Acting foreign Minister Gent Cakaj had a meeting yesterday in Trieste with the Italian foreign minister Moavero Milanesi. During the meeting the ministers confirmed the irreplaceable strategic and political partnership between the two countries.
According to Acting Minister Cakaj Albania and Italy keep being committed to boosting the bilateral engagement in all fields of mutual interest. Italy backs up the opening of accession negotiations according to the recommendation of EC. During the talks both ministers agreed on fostering cooperation in the strengthening of Central Europe Initiative.
Both interlocutors agreed that Albania and Italy carry on the cooperation in the framework of the Troika and the Albanian Chairmanship of OSCE in 2020.