After Djukanovic’s exit, there is reason to worry about Montenegro’s commitment to the West.
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Serbia’s refusal to accept Kosovo’s sovereignty is increasing the possibility of renewed conflict in the region.
The Dayton Accords made Bosnia a dysfunctional state. Ukraine should resist pressure for a similar flawed peace deal.
Putin may try to destabilise the Western Balkans by ending EUFOR’s mandate, but that may lead to a NATO comeback.
The perceived EU disengagement with Bosnia is encouraging separatist politics.
Biden’s re-engagement with Europe can start with an easy diplomatic win in the Balkans that would secure the region.