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Should Kosovo be considered an independent country?
Kosovo should be considered an independent country.
of UN, EU, and NATO countries view Kosovo as independent.
It was autonomously governed during the soviet Yugoslavia period of history.
Yugoslavia was ruled by a league of communists, that's how they voted on things, along with the main states of Serbia, Montenegro, Slovenia, Macedonia and Croatia, there were two autonomous provinces of Serbia that had the same amount of power. Kosovo was one of them, the other was Vojvodina.
Recognition of Kosovo as independent country might lead other regions to seek independence in other countries.
Kosovo has not obtained its independence by its own forces, but by a third party intervening on its behalf since 1999 - the US led NATO coalition. Sovereignty is earned, not gifted.
It would be considered an act of aggression and disrespect to Serbia.
It could be considered disrespect towards Yugoslavia's history, break up and subsequent wars.
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