Prishtina, 17 January 2016 – Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kosovo, Mr. Enver Hoxhaj today received in a meeting the former High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Baroness Catherine Ashton.
Minister Hoxhaj extended his gratitude to Baroness Ashton for her contribution on Kosovo’s European integration process, and reaffirmed that Kosovo remains firm on its western orientation.
During the meeting, Mr. Hoxhaj spoke on the current situation and the aggravated relations with Serbia. Hoxhaj stated that Serbia has intensified its provocations and the aggressive approach toward Kosovo. Moreover, he stated that Kosovo will defend its sovereignty.
“Serbia has launched a broad and intensive range of provocations, and an aggressive policy against Kosovo. Such behaviour is a threat not only to Kosovo, but rather to the peace in the region. However, regardless of threats from Serbia, Kosovo will respond in protecting its sovereignty and territorial integrity”, stated minister Hoxhaj.