Kosovo - Amb. Vlora Çitaku


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Dennis Wholey speaks with the Ambassador of the Republic of Kosovo to the United States, Vlora Çitaku. The conversation explores Kosovo's unique and powerful history, its people and culture as well as the country's relationship with the United States and Europe. The Ambassador explains that the country is a success story having navigated a great deal of hardship in recent history. This point is poignantly made when the Ambassador shares her own personal story of life as a refugee.

The interview is full of interesting facts about Kosovo. The Ambassador explains that being only two years younger than Twitter, Kosovo is the youngest democracy in Europe. Additionally, 70% of the population is under the age of 30, making Kosovo the youngest demography in Europe.

The conversation is lively and entertaining while still offering a wealth of information on the small Balkan nation.

This interview with the Republic of Kosovo's Ambassador to the United States, Vlora Çitaku was conducted for the television series, This Is America & The World and broadcast on October 13th, 2016.

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