President Thaçi received the letters of credence of the new United Kingdom Ambassador to Kosovo

Prishtina, September 5th – President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, received today the credentials of the new Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Kosovo, Ambassador Nicholas Abbott.

Expressing his gratitude for the support provided by United Kingdom, President Thaçi stated that “United Kingdom is Kosovo’s strategic partner” and that “Kosovo’s freedom and independence is tied to United Kingdom’s active role.”

Ambassador Abbott said that he will continue to build good, traditional, historic and friendly relations between Kosovo and United Kingdom.

President Thaçi also added that support by United Kingdom remains essential for Kosovo’s forthcoming challenges, from full international consolidation of its statehood to membership in Euro-Atlantic mechanisms.