05.01.2021

Extraordinary Assembly Session on deployment of KSF contingent to missions abroad jointly with the IOWA National Guard

 

Prishtina, 5 January 2021

Today, starting from 18:00, at the request of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kosovo, Mr. Avdullah Hoti, an Extraordinary Session of the Assembly of Kosovo will be held, with a single item on the agenda.

Decision on the deployment of the Kosovo Security Force contingent to missions abroad, jointly with the IOWA National Guard

Under the invitation of the United States of America, the Government of the Republic of Kosovo, on 31 December 2020, has approved the decision to deploy a contingent of the Kosovo Security Force on missions abroad jointly with the IOWA National Guard. This decision was delivered to the Assembly of the Republic of Kosovo with the proposal to deploy a KSF contingent in missions to support regional stability and peacekeeping operations, under US Central Command.

The decision is based on the memorandum that the Government of the Republic of Kosovo has signed with the Embassy of the United States of America, for deploying the Kosovo Security Force on missions abroad jointly with the IOWA National Guard.