The Mayor of Tirana, Erion Veliaj, who is paying an official visit to Prishtina, met with the Prime Minister of Kosovo, Albin Kurti. During this meeting they talked about the cultural events that will be held in the capitals of the two countries next year, where Prishtina will host the biennial "Manifesta", while Tirana is "European Youth Capital 2022".
Mayor Veliaj said that these two events are a good opportunity to promote Albanian art and culture.
"Pleasure to meet the old friend, the Prime Minister of Kosovo, Albin Kurti in Prishtina. Next year, Tirana has a fantastic opportunity to be ‘European Youth Capital 2022’, so I expressed to Mr. Kurti the will that this opportunity does not remain only for Tirana, but also for the youth of Kosovo! ” - said on social networks after this meeting, Mayor Veliaj.
Veliaj and Kurti also discussed the main challenges facing the two countries, the Covid 19 pandemic and the progress of the vaccination process.