KFOR HIGH LEVEL TALKS WITH SERBIAN ARMED FORCES
PRISTINA, Kosovo. Today, Kosovo Force Commander, Major General
Guglielmo Luigi Miglietta, flew to Serbia where he met with the Chief of Staff
of Serbian Armed Forces (SAF). The farewell visit was on the occasion of the
forthcoming KFOR change of command ceremony, September 1.
Both Generals discussed the current and future security challenges and the
positive effect of KFOR's activities, especially in Northern Kosovo. They
agreed that cooperation and mutual activities between KFOR and SAF, in
particular along the Administrative Boundary Line, contribute to maintaining a
peaceful and positive atmosphere.
General Diković thanked General Miglietta for the deep commitment in
maintaining peace in the region. "Many results have been achieved during your
mandate", said General Diković, "this was possible thanks to the high
professionalism and impartiality demonstrated by KFOR soldiers and the
excellent cooperation strengthened between the Serbian Armed Forces and
In the last thirteen months, under the General Miglietta's command, KFOR has
focused on promoting activities for the implementation of the stabilization
process in Kosovo, according to the NATO mandate.
As the KFOR motto mentions, "Shaping the Change", KFOR turned
"challenges" into opportunities for the development of a safe and secure
environment, contributing to support the common goal of consolidated peace
and stability through the region.