Italy is a key partner for Kosovo in the fight against crime

Italy is a key partner for Kosovo in the fight against crime

Kosovo’s Justice Minister, Abelard Tahiri and his Italian counterpart, Alfonso Bonafede signed today in Rome the Treaty for the Extradition of Convicted Persons between Republic of Kosovo and Republic of Italy.

Minister Tahiri said that the agreement that was signed today further strengthens cooperation between the two countries. During this meeting, minister Tahiri has briefed his Italian counterpart on the reforms that Kosovo has launched  in areas such as rule of law, fight against corruption and organized crime and the prevention of terrorism.

“Kosovo is assuming a crucial role as a key regional partner  in the fight against organized crime, terrorism, traffic of narcotics and people’s trafficking. Our commitment is giving Kosovo the place it deserves”, minister Tahiri said. /ibna/