PM Gruevski to hold a visit to the US

PM Gruevski to hold a visit to the US

Skopje, 11 January 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Naser Pajaziti

In order to boost bilateral relations and mutual cooperation, PM Nikola Gruevski will hold a visit to the US today. In the framework of this visit, PM Gruevski will meet with the vice US president, Joe Biden.

According to the government’s press statement, Gruevski and Biden are expected to discuss on the intensification of bilateral relations and cooperation, reforms in FYROM and democratic processes, growth of economic cooperation and commercial relations, issues of security and integration of FYROM in the NATO and EU.

This is the second meeting between PM Gruevski with vice US president, Biden. Their first meeting was held in February 2011. Both countries have also signed the declaration on strategic partnership and closely collaborate on political and economic issues. /ibna/