Russian defence minister to visit Kosovo

BELGRADE, December 24 (Itar-Tass) - Russian Defence Minister Igor Sergeyev will visit Kosovo on Friday. He is going to meet there KFOR Commander General Klaus Reinhardt and General Valeri Yevtukhovich, Commander of the Russian Contingent in Kosovo. They are expected to discuss some problems, connected with the peacekeeping operation in Kosovo. A working meeting of the Russian Defence Minister Marshal Igor Sergeyev and his German counterpart Rudolf Scharping will take place on the same day.

Marshal Sergeyev will discuss with the KFOR Commander and the German Defence Minister the problem of the deployment of Russian units in Kosovo.

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