President Thaçi: Kosovo to remain an example for the organization of free and democratic elections

Prishtina, May 11 – The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, after consultations with the representatives of the political parties and the Central Election Commission, in accordance with the competencies given by the Constitution and the laws of the Republic of Kosovo, has taken the decision to announce early elections for the Assembly of Kosovo Republic of Kosovo on June 11, 2017.

In this case, President Thaçi requested from the institutions of Kosovo to continue to serve the citizens of Kosovo during this transitional period.

He also demands from the political parties to demonstrate, this time as well, high political culture before, during and after the elections, once again proving that Kosovo remains an example in the region for the organization of free and democratic elections.

President Thaçi has also sent an invitation to the European Union, international organizations and civil society in Kosovo to monitor the elections of the 11th of June.

“A fair, democratic process and accepted by all must be our common goal”, said President Thaçi.