As part of a visit he held in Kosovo, President of Republic, Ilir Meta has been given the medal “Order of Independence” with the motivation: “For high contributions in the independence of Kosovo”.
On his part, the president of Kosovo, Hashim Thaci has valued the personal contribution of President Meta in the support he has given for three decades for Kosovo Liberation Army and for the aspirations of the people of Kosovo for independence.
Meanwhile, in a joint declaration, the two presidents agreed on: “Reconfirming mutual will to strengthen cooperation between the two countries and with international partners. We express our gratitude for friendly countries and strategic partners for their extraordinary support which they have given throughout the years; We refuse any other alternative which is against strategic projects of European and Euro-Atlantic integration and which encourage coordinated action”, the declaration states. /balkaneu.com/