President Thaçi awards the President of the Assembly of Albania the medal “Order of Freedom”

The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, awarded the President of the Assembly of Albania, Gramoz Ruçi, with the “Order of Freedom” medal.

President Thaçi said he highly appreciates the role and contribution of the President of the Assembly Gramoz Ruçi in all the previous legislatures of the Albanian Assembly, and also his commitment to the freedom and independence of Kosovo.

“Appreciating Albania’s irreplaceable role for Kosovo’s freedom and independence, your personal and unifying contribution to the whole political spectrum in Albania, in support of extraordinary efforts during the war, as well as in the democratic transition efforts in Kosovo, of the declaration of independence and also now I know that Kosovo is one of your main priorities wherever you go as President of the Assembly of the Republic of Albania, I award to you the medal the Order of Freedom”, said President Thaçi.

Whereas, the President of the Assembly of Albania, Gramoz Ruçi, stressed that this is the first decoration he receives and is special for him, because it is awarded by the President of Kosovo.

‘This appreciation made by you, is made for the entire Albanian political spectrum, since it was in the interest of all the Albanian MPs, all the Albanian political parties, in the end of all Albanians, that the  big dream of the freedom and independence of Kosovo to become reality”, said the President of the Assembly of Albania, Gramoz Ruçi.

President Thaçi and the Head of Albanian legislature, Gramoz Ruçi, also talked about the cooperation between Kosovo and Albania, and the mutual co-ordination for the best possible representation of Albanians in the world.