President Thaçi: Norway is among the largest exporters of peace in the world

Prishtina, May 15 – The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, has attended the Norwegian National Day celebrations, organized by the Norwegian Embassy in Prishtina.

In front of diplomatic and state representatives, President Thaçi has said that Norway’s story is the best evidence that the successful statebuilding process and the creation of a modern society is a long and challenging journey

“Norway is today a model and among the largest exporters of human rights and peace in the world”, he said.

The Head of State has added that by following this example, Norway has supported the people of Kosovo at all time periods and has become part of our long journey for equality, freedom and state-building.

 “Norway has granted this support to us from the beginning, to this day, for which we will be eternally grateful. Today, 10 years after the independence, we recall Norway’s financial support for Kosovo’s economic recovery and development”, said President Thaçi.

The Norwegian state, according to President Thaçi, has supported Kosovo also in the modernization of the education system, health and culture, diplomacy and the international subjectivity of Kosovo

On behalf of the people of Kosovo, President Thaçi congratulated the Norwegian people and the state representatives on the National Day of Norway.