The regional conference for inter-parliamentary cooperation under the
Adriatic Card was held in Tirana, with the presence of delegations from
Bosnia Herzegovina, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia and Kosovo.
Parliament Speaker, Ilir
Meta, declared that the Adriatic Card is important for the security in
our region and that the European Union will not be complete without the
integration of Western Balkans.
“Albania supports the aspirations
of all regional countries to integrate in the European Union. The
Adriatic Card is a commitment for a cooperative policy between us”, Meta
The Albanian Parliament Speaker declared that the Adriatic Card should be enlarged with the memberships of Kosovo and Serbia.
cooperation must produce concrete achievements”, Meta declared,
underlining that the Albanian Parliament supports the Adriatic Card
Defense Minister, Mimi Kodheli, declared that it is of utmost important for all countries of the region to feel safe.
from many years ago, our region is safer today. Parliaments are playing
a significant role in the cooperation between countries. Albania is
paying special attention to the regional cooperation in the defense
sector”, Kodheli declared.
The Albanian Foreign Minister, Ditmir
Bushati, declared that the Adriatic Card has an important role in the
reinforcement of peace.
“The countries of our region are involved
in the European Integration processes. Albania has undertaken a series
for reforms for the candidate status”, Bushati declared.
According to him, Albania, as a NATO member, has given a significant contribution in the region.
“We support the negotiations for normalizing the relations between Kosovo and Serbia”, Bushati declared.