The congratulatory message of the President of the Republic of Kosovo, Mrs. Atifete Jahjaga, for the feast of Eid al-Fitr

I wish to all the citizens of Islamic faith of the Republic of Kosovo and throughout the world the Day of Eid al-Fitr, with the best wishes that this feast to be spend with family, relatives and friends, in gladness and understanding, in wealth, with tables full of all the blessings God has given you.

The feast of Eid al-Fitr comes after the majestic month of Ramadan, the month of fasting, prayer, commitment, strengthening of trust, mutual care and assistance.

This day recalls to us to return to good deeds, sincerity and honesty, strengthening the conviction to work well and correctly and to the benefit of all to a bright future in the human mission of man as a creature of God.

On this day, to remember all those who sacrificed their lives for the fatherland, all those who, with their work and commitment, contributed to the freedom and independence of the country to build the Republic of Kosovo, a free and independent country, by honoring their families, by respecting the deed and sacrifice, like the most sublime benefits and values.

All citizens of the Republic of Kosovo, without distinction, in their country build the democratic state and society based on values of contemporary civilization, freedom and equality, expression and religion.

We celebrate Eid al-Fitr as a country which is a factor of peace and stability, as a country of developed democracy, as a country that enjoys strong support from international friends, with the intention that the Republic of Kosovo, in the near future, becomes a member with full rights of the European Union and the UN and member country of NATO.

On the day of Eid al-Fitr I congratulate the Mufti of Kosovo, Mr. Naim Tërnava, the Islamic Community of Kosovo, which leads with commitment, as significant part of our society, providing constructive and important contribution in all streams, which enjoys the support of the institutions of Kosovo in realizing the goals which are for the benefit of the people and the country.

Happy Eid al-Fitr!