At yesterday’s session of the Serbian government, the director of the Kosovo and Metohija Office, Marko Đurić, was appointed Ambassador of Serbia to the United States of America.
In the same session, Đurić was dismissed from the position of director of the Office for Kosovo and Metohija, which he had occupied since May 2014.
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In his last speech, Đurić stated that in the seven years he has held that position, the most important goal has been achieved, which is that peace and stability in Kosovo have been preserved.
Petar Petković will succeed Đurić as the head of the Office for Kosovo and Metohija, Đurić announced, and he personally, regardless of the work he does in the next period, will render Petković the needed support.
Đurić has been a member of the Serbian Progressive Party since its founding in 2008 and in 2009, he became the coordinator of the legal team and assistant to the party’s vice president, Aleksandar Vučić.
Since 2010, he has been a member of the Council of the SNS party. In 2011, he helped organize and coordinate the work of the party’s foreign policy and European integration team.
After the May 2012 elections, he was appointed foreign policy advisor to the President of the Republic of Serbia and at the end of the same year, he became a member of the presidency of the SNS party.
In May 2014, the Serbian government appointed him director of the Kosovo and Metohija Office. He was elected vice-president of the Serbian Progressive Party at the assembly meeting held on May 28, 2016.
He speaks English and Hebrew and a little French.
(N1, Nova, 08.10.2020)
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