Kosovo and Albania sign MoU in the field of defence

Kosovo’s Minister of Defence Armend Mehaj and Albania’s Niko Peleshi signed a memorandum of understanding in Pristina today.

“One of the agreements that we have discussed and reached together is the performance of joint activities at the professional level, namely the academy between the two ministries, the coordination of expert advice by the Ministry of Defence of Albania, adequate coordination in political, military, legal matters for the integration of the Republic of Kosovo towards NATO and regional initiatives. Another point of great importance is the conduct of joint military exercises and participation in international operations in the future,” Mehaj said. 

Peleshi on his part expressed the readiness of Albania to unreservedly support Kosovo in all integration processes, particularly in joining NATO.