Meeting Shekerinska- Lajčák : The opening of the negotiations with North Macedonia would be a strategically important move by the EU

“Slovakia strongly supports EU’s enlargement and the opening of negotiations with North Macedonia”, said the Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajčák at a meeting with Defence Minister Radmila Shekerinska.

Lajčák said that Slovakia would do everything to spread the message that the opening of negotiations with our country would be the strategically right move for the EU. At the meeting with Minister Shekerinska, the Slovak Foreign Minister offered the authentic integration experience of the country, through expert assistance in all areas during the integration process of North Macedonia in the EU.

Minister Shekerinska expressed her gratitude for the support given in this important moment for the country, when the decision of the European Council to open the negotiations of North Macedonia with the EU is crucial.

Shekerinska, Lajčák held a bilateral meeting during the GLOBSEC forum in Bratislava, where the topic of discussion was the future of the EU and NATO.