Somalia recognized the Republic of Kosovo
The Republic of Somalia is the 69th country that recognizes the independence of Kosovo. In an official diplomatic note sent to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kosovo, namely to Minister Hyseni, who is currently in New York, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Somalia confirms the decision of this countrys government to recognize Kosovo as an independent and sovereign state.
The diplomatic note further says that the decision has been taken based on an official request for recognition signed by the President of the Republic of Kosovo, Fatmir Sejdiu.
The letter also says that the Government of Somalia is aware of the vital contribution that the Republic of Kosovo has given to the stability and peaceful coexistence in the Balkans.