The World From Berlin Serbia Must Work Through Its 'Dark Past'

This week, the former Yugoslavian Republic of Serbia, officially applied for membership in the European Union. German commentators worry that it's too much, too soon, and fret over how welcoming the former pariah nation into the European bloc might lead to trouble.
Lights illuminate city hall in Belgrade, Serbia, as Serbians celebrate the lifting of visa restrictions to EU countries.

Lights illuminate city hall in Belgrade, Serbia, as Serbians celebrate the lifting of visa restrictions to EU countries.

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-- Cathrin Schaer