Osmani: Kosovo remains one of the main successes of US foreign policy

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The President of Kosovo, Vjosa Osmani, met today with officials of the United States National Security Council as well as with officials of the State Department. At the White House Security Council, Osmani met with Deputy National Security Adviser Jonathan Finer, Amanda Sloat, the Council's Senior Director for Europe, and Robin Brooks, Director for the Balkans and Central Europe at the National Security Council.

"The President stressed the importance of strong Kosovo-US relations and the need for continued commitment to further harmonize common strategic priorities for strengthening the rule of law, as well as ensuring lasting peace and security in our region. The President also stressed the importance of this alliance for several decades and the positive impact it has had on the citizens of Kosovo, saying that Kosovo's successes came as a result of the strong will and resilience of its people, but also the cause of significant investment. "And the commitment to democracy," the presidency said in a statement.

Security Council officials stressed that the US President is personally committed to Kosovo and that Kosovo has strong support from the administration of President Joe Biden. They expressed their deep gratitude to the Republic of Kosovo for hosting the Afghans and for being the first country in the world to do so.

Osmani also met with Assistant Secretary of State Karen Donfried and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Dereck Hogan.

At the meeting, both sides praised the Kosovo-US relations and the deep partnership between the two countries. Osmani stressed that Kosovo remains one of the main successes of US foreign policy. Always guided by the values ​​and principles promoted by the US, she confirmed that the institutions in the country are committed to promoting the rule of law, protecting and advancing democracy, and economic development, which will create perspective for the citizens. of Kosovo.

Furthermore, the President emphasized the recent developments in the region, emphasizing the destabilizing tendencies of Serbia, but also the increasingly dangerous presence of Russia and China. In this regard, she called for US support in combating this dangerous influence and commitment to maintaining peace and stability in the region. Furthermore, the President stressed the full commitment of Kosovo for active engagement in the Kosovo-Serbia dialogue, which, as stated by President Biden, should be focused on mutual recognition.

Osmani stressed that the Euro-Atlantic future of Kosovo always remains a strategic objective, so he stressed that in this regard Kosovo again needs the support of the United States towards the consolidation of statehood and international subjectivity of the Republic.

She received confirmation of the unwavering support of the US and active commitment to achieving common goals.

"In the course of today's meetings, President Osmani will also meet with the Undersecretary of State, Mrs. Victoria Nuland, as well as with other officials of the US Department of State", it is said in the announcement.21Media