Minister Hyseni meets Foreign Minister of SingaporeNew York, 25 September 2010 Today the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kosovo, Skender Hyseni, met in New York the Minister of Foreign Affairs at the Republic of Singapore, George Yeo, with whom he discussed recent developments regarding Kosovo and requested that his Government analyze the possibility of taking a swift decision about formal recognition of the state of Kosovo.
While talking about recent developments relating to Kosovo,
Minister Hyseni said that after the clear Opinion of the International Court of
Justice that Kosovos Declaration of Independence is in accordance with
international law, and after approval of the resolution of the General
Assembly, which welcomed this Opinion, there are no legal or political reasons
for states which have not yet recognized Kosovo, to delay further with
The Foreign Minister of Singapore, Yeo, told Minister Hyseni that, "we have been waiting for the Courts decision" before taking a decision regarding recognition and after the announcement of the Courts Opinion "we are studying it with great care".