Serbs overwhelmingly support EU reforms, less keen on membership

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By bne IntelliNews A new survey of Serbian citizens shows that a substantial majority of almost two-thirds (65%) believe that the reforms needed for Serbia’s accession to the EU should be carried out, but a considerably smaller number – 43% – actually want Serbia to join the EU. Serbia is an EU accession candidate, but support for joining the bloc has waned in recent years as the accession process has dragged on. The pressure put on Serbia to align with EU foreign policy and join Western sanctions on Russia has also caused pro-EU sentiment in the country to decline. The survey carried out by t…

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