European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker congratulates President Thaçi on the tenth anniversary of independence

Prishtina, February 16, 2018 - President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker has sent a letter of congratulations to the President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, on the tenth anniversary of Kosovo’s independence.

The full letter:

Your Excellency,

Thank you for your letter of 26 January 2018 kindly inviting me to attend the solemn session of the Assembly of Kosovo on 18 February 2018 in Prishtina.

Regrettably, I am unable to give a positive reply to your invitation due to existing commitments on the day in question.

However, I am pleased to inform you that I will be visiting Pristina on 28 February 2018 during my visit to the Western Balkans.

May I take this opportunity to send you my best wishes for the solemn event.

Yours sincerely,

Jean-Claude Juncker
President of the European Commission