Foreign Ministry of Iceland official supports Kosovo as an independent country. Yesterday the Ministry announced that Kosovo’s declaration of independence respects general human rights and rights of minorities, and therefore it is an obligation for Iceland as an independent country to honour it.
Kosovo announced its independence from Serbia on 17th February 2008. Serbia does not respect the declaration and also Russia’s reaction was not positive. But Kosovo’s declaration of independence was backed by the majority of countries of the European Union and the US.