UDC 341.217.02(4-672EU:497.11)
Biblid: 0543-3657, 66 (2015)
Vol. 66, No 1158-1159, pp. 68-88
DOI:

Original scientific paper
Received: 07 Jul 2015
Accepted: 07 Aug 2015

SIGNIFICANCE OF THE WESTERN BALKANS, ESPECIALLY REPUBLIC OF SERBIA IN EUROPEAN INTEGRATION PROCESS

Jončić Vladan (Prof. dr Vladan Jončić, Pravni fakultet Univerziteta u Beogradu), vladanjoncic@gmail.com

Тhe approaching of the Western Balkans to EU Frequently make saome questions, for example, the purpose and significance of the entry of these countries into the European Union. A significant number of analyzes related to this issue. However, the question is whether the EU has the reasons for acess of Western Balkans States. In considering this issue in terms of international relations as factors of objective and subjective criteria can come to concrete and real results. Each of these factors can provide relatively accurate and objective indicators related to this issue. Starting from the political, economic, demographic, geostrategic, military factors and using other methods of getting the result that there are reasonable grounds to countries in the region to enter the EU framework. However, there are quite specific reasons that the EU has an interest in this country to accept members of the Union.

Keywords: Western Balkans, EU geostrategic factors, safety, resources