Text of report in English by Albanian news agency ATA
Tirana, 8 May: In a meeting with Sulejman Selimi, commander of Kosova (Kosovo) Protection Corps (TMK), on Monday [8 May] in Tirana, Albanian Prime Minister Sali Berisha said that "the consolidation of the TMK as a multiethnic army testifies to the harmony and coexistence of citizens of different origins and their cooperation on performance of important tasks".
According to the press office of the prime minister, Berisha congratulated Gen Selimi on his nomination as TMK commander and stated the conviction that the TMK would play a very important role in Kosova's integration into the north Atlantic organization.
Gen Selimi familiarized Prime Minister Berisha with the TMK activity and the efforts made to consolidate and modernize it. He stressed that the TMK is in the service of all citizens and institutions of Kosova, including the minorities.
Source: ATA news agency, Tirana, in English 1355 gmt 8 May 06