Tuesday, 24 November 2020 17:13

Mr Bečić – Ms Popa: EU remains a strategic partner for Montenegro

The President of the Parliament of Montenegro, Mr Aleksa Bečić, talked today with the Head of the EU Delegation to Montenegro, Ms Oana Cristina Popa.

The President informed the Ambassador Popa on this occasion about the current political situation, with special reference to the functioning of the Parliament in the previous period. President Bečić said he was confident that the new Government would be elected at the next sitting of the Parliament and stressed the importance of dialogue between political actors, in order to meet key priorities related to judicial reform and comprehensive reform of the electoral legislation.

The meeting was, inter alia, an opportunity for President Bečić to express gratitude for the recent financial assistance provided by the European Union to Montenegro due to the consequences associated with the corona virus.

This meeting was the occasion for the Ambassador of the EU Delegation to Montenegro, Ms Oana Cristina Popa, to invite the President of the Parliament of Montenegro to talk to high-level state officials of European institutions in Brussels in the first half of December. The meeting will be organised in accordance with the current epidemiological measures.