The foreign minister of Kosovo defined on Sunday Turkey as a strategic partner.
Kosovo's Foreign Minister Skender Hyseni said that Turkey was a friend and a strategic partner of his country.
"We expect that our relations with Turkey will further improve," Hyseni told AA correspondent ahead of Turkish Foreign Minister Ali Babacan's scheduled visit to Kosovo.
Babacan is expected to begin a trip to Kosovo and Bosnia-Herzegovina on Monday, and return to Turkey on Friday.
The Kosovar foreign minister said that he would discuss with Babacan an agreement to lift visa procedures between the two countries and they wanted to contribute to free movement among regional countries with this agreement.
Hyseni expressed his hope that Turkey would support efforts aiming to integrate Kosovo to Euro-Atlantic organizations.
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