Kosovo – Q&A from the press briefing (6 November 2020)


Q: What is France’s reaction to the resignation of the President of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, announced on November 5?

A: France has taken note of President Thaçi’s resignation after the indictment was confirmed by the Kosovo Specialist Chambers. We applaud the dignity he demonstrated in respecting the work of the Kosovo Specialist Chambers and the Specialist Prosecutor’s Office. We also reaffirm our commitment and support for the Kosovo Specialist Chambers. The French authorities do not comment on court decisions or ongoing legal proceedings. France also reiterates its unwavering support for the EU-mediated dialogue between Serbia and Kosovo.