Pristina, September 16, 2013
Deputy Foreign Minister of Kosovo, Petrit Selimi has met with the US Department of State senior official, Philip Reeker.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs also informs that Mr. Selimi also met with Val Fowler, vice assistant of the US Secretary of State for Media Engagement, Vinay Chaula, director in the State Department for Digital Diplomacy.
Reeker praised Kosovo Foreign Ministry for the work done in inter religious dialogue, public diplomacy and lobbying.
“Selimi also had a meeting with Shaun Casey, special advisor to secretary Kerry for Religious Freedoms. Casey said that Kosovo should be taken as an example by other countries in terms of religious tolerance that exists there”, states the press release of the Foreign Ministry.
Selimi was also received in special meetings by 6 democrat and republican congressmen. Selimi has also met with leaders of global organizations that cover Kosovo, such as IREX, Freedom House and the largest Hebrew organizations in the USA. /ibna/