19 Jan. 2000
of the NATO Russia Permanent Joint Council
The NATO-Russia Permanent Joint Council at Ambassadorial level met on Wednesday,
19 January 2000, at NATO Headquarters and discussed the situation in and
around Kosovo and exchanged views on NATO-Russia cooperation in the international
security presence (KFOR). The Ambassadors reiterated the determination by
NATO and Russia to cooperate closely in ensuring the protection of Kosovo's
minorities. They also stressed their determination to meet in full the aims
of the international community as set out in United Nations Security Council
Resolution 1244. Further work on issues related to the full implementation
of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 will continue.
at Ambassadorial Level
The next meeting of the Permanent Joint Council at Ambassadorial level
is scheduled for 16 February 2000.