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EU commissioner Hahn tells Kosovo opposition to stop blocking country's integration steps

  • EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy & Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn addresses lawmakers in Kosovo parliament in capital Pristina on Friday, Nov. 6, 2015. Hahn has warned Kosovo opposition members that blocking Parliament will hamper the country's further integration into the 28-nation bloc.(AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

    EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy & Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn addresses lawmakers in Kosovo parliament in capital Pristina on Friday, Nov. 6, 2015. Hahn has warned Kosovo opposition members that blocking Parliament will hamper the country's further integration into the 28-nation bloc.(AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)  (The Associated Press)

  • Kosovo President Atifete Jahjaga, right, meets EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy & Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn, left, in capital Pristina on Friday, Nov. 6, 2015. Hahn has warned Kosovo opposition members that blocking Parliament will hamper the country's further integration into the 28-nation bloc. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

    Kosovo President Atifete Jahjaga, right, meets EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy & Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn, left, in capital Pristina on Friday, Nov. 6, 2015. Hahn has warned Kosovo opposition members that blocking Parliament will hamper the country's further integration into the 28-nation bloc. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)  (The Associated Press)

  • Kosovo Prime Minister Isa Mustafa, right, looks at EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy & Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn, left, during a joint press conference in capital Pristina on Friday, Nov. 6, 2015. Hahn has warned Kosovo opposition members that blocking Parliament will hamper the country's further integration into the 28-nation bloc. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

    Kosovo Prime Minister Isa Mustafa, right, looks at EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy & Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn, left, during a joint press conference in capital Pristina on Friday, Nov. 6, 2015. Hahn has warned Kosovo opposition members that blocking Parliament will hamper the country's further integration into the 28-nation bloc. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)  (The Associated Press)

European Union Commissioner Johannes Hahn has warned Kosovo opposition members that blocking Parliament will hamper the country's further integration into the 28-nation bloc.

Hahn was visiting Kosovo on Friday, which last week signed a stabilization and association agreement with the EU, considered a milestone for its economic growth.

During the last two months, the Kosovo opposition has disrupted Parliament using tear gas, whistles and eggs to demand the government renounce deals with Serbia that give more powers to Serb-dominated areas of Kosovo, and with Montenegro on border demarcation.

Although warning Parliament against holding other sessions, the opposition let Hahn speak, allowed a vote Monday and last week let the Austrian president speak.

Kosovo declared independence in 2008, a move not recognized by Serbia.