Minister Hoxhaj in Dubrovnik, receives the support of the Italian Presidency of EU on the signing of SAA (VIDEO)
In these meetings, Hoxhaj received their support on the signing of the Stabilisation and Association Agreement with Kosovo and other integration processes, with particular emphasis on the Visa Liberalization process.
In the meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Italy, Federica Mogherini, who is also the Chairman of the EU Presidency, Hoxhaj expressed the necessity of signing of the SAA which, as he considered is a matter of weeks and the date on Visas by the end of the year.
Today I met many ministers of Member Countries of the European Union. I would like to mention the meeting that I had with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Italy, who also chairs the EU Presidency and the meeting with Commissioner Füle. Based on this meetings, I can say that the singing of the Stabilisation and Association Agreement is a matter of weeks and not months and it will happen soon, and I also received from them the full confirmation that by the end of 2014 the decision for the citizens of Kosovo to travel to Europe without Visas will be reached", stated minister Hoxhaj.
Hoxhaj also had a meeting with the Commissioner for Enlargement, Mr. Stefan Fule, with whom he also discussed the common EU-Kosovo integration processes
The Chief Diplomat of Kosovo also met the Foreign Minister of Romania, Corleaten, of Swedish minister, Carl Bildt, Deputy Foreign Ministers of Greece and Canada, who he thanked for their support to Kosovo in the multilateral and EU forums.
Kosovo Foreign Minister participated for two days in the Croatia Forum in Dubrovnik, where he spoke on the challenges of European values and the integration process of Western Balkans.
The Assistant Secretary of the State for European and Eurasian Affairs, Victoria Nuland, also addressed the participants in the forum.