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The institutions of Kosovo thank the city of Sanjo for the cooperation and hospitality of our judokas


Prishtina / Sanjo, October 12, 2021 - With the organization of the Embassy of the Republic of Kosovo in Japan and the city of Sanjo, Niigata Prefecture, a virtual meeting took place between the city of Sanjo, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Diaspora of Kosovo, Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports of Kosovo, the Olympic Committee of Kosovo, the Embassy of Japan in Kosovo and the Embassy of Kosovo in Japan.

This meeting was a good opportunity for the institutions of Kosovo to thank the city of Sanjo for the cooperation and hospitality of our judokas on the occasion of the Olympic Games and beyond. On this occasion, all parties expressed interest and readiness for this cooperation to continue in the future and to be extended to other areas.

Participants in this virtual meeting were: Mrs. Daulina Osmani, Deputy Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports, Mr. Kreshnik Ahmeti, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Mr. Ryo TAKIZAWA - Mayor of Sanjo City, Mr. Besim Aliti, General Secretary of the National Olympic Committee of Kosovo, Mr. Jiro Nashimoto - Head of the Sanjo City Host-town program, Mr. Mitsunori Ogasawara - Chargé d'Affaires ad interim of the Embassy of Japan in Kosovo, and Mr. Arber Mehmeti - Chargé d'Affaires ad interim of the Embassy of Kosovo in Japan.