What does Joe Biden say about Kosovo and Albania?
By Enver Robelli / US presidential candidate Joe Biden has issued a statement addressing Albanians. Among other things, Biden and vice-presidential candidate Kamala Harris state:
- Kosovo's independence is irreversible and in accordance with international law
- Biden declares himself a defender of Kosovo's territorial integrity and insists that the agreement between Kosovo and Serbia includes mutual recognition
- Joe Biden has supported NATO intervention for the liberation of Kosovo in 1999
- Biden criticizes Trump's "unbalanced" policy towards Kosovo and Serbia, in other words Biden opposes the harsh and arrogant attitudes of Trump's team towards Kosovo
- Of course Biden emphasizes that he will support Albania and its integration into the EU
In the first point of the statement, Biden quotes Veton Surroi: "He was the man we called in Washington in the early 90's…".