Denmark–Kosovo relations

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Danish–Kosovan relations
Map indicating locations of Denmark and Kosovo

Denmark

Kosovo

Danish–Kosovan relations are foreign relations between Denmark and Kosovo[a]. Kosovo declared its independence from Serbia on 17 February 2008 and Denmark recognized it on 21 February 2008.[1] Ambassador of Denmark to Kosovo, subordinate to the Embassy in Vienna, Austria from 6 March 2008.[2]

Military[edit]

Denmark contributed up to 308 soldiers to the NATO-led Kosovo Force. In November 2010, a 152 member unit remained in the force.[3]

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Notes and references[edit]

Notes:

a. ^ Kosovo is the subject of a territorial dispute between the Republic of Serbia and the Republic of Kosovo. The latter declared independence on 17 February 2008, but Serbia continues to claim it as part of its own sovereign territory. Kosovo's independence has been recognised by 108 out of 193 United Nations member states.

References:

  1. ^ "DENMARK RECOGNISES KOSOVO". ambprag.um.dk. 22 February 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-22. 
  2. ^ "Denmark's relations with Kosovo" (in Danish). ambwien.um.dk. 6 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-05-16. [dead link]
  3. ^ "Kosovo Force (KFOR)" www.nato.int Link accessed 21-07-09