President Jahjaga’s statement issued on the occasion of the publishing of the Feasibility Study

President of the Republic of Kosovo, Mrs Atifete Jahjaga welcomes the approval by the European Commission of the Stabilisation-Association Agreement (SAA) Feasibility Study between the Republic of Kosovo and the European Union. This study confirms that Kosovo is ready to open the SAA negotiations after accomplishment of certain short term priorities.

Stabilisation-Association Agreement represents the first major step in our country’s path towards the full membership and integration into European Union; a process in line with the EU enlargement policy and European perspective of the Western Balkans.
 
President Jahjaga considers that the establishment of contractual obligations between the Republic of Kosovo and European Union will have an important effect in democratic processes and will further incite the internal reforms as well as act as a lead towards the economic development of the country by offering stability to foreign investors.
 
President Jahjaga expressed the readiness and dedication of the institutions of the Republic of Kosovo to continue with the implementation of the reforms required by the European Union.
 
President of the Republic of Kosovo expressed her gratitude to the European Commission and all the EU member countries for the support and contribution they have provided to Kosovo and the region on their European path.