Kurz: “We Want Serbia to Join EU ASAP”

People ♦ Published: February 14, 2014; 18:53 ♦ (Vindobona)

According to the Austrian Foreign Minister, the prospect of an EU membership could help accelerate the implementation of reforms.

Kurz: “We Want Serbia to Join EU ASAP” / Picture: © Vindobona.org

Sebastian Kurz, Austrian Foreign Minister, is planning to visit Serbia this month. In the run-up to his official visit, he told Serbian daily Vecernje Novosti, that Austria has always supported Serbia and the Western Balkan region on its path to an EU membership.

Kurz underlined that the end of accession talks between Serbia and the European Union could possibly match the…