PODGORICA – The European Union expects Montenegro to face firmly on the European highway because the chief of the combination course of wherein it has made probably the most progress, particular envoy of the bloc for the Belgrade – Pristina dialogue on the normalization of relations and different problems with the Western Balkans, Miroslav Lajčák stated Thursday in Podgorica, FoNet reported.
“The European Fee (EC) has declared that on the finish of its present mandate, a rustic might finish the negotiations and that Montenegro is the perfect candidate for that”, he declared after the assembly with the Prime Minister. Minister of Montenegro, Zdravko Krivokapic.
Lajčák added that Montenegro had a brand new expertise final yr – democratic change of energy.
“I wish to salute this mature democratic means of taking energy; he was accountable by everybody, ”he added.
Đukanović: The switch of energy confirmed the capability of democratic tradition
Brussels expects Montenegro to keep up a coverage of cooperation and harmonization with EU insurance policies and positions, together with harmonization with the opinion of the Venice Fee, stated Miroslav Lajčák through the assembly with Montenegrin President Milo Đukanović, CDM reported.
President Đukanović recalled that the switch of energy to Montenegro confirmed that there was a brand new capability for democratic tradition, and underlined the necessity to verify in Montenegro and beneath the brand new situations a full understanding of Montenegro’s function as a member of NATO and the apply of not performing. in opposition to European requirements so long as Montenegro was in partnership with the EU, the president’s workplace stated.
Đukanović reiterated that the dedication of the European political forces in Montenegro was to help no matter leads the nation in the direction of Europe and thus assist to keep up the dominance of pro-European thought within the Western Balkans.
Lajčák underlined the significance of honoring the nation’s commitments within the negotiation course of and in partnership with the EU. He welcomed the mature and accountable response to the state proven by the earlier authorities after the election outcomes.
Lajčák concluded that common communication with European companions was vital for the trail of integration of Montenegro and the area, and welcomed the contribution made by the President of Montenegro to this communication, underlines the cupboard.
The Head of the EU Delegation to Montenegro, Cristina Oana Popa, additionally attended the assembly.