Bujar Bukoshi

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Bujar Bukoshi (Serbo-Croat: Bujar Bukoši) (born 13 May 1947 in Suva Reka, FPR Yugoslavia, now Kosovo[a]) was the Minister of Healthcare in Kosovo[a] in the first government of Hashim Thaçi. He served as Prime Minister of the self-proclaimed Republic of Kosova from 1991 to 2000.[1] He graduated from the University of Belgrade's Medical School.[2] Bujar Bukoshi is one of the founder of the Democratic League of Kosovo and was elected leader of the party.

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  1. ^ Kosovo is the subject of a territorial dispute between the Republic of Kosovo and the Republic of Serbia. The Republic of Kosovo unilaterally declared independence on 17 February 2008, but Serbia continues to claim it as part of its own sovereign territory. The two governments began to normalise relations in 2013, as part of the Brussels Agreement. Kosovo has received formal recognition as an independent state from 111 out of 193 United Nations member states.

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a.   ^ Kosovo is the subject of a territorial dispute between the Republic of Kosovo and the Republic of Serbia. The Republic of Kosovo unilaterally declared independence on 17 February 2008, but Serbia continues to claim it as part of its own sovereign territory. The two governments began to normalise relations in 2013, as part of the Brussels Agreement. Kosovo has received formal recognition as an independent state from 111 out of 193 United Nations member states.