President Thaçi and the US Deputy Secretary of Defense talk about the Kosovo Army

Washington, February 26, 2020 – The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, was received today by Deputy Secretary of Defense, David Norquist.

President Thaçi expressed his satisfaction with the US support for the establishment of the Kosovo Army and called for even greater cooperation.

“Kosovo has its own army, professional and with NATO standards, ready to be involved in humanitarian and peacekeeping missions in the world, side by side with the United States of America”, stated President Thaçi.

On the other hand, Deputy Secretary of Defense, David Norquist, has stressed that it is essential for the security in Southeast Europe for Kosovo to be a NATO member as soon as possible.

President Thaçi thanked the Deputy Secretary of Defense, David Norquist, for all the support so far for the Kosovo Security Force.