The President of the European Socialist Parties (PES), Sergei Stanishev has sent a letter to the Prime Minister Edi Rama, where he expresses his congratulations on the occasion of receiving the third consecutive mandate after the April 25 elections. Stanishev writes that the European socialists will support Albania on the road to the European Union.
"On behalf of the family of European Socialists, let me congratulate you on your party's victory last Sunday. Despite the challenging context of COVID-19, Albania managed to organize free, fair and inclusive elections and this is a real achievement", writes Stanishev.
Seeing the positive result, the desire of the voters is clear. Your citizens want you to continue to follow the European path and implement your social-democratic program.
"In recent years, your government has pursued the necessary reforms to make Albania a better country for its people and to continue on the path to being part of the European Union," he said.
"We will continue to support you on the European path and do our best to push for the start of an intergovernmental conference to open accession negotiations," concluded ESP President Stanishev.