Press Releases

Today Foreign Minister of Republic of Macedonia, Mr. Nikola Poposki, had a meeting with a high delegation from the House of Representatives within the US Congress. The delegation led by congressman from Ohio, Michael Turner, is on a working visit to our country.

 

 Slika 1

At the meeting they expressed satisfaction with the excellent development of the bilateral relations between Republic of Macedonia and the United States of America that are being characterized with strategic partnership, open dialogue and friendship, as well as the interest for their overall further enhancement in the domains of interest.

They underlined the parliamentary co-operation between the two friendly countries that is successful and continuous. In the Assembly of Republic of Macedonia there is a functioning parliamentary group for co-operation with the United States of America, whereas the US Congress has a Congress Group for co-operation with Macedonia and at the moment is composed of twenty congressmen.

Slika 2

Special emphasis was placed on providing stronger support of the representatives of the American Congress in the forthcoming period for sooner effectuation of the invitation of the deserved NATO membership for Republic of Macedonia.

Slika 3

The interlocutors exchanged viewpoint on the current events in the region of South-Eastern Europe, as well as for the international efforts for fight against growing threats of terrorism as well as the violent extremism within world frames. In that line, the delegation welcomed the contribution our country is giving the overall efforts for providing peace, security and prosperity on both, regional and global level.