European Union Diplomacy Chief Federica Mogherini will host all leaders of the Western Balkans on Wednesday, December 19. The European Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement, Johannes Hahn is expected to take part in this meeting. The discussions will focus on the current developments in the region, taking into account the work done through 2018 and the forecast for next year. In 2018, a clear prospect of the European Union, based on merits and achievements, was reaffirmed for all partners in the Western Balkans. The Commission also endorsed the Western Balkans Strategy, signaling increased engagement in the region and an EU Summit and Western Balkans Summit which brought together all Western Balkan partners and all EU member states the first time in 15 years.