Atifete Jahjaga

Atifete Jahjaga

Atifete Jahjaga
Atifete Jahjaga
4th President of Kosovo
Assumed office
7 April 2011
Prime Minister Hashim Thaçi
Isa Mustafa
Preceded by Jakup Krasniqi (Acting)
Personal details
Born 20 April 1975 (age 40)
Gjakova, Yugoslavia
(now Kosovo)
Political party Independent
Spouse(s) Astrit Kuçi
Alma mater University of Pristina
University of Leicester

Atifete Jahjaga has been elected as President of Kosovo since 7 April 2011 when supplanting Jakup Krasniqi who was President amid the period 27 September 2010-22 February 2011 and President While amid the period 4 April 2011-7 April 2011. He was the fourth President of Kosovo and the first lady to win the occupation and non-gathering hopefuls first and the most youthful chose president. He was additionally the first female head of state in the cutting edge Balkans.


Atifete Jahjaga in Đakovica, the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (now Kosovo) was conceived on 20 April 1975. In the wake of finishing training in essential and auxiliary schools, Atifete Jahjaga take in da moved on from the Faculty of Law at the University of Prishtina in 2000. In 2006 or 2007, he took post-graduate authentication program in administration of the police and criminal law at the University of Leicester in England. He has additionally gotten proficient preparing at the Center for Security Studies George C. Marshall European (George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies) in Germany and the Academy Nastional (FBI National Academy) in the United States.


After the Kosovo War, Atifete Jahjaga started filling in as an interpreter for a global police power. Later, she finished preparing to end up an officer and continuously attempt to raise a higher rank. At first rank of real, then colonel, lastly coming to the rank of significant  general. He initially served as police at the outskirt and afterward exchanged to the preparation division. Atifete Jahjaga Astrit wedded to his key to the calling as a dental practitioner. The couple have not/don’t have youngsters until the news was composed in January 2012. Media reported that the two, neither she nor her spouse had leased a condo in Pristina basic.


Atifete Jahjaga appointee executive of the Kosovo Police. In 2010, he served as general executive. At the point when a cop, he pulled in the consideration of American strategic work force, so then can be up close and personal particularly with senior U.S. authorities. Represent his photo alongside George Walker Bush (President of the United States to-43 period January 20 2001-20 January 2009) amid the visit of U.S. President FBI National Academy. Photos alongside Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United States to-67, Hillary Rodham Clinton amid a visit to Kosovo presented on the Internet before he turned into a national spotlight as a presidential applicant.


On 6 April 2011, his name was reported as the agreement competitor of President of Kosovo by the Kosovo Democratic Party (PDK: Parthians Demokratike e Kosovës or Democratic Party of Kosovo), drove by Hashim Thaci (Prime Minister of Kosovo in period 2 April 1999-1 February 2000 and since January 9 2008), the Democratic League of Kosovo (LDK: Lidhja Demokratike e Kosovës or Democratic League of Kosovo) pioneer Isa Mustafa (Minister of Economy and Finance of Kosovo Pristina period 1991 to 1999 and chairman since December 2007), and the Alliance New Kosovo (AKR: Aleanca Kosova e Re or the New Kosovo Alliance) pioneer Behgjet Pacolli (President of Kosovo the third time of February 22 2011-4 April 2011 and First Deputy Prime Minister of Kosovo since 15 April 2011) and Christopher William Dell bolster (U.S. Envoy to Kosovo in the administration drove President Barack Obama). In spite of the fact that it appreciates a notoriety for being a police administrator, he cleared out the police profession and picking an applicant as a senior state authorities. A large portion of general society and political pioneers couldn’t understand his political balance.


On 7 April 2011, he was chosen as President in the first round of voting by the Parliament. Of the 100 administrators present, he won 80 votes, while 10 different votes go to Suzan Novoberdali (in Albania called Suzana Novobërdaliu). Suzan is a Kosovo lawmaker who turned into a Member of Parliament since 2007. Suzan is additionally an individual from the political party New Kosovo Alliance and the Coalition for a New Kosovo parliamentary assembly. Suzan was not chose in the parliament after the general race in 2010, yet he came back to parliament after 14 administrators surrendered to take a bureau position. On April 1, 2011, Suzan reported themselves as possibility for President of Kosovo and the previous party boss opponent Behgjet Pacolli in the forthcoming parliamentary races. Suzan has served Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on Human Rights field (HAM), Gender Equality, Missing Persons and Petitions. Suzan has additionally served on the Committee for European Integration.


As of not long ago, he was president-choose through the first round of voting. In spite of the fact that Ibrahim Rugova (the President of Kosovo May 25 First period 1992-21 January 2006) which turned into the First President of Parliament gets votes got surpasses 88:3 in 2002, the sound was accomplished in the third round, so it wins by a huge margin in the direct presidential race in the year 1992 and 1998. In his inaugural location, Atifete Jahjaga expressed that one of its fundamental objectives as president is to secure Kosovo’s enrollment in the European Union and the United Nations. “I seek to Kosovo to be a piece of the European Union and to build up a perpetual kinship with the United States. I trust and trust that the fantasy will work out, “he said in his first discourse in Parliament. Before getting to be President of Kosovo, Atifete Jahjaga Kosovo Police Deputy Director with the rank of Major General. Rank is the most elevated among ladies in South East Europe.

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