Albania: Rama, Varhelyi discuss completion of EU accession talks

Albania: Rama, Varhelyi discuss completion of EU accession talks

The European Commissioner for Enlargement, Oliver Varhelyi, confirmed last night that he had an online conversation with the Prime Minister of Albania, Edi Rama, with whom he discussed the ongoing work on completing the framework of the talks on Albania’s accession to the European Union, support for the fight against COVID-19, as well as preparations for the Sofia Summit.

Commenting on the issues discussed, Commissioner Varhelyi said “we expect Albania to make progress on its path to EU membership”.

In a teleconference with Prime Minister Edi Rama in the EU, we discussed the ongoing work to complete the negotiating framework for Albania’s accession to the European Union, support for the fight against COVID-19 and preparations for next week’s Sofia summit. “We expect Albania to make progress on the road to EU membership”, Varhelyi said./ibna