Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Moldova

Belgrade-Pristina Dialogue: High-Level meeting in Brussels on 7 September

Brussels, 02/09/2020 - 14:32, UNIQUE ID: 200902_6
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On Monday 7 September, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, Josep Borrell, and the EU Special Representative for the Belgrade-Pristina Dialogue and other Western Balkan regional issues, Miroslav Lajčák, will host the President of Serbia, Aleksandar Vučić, and the Prime Minister of Kosovo, Avdullah Hoti, for another high-level meeting of the Belgrade-Pristina Dialogue in Brussels.

As part of the comprehensive agreement to normalise relations between Kosovo and Serbia, the meeting will address non-majority community arrangements, and the settlement of mutual financial claims/property. This weekend, ahead of the high-level meeting, EU Special Representative Lajčák will host the fourth expert-level meeting on the topics previously discussed, namely missing and displaced persons and economic cooperation.

The High-level meeting of the Belgrade-Pristina Dialogue is scheduled to start at 10:00 on 7 September. Photo and video coverage will be provided by the EEAS and available on Council and EbS channels.

High Representative Borrell will give a press statement before the start of the Dialogue meeting and EU Special Representative Lajčák at the end of the meeting. Both statements will be broadcast on Council and EbS channels, the HRVP’s statement at approximately 10:30 and the EUSR’s statement after the end of the meeting.

Due to the coronavirus-related limitations, access for the media to the EEAS building will not be possible.