The Albanian speaker of parliament, Gramoz Ruci received today the ambassador of the Saudi Arabia to Tirana, Abdelmomen Mohammed Sharafi.
The pair praised the excellent relations existing between the two countries and said that these relations could be intensified. According to them, high level visits are very important for the holding of political dialogue and the intensification of economic cooperation between the two countries.
Ruci also underlined that it’s very important that the two governments sign agreements in the areas of tourism, air transport, etc., and also stressed the need for the two countries to intensify parliamentary cooperation.
According to him, Albania’s parliamentary diplomacy is assuming an important role, acting as a very efficient tool to strengthen bilateral and multilateral relations.
On the other hand, Ruci also expressed his gratitude for Saudi Arabia’s decision to recognize Kosovo’s independence and asked this country to lobby for other member countries of the Islamic Cooperation Organization and the Arab league to recognize it too. /ibna/