The President commemorates the missing on New Year’s Eve

Prishtina, December 30, 2017 - The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, together with the representatives of the families of the missing people, on New Year’s Eve have paid tribute at the Memorial of the Missing near the Assembly of Kosovo.

President Thaçi has said that there are no words that can express the pain we feel in moments like this, at the time when we pass from one year to the other.

“The wound you bear is the worst wound since the post-war. All we can do is to try all together, all the institutions, the Presidency, the Government, the Assembly, local institutions, to make this pain easier”, he said.

The Head of State said that personally, with all the bearers of the institutions, he is commitred to conclude this issue as soon as possible.

“Even today, before the family members, here I pledge to work to address the issue of the missing people at the highest international levels and in the framework of the dialogue in Brussels. This wound should be closed once and for all, therefore we are here all together to commemorate all the missing people once again and call on all the relevant international institutions to work maximally to convince the authorities in Belgrade to work also to clear up the fate of the missing”, he said.

President Thaçi has said that every family has pain and that we will work together as institutions, as a society, to make ease this pain.