Message for U.S. Citizens – Pristina-Skopje Road Advisory (May 8, 2018)

U.S. Embassy Skopje informs U.S. citizens that according to Kosovo media reports, the main road from Skopje to Pristina, between Kacanik and Hani i Elezit, will be closed on May 8, 2018 due to potential landslides and major cracks in the asphalt. 

Starting today and until further notice, travelers using this route may experience periodic interruptions. The Kosovo Ministry of Infrastructure will provide alternate routes for vehicles. You may view alternate routes at and


Actions to Take:

·        Monitor Kosovo Ministry of Infrastructure web site (



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