|Author (Corporate)||Council of the European Union: General Secretariat|
|Series Title||Press Release|
|Content Type||Legislation, News|
On 17 February 2008 the Kosovo Assembly adopted a resolution which declares Kosovo to be independent. The Council takes note that the resolution commits Kosovo to the principles of democracy and equality of all its citizens, the protection of the Serb and other minorities, the protection of the cultural and religious heritage and international supervision. The Council welcomes the continued presence of the international community based on UN Security Council resolution 1244.
|Subject Categories||Politics and International Relations|
|Countries / Regions||Kosovo, Serbia|