President Trump congratulates President Thaçi on the 12th anniversary of the independence

Prishtina, February 14th – President of the Republic of Kosovo Hashim Thaçi, received today a felicitatory telegram from the President of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump, on the occasion of the 12th anniversary of the independence of Kosovo.

This telegram states that American people join President Trump’s congratulations to the people of Kosovo on the 12th anniversary of the Independence.

“The American people join me in congratulating all of Kosovo’s citizens on the 12th anniversary of Kosovo’s independence. The strong bonds between Kosovo and United States have been forged by shared commitment to Kosovo’s development as a sovereign, independent, multi-ethnic and democratic country, “states president Trump’s telegram

He congratulated Kosovo on its democratic elections in October and is looking forward to the continuing efforts to advance peace, justice and prosperity for the people of Kosovo and the broader Western Balkan region.

“ We wish you success in the coming year as you focus on normalising relations with Serbia, strengthening the rule of law and creating conditions for vibrant private sector growth,” the telegram states further.

At the conclusion, President Trump writes that the future of the Republic of Kosovo is bright. “United States remains invested in our strong bilateral relationship, upheld by the hard work of your dynamic population and your continued commitment to our shared values.”

This is the complete telegram of the US President Donald Trump, sent to the President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi:

Dear Mr. President


The American people join me in congratulating all of Kosovo’s citizens on the 12th anniversary of Kosovo’s independence.

The strong bonds between Kosovo and United States have been forged by shared commitment to Kosovo’s development as a sovereign, independent, multi-ethnic and democratic country.

We congratulate Kosovo on its democratic elections in October and look forward to the continuing efforts to advance peace, justice and prosperity for the people of Kosovo and the broader Western Balkan region.

We wish you success in the coming year as you focus on normalising relations with Serbia, strengthening the rule of law and creating conditions for vibrant private sector growth.
Your country’s future is bright. United States remains invested in our strong bilateral relationship, upheld by the hard work of your dynamic population and your continued commitment to our shared values.

Sincerely

Donald J. Trump