Southeast zone of the Alliance is very important and Montenegro’s membership in NATO represents the completion of the Atlantic Alliance in the region, said Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni.
He met with Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Integration Igor Luksic, adding that the visit confirmed the good political relations between the two countries. According to him, Italy believes that it is important for NATO to find the solution regarding Montenegro by the end of the year .
“The process of NATO accession is important not only because of friendship between Italy and Montenegro, but also because of our belief that the south-eastern zone of the Atlantic Alliance is very important and the accession of Montenegro is actually the completion of NATO in the region,” Gentiloni said.
He emphasized the cooperation in economic relations between the two countries, adding that it has great potential in the future in the field of oil, power, defense systems and tourism.
Luksic said that the visit Gentiloni, two months after the visit of Italian President, speaks about relations between Montenegro and Italy.
Izvor: RTV Montenegro