Pristina, 11 July 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency
By Elton Tota
US Vice Assistant Secretary of State, Micheal Carpenter has promised the support of the United States of America in the process of transformation of Kosovo Security Force (FSK) into an army.
Following a meeting with the minister of Kosovo Security Force, Haki Demolli and commander of FSK, Rrahman Rama, Carpenter said that USA is a strong supporter of the sovereignty, independence, democracy and multi ethnicity in Kosovo.
As far as transformation of FSK into an army is concerned, the senior US official said that this process must be delivered with adequate steps.
“Whatever this process is, it must go through adequate constitutional processes and legislation changes. We back this process, but this must go through adequate steps and unfortunately, there are no shortcuts”, Carpenter said.
On Sunday, Carpenter has participated in a meeting that the US State Secretary Assistant, Victoria Nuland has had with the president, prime minister and speaker of parliament of Kosovo. /balkaneu.com/