President Thaçi and Ambassador Lamberto Zannier speak about the rights of the communities

Prishtina, April 1, 2019 - The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, received today the OSCE High Commissioner for National Minorities, Lamberto Zannier.

President Thaçi has said that Kosovo remains committed on enhancing the harmony between communities and strengthening peace and stability.

“I continuously monitor with care the human rights situation in Kosovo and I am pleased with the progress. We have built a legal framework that supports community rights”, stated President Thaçi.

The Head of State, in the meeting with Ambassador Lamberto Zannier, also talked about the importance of the establishment of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

“The Preparatory Team for the establishment of this commission has been established, which is preparing the legal and technical framework. The Preparatory Team is conducting a public consultation campaign, with support from the OSCE mission. I am grateful to the OSCE mission that has given full support to the initiative and the work of the Preparatory Team”, added President Thaçi.

Ambassador Lamberto Zannier welcomed the commitments for advancing the legal infrastructure for community rights and expressed readiness to provide support for further improving relations between communities in Kosovo.