The President of the Republic of Austria congratulated President Jahjaga

The President of the Republic of Austria, Heinz Fischer has sent a felicitation to the President of the Republic of Kosovo, Mrs. Atifete Jahjaga.

In the congratulatory letter it is said:


It is with great pleasure that I express my sincere congratulations on the occasion of your election as President of the Republic of Kosovo.

The election of a woman for the highest office sends a strong signal which will certainly inspire many women in the region.

As you know, Austria has been a strong supporter of Kosovo’s statehood and I am certain that bilateral relations will flourish further in the coming years. Let me assure you that Austria will continue to assist Kosovo’s progress towards integration in Europe.

I avail myself of this opportunity to send you the best wishes for the accomplishment of your important task, for a peaceful development of your country as well as for the peaceful development in the region and for your personal wellbeing and happiness.