Canada recognizes Kosovo

Canada formally recognized Kosovo on Tuesday.

Canada recognizes Kosovo
Canadian Foreign Minister Maxime Bernier said the recent history of violence and ethnic cleansing in Kosovo made it "a unique case" and implicitly warned separatists in the French-speaking province of Quebec not to draw comparisons.

"The unique circumstances which have led to Kosovo's independence mean it does not constitute any kind of precedent," Bernier said in a statement.


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