KFOR COMMANDER RECEIVES THE ITALIAN MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
Pristina, Kosovo. KFOR Commander, Major General Guglielmo Luigi Miglietta received today the Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Paolo Gentiloni, at NATO KFOR Headquarters.
General Miglietta and Minister Gentiloni discussed the latest developments in the current security and political situation in Kosovo. General Miglietta highlighted the importance of the role of KFOR in contributing, as the third responder, to support Kosovo Police, EULEX and all local and international organizations.
During the visit, Minister Gentiloni met the President of Kosovo, Atifete Jahjaga, the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kosovo, Hashim Thaci and the Italian Ambassador to Kosovo, Andreas Ferrarese.
Local political authorities expressed their appreciation to the Italian Minister for the significant contribution made to security and stability by the Italian contingent.
Italy is one of the most important contributors of KFOR troops since 1999 and today is with more than 560 Italian soldiers serving in Kosovo.