Republic of Kosovo and Brunei Darussalam Establish Diplomatic RelationsPrishtina, 21 February 2017 - The Republic of Kosovo and Brunei Darussalam have established diplomatic relations in accordance with the provisions of the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations of 1961, which entered into force on 20 February of this year.
The establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries stems from their common will to develop and strengthen friendly relations, to maintain international peace and security, and to promote cooperation between the two countries in political, economic, commercial, technical and cultural, as well as other areas of mutual interest.
The two countries established diplomatic relations in conformity with the purposes and principles set forth in the United Nations Charter and the norms of international law.
Establishment of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Kosovo and Brunei Darussalam was preceded by the visit of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kosovo, Enver Hoxhaj paid recently to Brunei Darussalam. Hoxhaj was received by senior state representatives, whom he thanked for their support extended to Kosovo before and after the recognition of its independence.