President Ilir Meta has called for negotiations on Albania not to be delayed but to be opened as soon as possible. The head of state met with representatives of Slovenia, the Czech Republic and Austria to thank them for their support and to demand the implementation of reforms.
"It is a pleasure to meet with the representatives of the" Group C5 "countries headed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia, Mr. Anze Logar, who will chair the next Presidency of the European Union, from July 2021.
I appreciated the traditional friendship between these countries and Albania, thanking them especially for the friendly and continuous assistance and support they give to Albania in the European integration process.
Evaluating the future Slovenian Presidency of the EU as a favorable opportunity for our country and for the whole region, I underlined the importance of the opening of Albania's membership negotiations and the rapid progress in this process.
"Wishing that all joint efforts for the implementation of reforms as well as for a positive European decision-making reap quick success, I once again thanked the three countries for their sincere and persistent support," said Mr. Meta.