Minister Gashi: Turkey, a precious partner of Kosovo


Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports, Kujtim Gashi, welcomed in a meeting the Ambassador of Turkey in Kosovo, Kivilicim Kiliç. During this introductory meeting, was discussed about joint projects in which Kosovo and Turkey have cooperated so far, as well as their further continuation.

Minister Gashi thanked the Ambassador and expressed his gratitude for the Republic of Turkey in support of the Republic of Kosovo and the contribution of the Turkish state to Kosovo in general, in particular for the areas in which MCYS is in charge of.

The Minister expressed his full readiness and assistance to deepen the cooperation and realization of concrete projects, with emphasis on the field of culture and cultural heritage. Turkey has been and remains a precious partner of the state of Kosovo, said the minister.

Meanwhile, Turkish Ambassador Kiliç, congratulated Minister Gashi for taking the new office and promised that cooperation and support to MCYS will continue in the future. The guests informed the Minister about the projects that have been implemented so far, especially in the restoration of many cultural heritage sites, and are open to further support in heritage as well as in culture, youth and sport.

She stressed that Turkey and Kosovo will continue to support each other in the future and reaffirmed that the Embassy's support to various projects will continue and cooperation will further deepen.