The Republic of Kosovo establishes diplomatic relations with the Federated States of MicronesiaWashington D.C., September 19, 2013 - Ambassador of the Republic of Kosovo to the United States Akan Ismaili and Ambassador of the Federated States of Micronesia to the United States Asterio R. Takesy have signed the agreement of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. The ceremony of the establishment of diplomatic relations took place at the Embassy of Kosovo in Washington D.C.
The signed Joint Communiqué expressed the desire of the Government of Kosovo and the Government of the Federated States of Micronesia to promote the ties of friendship between the two countries, expanding the horizons of cooperation, and support the cause of international peace and security.
It further reaffirmed the commitment of both governments to the principles of the United Nations and International Law, including mutual respect for national sovereignty, territorial integrity and non-interference in internal affairs of another state.
The Federated States of Micronesia have recognized Kosovo as independent and sovereign state on 5 December 2008.