Pacolli “experiences” Hovenier’s visit to the Great Mosque: Thank you, ambassador!
The American ambassador, Jeff Hovenier, was received today by the mufti of Kosovo, Naim Tërnava, at the Great Mosque in Pristina. He said there that he went to mark the Islamic New Year together with Mufti Tërnava, where they also discussed the ways that every Kosovar can worship free from discrimination.
MP Behgjet Pacolli also wrote about his visit, who thanked the ambassador for his presence in this note.
“The visit of the Ambassador of the United States of America Mr. Jeff Hovenier in the Islamic Community (in the Great Mosque) in Pristina is a great respect for the Kosovar population of the Islamic faith and for all Kosovars. Thank you Ambassador!”, wrote Pacolli.
Until Hovenier said that respecting different religions is a democratic value.
“Respect for diverse religious and cultural heritage is a cherished ideal in any modern multi-ethnic democracy. Today, I was honored to celebrate the Islamic New Year with the Mufti of Ternava in the Great Mosque and to discuss ways to ensure that every Kosovar can worship without discrimination,” Hovenier wrote. /Express newspaper/