09 October 1998
NATO-Russia Permanent Joint Council at Ambassadorial Level
The NATO-Russia Permanent Joint Council (PJC) at Ambassadorial level
met for an extraordinary meeting on Friday, 9 October 1998 at NATO Headquarters to
exchange information and views on the situation in Kosovo.
NATO and Russia expressed their full support for the ongoing diplomatic
efforts aimed at securing a political solution to the crisis, noting the urgency of the
present situation. They reiterated their deep concern about the serious humanitarian
crisis in Kosovo and stressed the need to see immediate, full and irreversible compliance
with UN Security Council Resolutions 1160 and 1199.