President Thaçi received the US Assistant Secretary of Defense, Robert S. Karem

Prishtina, February 18, 2018 - The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, received today in a meeting the US Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs, Robert S. Karem.

President Thaçi thanked Assistant Secretary Karem for his coming to Kosovo for the tenth anniversary of independence, by which the American commitment to the state of Kosovo is shown.

“Your visit and your supportive messages have given even more sense to our celebration”, he said.

President Thaçi emphasized that the KSF is ready to transform into the Kosovo Army and this will be done in partnership with the USA.

Whereas, US Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs, Robert S. Karem, congratulated President Thaçi and the people of Kosovo on the tenth anniversary of the independence of Kosovo.

He has reconfirmed the support of the USA at all levels of cooperation.

The Head of State has affirmed that the USA is the most strategic partner of Kosovo and has requested the continuation of support in strengthening the international subjectivity, in the field of security, education and culture.