In an exclusive interview for BIRN, acting president Vjosa Osmani discussed her new citizens initiative, her relationship with Vetevendosje and the future of Kosovo-US ties under the Biden administration.
With 70 votes in favour, LDK’s General Council has dismissed former prime ministerial candidate Vjosa Osmani from her position as deputy leader of the party.
In an interview for BIRN’s Jeta ne Kosove programme, speaker of the Kosovo Assembly Vjosa Osmani discussed the formation of the new government, reciprocal measures with Serbia being scrapped and her political future.
Vetevendosje and the Democratic League of Kosovo, LDK, are close to reaching a deal to form a governing coalition for the next four years, after the two former opposition parties won the majority of votes in the October 6 parliamentary elections.
Despite being the only woman running for the position of prime minister in Kosovo’s upcoming elections, Vjosa Osmani is not addressing the needs of the country’s women.