President Osmani met with the Speaker of the Assembly of Lithuania Mrs. Viktorija Čmilytė-NielsenThe President of the Republic of Kosovo, Vjosa Osmani, in continuation of the meetings held during her official visit to Lithuania, was received today at a meeting by the Speaker of the Assembly of Lithuania, Mrs. Viktorija Čmilytė-Nielsen.
Both sides stressed the importance of inter-parliamentary cooperation. "Parliamentary diplomacy is a good opportunity to affirm our common positions which are guided by our common vision for a peaceful, democratic and secure Europe," said President Osmani. At the meeting, President Osmani said that Kosovo is interested in benefiting from the experience of Lithuania, especially in terms of the EU integration process.
In this context, she asked for the continuation of Lithuania's support for Kosovo's Euro-Atlantic path, with special emphasis on support for membership in the CoE, NATO, as well as other international organizations through the mechanisms available to the parliament.
President Osmani also discussed Kosovo's support for Ukraine and sanctions against Russia, while emphasizing that Russia continues to try to destabilize the Western Balkans region through Serbia.