The President: Xhavit Haziri is the emblem of the Kosovo Liberation Army

Obiliq, September 3, 2019 - The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, attended today the inauguration of the statue of hero Xhavit Haziri.

President Thaçi has said that many books, monographs will be written and many documentaries will be made about the historical role of Xhavit Haziri.

“The hero of the nation, Xhavit Haziri, was the eminent personality of our fight for freedom, for the state and national unity”, the President said.

The Head of State added that here we have many comrades of Xhavit who have started their activities for freedom, independence, the Republic and national unity and we will be able to speak even more widely.

But, according to him, everyone says one thing: “Xhavit was a master of organization, a man of creative ideas for resistance against the Serbian army and police. An unbreakable man in Serbian prisons, and at the same time always returning to the organization after the first imprisonment, and also after suffering the second imprisonment, and then from 1997-1998 coming directly to the war fronts , visiting the operational areas of the Kosovo Liberation Army, being present at the General Staff of the Kosovo Liberation Army, coordinating activities with the symbol of the national resistance, Adem Demaçi, in Pristina, and all those emblematic commitments to the freedom and independence of Kosovo ”, stressed President Thaçi.

The Head of State has said that much will be written and talked about the life and work of Xhavit, but as his comrade-in-arms and as President of Kosovo, he said that Xhavit Haziri is the emblem of the Kosovo Liberation Army, of the state of Kosovo and of the national unity.