Since 2000, all Balkan countries are friendly towards the EU and the USA. [ citation needed ] Greece has been a member of the European Union since 1981 while Slovenia is a member since 2004, Bulgaria and Romania are members since 2007, and Croatia is a member since 2013.
The Balkan countries are Romania, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Albania, and Greece. The European section of Turkey also lies within the Balkan Peninsula. The Balkan Peninsula which gives its name to these countries lies in the southeast region of Europe.
The countries lying on the Balkan Peninsula are often called the Balkan States. The region lies on the southeastern edge of the European continent and it is generally accepted to be made up of 12 countries.
The Balkans are usually characterized as comprising Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, and Slovenia —with all or part of each of those countries located within the peninsula.
List of the Balkan Countries. Below are the twelve countries in the Balkans. Keep in mind that some countries do not recognize Kosovo as an independent country. We list it separately on our website, but this is to encourage people to travel to Kosovo and is not a political stance.
The frequently referred to 'Western Balkans,' bordering the Adriatic Sea, includes the countries of Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia and Montenegro.
The Balkans, or the Balkan Peninsula, is a distinct, and rather large, part of southeastern Europe. It takes its name from the Balkan Mountains that extend between the border of Serbia and Bulgaria all the way to the Black Sea. The region comprises many countries. Some definitions consider up to a ...
All Western Balkan countries need "Priebe Reports" to measure state capture; BCSP Researcher Jelena Pejic writes about how implementing the so called "Priebe report" in every country of the Western Balkans would contribute to the fight against state capture.
Pages in category "Balkan countries" The following 11 pages are in this category, out of 11 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().
The Balkans are usually characterized as comprising Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, and Slovenia—with all or part of each of those countries located within the peninsula.