Author:

Mentor VRAJOLLI

 

Date:

01.11.2012

 

 

The visa liberalisation process was part of the European perspective offered to Western Balkans (WB) countries at the Thessaloniki Summit 2003. While all countries of the WB entered into some form of contractual modality for visa liberalisation with the EU, Kosovo was left out of the process in part due to political status uncertainties and in part because of lack of EU members’ consensus over the issue.