4 December 2017 marks the 105th anniversary of the creation of the Albanian Armed Forces. On this day, the president of the country, Ilir Meta, who is also Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, confirmed his utmost support for the development and modernization of armed forces.
“I would like to extent my gratitude to all the families of the military men, their sacrifices and the strength that they find when they are away from their sons, parents and husbands. On this anniversary, we would like to express our utmost veneration for all of those who contributed in order for the Albanian Army to strengthen”, the head of the state said.
According to him, the 105th anniversary of the creation of Armed Forces finds the country a NATO member, therefore, the head of the state thanked all Albanian military men who currently contribute alongside military forces of the Alliance in Afghanistan, Aegean Sea, and everywhere else. /balkaneu.com/