Monday, September 6, 2010
Netherlands; Tirana, needs much to do for human rights and liberties Before Liberation visa process
TIRANA, "Netherlands respects the position of the European Commission regarding the visa liberalization process in Albania", diplomatic sources from Netherlands embassy accredited in Tirana, quoted today by "Gazeta Shqiptare".
Responding to harsh statements against the abolition of visas with Albania by a Netherlands European Parliamentary member by Commission of Justice and Home Affairs in the European Parliament, the Netherlands embassy diplomats in Tirana have confirmed that Van der Stoep parliamentarian, representing the grouping "Freedom Party" in PE, but does not speak on behalf of the Netherlands government.
"Member states of the EU are not yet part of the discussion regarding the visa liberalization, and the Kingdom of the Netherlands will determine its view when the European Commission to provide advice to the European Council" - stressed diplomatic sources quoted today newspaper in Albanian.
However, EU member countries, believe that in Albania, the visa liberalization process, it seems to be a bad moment, inside the political war between the two major parties rather than a reality, in which Albania itself, has many applications to fulfill.