President Thaçi received the CEC Chairwoman

Prishtina, August 21st – The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, received today at a meeting the CEC Chairwoman, Valdete Daka.

Preparations for the organisation of the elections, in lieu of the notification made by the political parties for the dissolution of the Parliament of Kosovo on August 22nd, were the main subject of discussions at today’s meeting.

President Thaçi pointed out that it is important to undertake all the preparations for a fair and democratic electoral process right from the very moment of the dissolution of the parliament and of the decreeing of the date of the elections.

“We must undertake all the professional and technical preparations and ensure sufficient budgetary means, in order to organise an electoral process of highest democratic standards,” stated President Thaçi.

He also added that these elections should be carried out under professional monitoring by international organisations, NGO’s and media.

Valdete Daka, CEC Chairwoman said that technical preparations have already commenced on the organisation of democratic elections in Kosovo, after the dissolution of the parliament and decreeing of the date of the elections by the President.