Harlem , Minister of State for European Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development of France said that Montenegro “is a key partner in the region.”
He met with Montenegrin Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Integration Igor Luksic, in Paris.
Désir stressed “the constructive role of Montenegro and its contribution to the improvement of good neighborly relations and the overall stability of the Western Balkans”.
He welcomed the achievements of Montenegro in reform activities in the field of European integration, with emphasis on the implementation of Chapters 23 and 24, and conveyed the readiness of France to continue to support the negotiating process.
He also stressed the importance of further process of Euro-Atlantic integration of Montenegro and welcomed the progress, pointing out that the question of stability is crucial in Europe.
“Deputy Prime Minister Lukšić thanked France for its continued support to the European integration process, in particular through expert advice in specific areas – justice, interior, agriculture.
The participants emphasized satisfaction with comprehensive bilateral relations and assessed that there is space for further improvement of economic cooperation, the realization of projects in the field of tourism, infrastructure, transport and energy.
Izvor: RTV Montenegro