President Jahjaga decorated Lieutenant General Sylejman Selimi with the Golden Medal of Freedom

In a ceremony held in the cabinet of President of the Republic of Kosovo, President Atifete Jahjaga handed over today the so far commander of the Kosovo Security Force, Lt. Gen. Sylejman Selimi, the Gold Medal of Freedom.

President Jahjaga has decorated General Selimi, for the high contribution given for the freedom and independence of Kosovo.

The decision for the decoration is based on the Constitution of the Republic of Kosovo, article 84, point 28 and based on the Regulation on Decorations, Orders and Titles of Honor and the Procedures of Their Issuance, articles 3, 4, 6, 35, 39 and 41.

The Golden Medal of Freedom is given to the citizens of Kosovo and foreign citizens, for the contribution to the protection of the freedom of Kosovo.