Military ranks of Kosovo

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The Military ranks of Kosovo are the military insignia used by the Kosovo Security Force. The current rank structure was created, in order to have ranks more similar to NATO standards.[1]

Ranks[edit]

Officers
Equivalent
NATO code
OF-10 OF-9 OF-8 OF-7 OF-6 OF-5 OF-4 OF-3 OF-2 OF-1 OF(D) and student officer
Kosovo Kosovo
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No equivalent
None.svg None.svg None.svg Kosovo-Army-OF-5.svg Kosovo-Army-OF-4.svg Kosovo-Army-OF-3.svg Kosovo-Army-OF-2.svg Kosovo-Army-OF-1b.svg Kosovo-Army-OF-1a.svg
Lieutenant General
Gjeneral Lejtnant
Major General
Gjeneral Major
Brigadier General
Gjeneral Brigade
Colonel
Kolonel
Lieutenant Colonel
Nën Kolonel
Major
Major
Captain
Kapiten
First Lieutenant
Toger
Second Lieutenant
Nën Toger
Enlisted
Equivalent
NATO code
OR-9 OR-8 OR-7 OR-6 OR-5 OR-4 OR-3 OR-2 OR-1
Kosovo Kosovo
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Kosovo-Army-OR-9.svg Kosovo-Army-OR-8.svg Kosovo-Army-OR-6.svg No equivalent Kosovo-Army-OR-5.svg No equivalent Kosovo-Army-OR-4.svg No equivalent Kosovo-Army-OR-1.svg
Sergeant Major
Rreshter Major
First Sergeant
Rreshter i parë
Staff Sergeant
Kapter
Sergeant
Rreshter
Corporal
Tetar
Private
Ushtar

Historical ranks[edit]

Ranks used between 2009 and 2012.[1]

Generals
Gjenerallejtenant.jpg Gjeneralmajor.jpg Gjeneralbridage.jpg
radhë Gjenerallejtënant Gjeneralmajor Gjeneralbrigade
rank Lieutenant General Major General Brigadier General
Staff Officers Officers
Kolonel.jpg Nemkolonel.jpg Major KSF.jpg Kapiten.jpg Toger.jpg Nemtoger.jpg
radhë Kolonel Nënkolonel Major Kapiten Toger Nëntoger
rank Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Captain First Lieutenant Second Lieutenant
Non-Commissioned Officers Enlisted Men
Rreshter i pare.jpg Rreshter Major.jpg Kapter.jpg Rreshter.jpg Tetar.jpg Ushtar.jpg
radhë Rreshter Major Rreshter i parë Kapter Rreshter Tetar Ushtar
rank Sergeant Major First Sergeant Staff Sergeant Sergeant Corporal Private

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b GlobalSecurity (19 February 2013). "Kosovo Security Force [KSF] - Rank Insignia". GlobalSecurity.org. Retrieved 31 October 2017.