Following his visit to Washington D.C, the President of the Republic, Ilir Meta, accompanied by the Albanian Parliamentary Delegation, met with Congressman Robert Aderholt, Member of the American Helsinki Committee and co-chair of the US-Albania Friendship Group. “For Albanians, the US is and will remain the key strategic partner. The relations between the two countries are of vital importance to us, “said President Meta. The Head of State expressed gratitude for US support in Albania’s efforts to consolidate democracy and the rule of law, NATO membership, and the fulfillment of the Euro-Atlantic aspiration. President Meta said that “The need for a more firm commitment of the US in our region as a guarantee for all American investment but also as an indispensable aid for the successful finalization of the final agreement between Kosovo and Serbia turns out to be imperative “. Congressman Robert Aderholt assured President Meta of constant commitment to strengthening the achievements in the Western Balkans thanks to the US’s constant commitment to peace, freedom and stability.