Pristina, May 10, 2013
The Prime Minister of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi has thanked the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development for the accession of Kosovo in this institution and also thanked the states that voted in favor of this accession.
“The government of the Republic of Kosovo and the citizens of Kosovo are determined to be integrated in the Euro Atlantic structures, by working with the utmost institutional commitment to meet all criteria and democratic standards of the integration”, said Thaçi.
Premier Thaçi has participated in the opening of the annual meeting of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in Istanbul. The Kosovo PM also described the progress made by the Republic of Kosovo during the 5 years as an independent country, stressing that Kosovo has been recognized by around 100 countries of the world.
Thaçi has also mentioned the agreement that was reached for the normalization of relations between Kosovo and Serbia, considering this agreement as a historical moment in the best interest of both countries and the region. /ibna/