Real murky! What about Transnistria, Abkhazia or South Ossetia? Do they have the same position regarding those places?
All the other counties he mentioned were recognized first by UN."All the other countries that were in the Balkan organisation, Slovenia , Croatia, Bosnia,Serbia, Montenegro and Macedonia, all became independent and play within FIFA and UEFA, and the last one left is Kosovo," Blatter said."Kosovo has organised football, so I think it is a logical gesture and solidarity and this decision by the FIFA executive committee will accelerate the movement towards membership."
P.S. First, their position on the UK Poppy and now this... I start to dislike FIFA even more.