“1. The EU-Serbia Stabilisation and Association Council (SA Council) held its fifth meeting on 18 December 2018. This meeting was chaired by Ms Ana Brnabić, Prime Minister of Serbia. Ms Federica Mogherini, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, led the EU delegation. Christian Danielsson, Director General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations, represented the European Commission.

2. The SA Council meeting provided a timely opportunity to review Serbia’s progress in its preparations for accession and to consider priorities for further work within the framework of the Stabilisation and Association Agreement.

3. The SA Council reiterated its commitment to Serbia’s European perspective, for which public support should be enhanced through active and unambiguous communication.” (Full Press Release at European Council of the European Union)