President Thaçi awarded the former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada, Lloyd Axworthy, with the Order “Dr. Ibrahim Rugova”

Prishtina, October 16 - The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, received today in a meeting the former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada, Lloyd Axworthy, who was Minister during the period 1996-2000.

On this occasion, the Head of State  said that “Canada has supported Kosovo in its grave period, but also in the state building. We are grateful for the continued support”, said President Thaçi.

President Thaçi informed former Minister Axworthy about the overall achievements in the country.

The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, awarded the former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada, Lloyd Axworthy, with the Order “Dr. Ibrahim Rugova” for his contribution to peace building, developing democracy and cultivating friendship between the Republic of Kosovo and Canada.

While thanking President Thaçi, former Minister Axworthy among others said that he feels pleased with Kosovo’s achievements in various fields.