Germany, France demand swift formation of Kosovo institutions

In a joint statement, Germany and France, congratulate the citizens of Kosovo, the Vetevendosje, and Vjosa Osmani on winning the election, while urging for a swift formation of the new Government and election of the president.

The statement was posted on Twitter by German Ambassador to Kosovo, Jorn Rohde. It states that they expect the establishment of the new government and election of the president once the 14 February election results are finalized.

“Germany and France look forward to supporting an ambitious reform agenda, including strengthening the rule of law, and the fight against corruption and organized crime. Together with the EU Office in Kosovo, we will continue to support Kosovo in managing the COVID pandemic,” notes the statement.

Germany and France also expressed their readiness to support the EU-facilitated dialogue between Kosovo and Serbia.

“Germany and France stand ready to support the continuation of the EU-facilitated Dialogue between Kosovo and Serbia towards the European integration of both countries,” emphasizes the statement posted by the German Ambassador Rohde.