COMKFOR visited the General Director of the Kosovo Police
KFOR Commander, General Salvatore CUOCI, visited the General Director of the Kosovo
Police, Shpend MAXHUNI, at the KP General Directorate.
MAXHUNI initially thanked General Salvatore CUOCI for the visit and, through a
comprehensive presentation of organizational structure and police functioning, presented
the vision, mission, values and strategic objectives of the Kosovo Police in fulfillment of
its legal duties and obligations in benefit of security and order in the Republic of Kosovo.
General CUOCI thanked Mr. MAXHUNI for the warm reception and at the same time
highly praised the work of Kosovo Police and in particular the cooperation with KFOR.
General CUOCI also confirmed that he will focus on importance to the continuation of
cooperation and support in various areas of common interest.
During the meeting he pledged for mutual cooperation in the future, including exchange
of experience and field training, in order to further advance the two institutions which
have common goals in security of the country and citizens.
The official meeting was concluded with a visit to the KP Operational Communication
Center where a joint exercise about emergency disaster relief is currently on going,
involving European Union Rule of Law Mission in Kosovo (EULEX), Kosovo Security
Council (KSC), Kosovo Police (KP), Kosovo Security Forces (KSF) and Kosovo
Emergency Management Agency (EMA), an exercise that was assessed as highly
successful by Director MAXHUNI and General CUOCI.