Samoa recognizes independent Kosovo

On Monday evening, through a fax sent to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kosovo, Samoa notified that it had recognized the Republic of Kosovo as sovereign and indepedent state. Samoa is the 47th country to recognize independent Kosovo.

In their verbal note sent to the President of the Republic of Kosovo Fatmir Sejdiu, “The government of the state of Samoa has decided to recognize the independence of Kosovo.”
We hope that the independence of Kosovo will find wider recognition, which will help close the conflict of the 90’s that damaged Western Balkans,” is written in the letter signed by the Prime Minister of Samoa, Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi.