May 28, 2020

Less than two months after detecting its first infection, Montenegro is the first country in Europe to declare itself coronavirus-free.


  • Montenegro is a country of South and Southeast Europe on the coast of the Balkans.

  • It borders Bosnia-Herzegovina to the northwest, Serbia to the northeast, Kosovo to the east, Albania to the southeast, the Adriatic Sea to the southwest, and Croatia to the west.

  • Its capital is Podgorica.

  • Montenegro is a founding member of the Union for the Mediterranean. It is also in the process of joining the European Union.

  • The largest lake in Montenegro and the Balkans is Lake Scutari.