Speaker of Parliament Meta meets US senior officials: Albania is an excellent ally

Speaker of Parliament Meta meets US senior officials: Albania is an excellent ally

Tirana, 29 October 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency

Speaker of Parliament, Ilir Meta has continued his official visit in the United States with meetings with senior US officials.

Meta has met with the speaker of the American Congress, Mr. John Boehner before the end of his term in office. During this meeting, the two interlocutors discussed on the relations between the two countries and the challenges that they have, while Mr. Meta has praised the support that the US congress has offered for our country.

On his part, Mr. Boehner has considered Albania as an excellent ally for the United States.

Speaker of Parliament, Ilir Meta and the head of the Parliamentary Committee on Foreign Affairs, Arta Dade also met with Nancy Pelosi, leader of democrats in the US congress and former head of the Congress.

Meta was also received in a meeting by the head of the task force against terrorism in the US Congress, Robert Pittenger.

During this meeting, Pittinger considered Albania as an important ally of the USA and accepted the invitation of the speaker of Parliament to hold the next conference in Tirana. /ibna/