KFOR COMMANDER MET WITH THE EULEX HEAD OF MISSION
October 21, 2014. KFOR Commander, Major General Francesco Paolo Figliuolo, received this morning the Head of Mission for the European Union Rule of Law mission in Kosovo (EULEX) H.E. Ambassador Gabriele Meucci, at Camp "Film City" NATO KFOR Headquarters in Pristina/Prishtina.
General Figliuolo and Ambassador Meucci discussed the latest events and developments with regard to the current security situation in the region, in the light of the EULEX reorganization process that will take place based on the new mandate, assigned by the European Union, valid until 14thJune 2016.
During the meeting, General Figliuolo and Ambassador Meucci highlighted the effective collaboration between KFOR and EULEX. KFOR, in its capacity as the Third responder, ensures a safe and secure environment in Kosovo in accordance with United Nations Security Council resolution 1244. It has had and continued to have a strong and successful working relationship with EULEX, which acts as Second responder.
The joint effort of the two organizations, from the leadership down to the field, was instrumental in dealing effectively with critical events that occurred in Kosovo in recent times.