Statement by the KFOR Spokesperson
PRISTINA – On May 15th and 16th 2017, there were media reports in
both Serbian and Kosovo-Albanian media that the United States is sending an
additional 130 soldiers to KFOR in support to NATO’s efforts to build peace and
stability in Kosovo.
The upcoming deployment of US troops is a routine hand over – take over procedure
taking place between two rotating U.S. contingents not additional U.S. contribution.
KFOR continues its activities to maintain a safe and secure environment and
freedom of movement for all the people of Kosovo, in accordance with UNSC
Any decision on the KFOR force posture and structure is taken by the North Atlantic
Council, based on the security conditions on the ground.