North Macedonia, Albania Agree To Continue Cooperation On Path To EU Membership

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama (left) and his counterpart from North Macedonia, Dimitar Kovachevski, shake hands in Skopje on November 14.

The prime ministers of North Macedonia and Albania have expressed a strong commitment toward continuing cooperation as both countries work to join the European Union.

Macedonian Prime Minister Dimitar Kovachevski and Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama pledged during a meeting in Skopje on November 14 that their countries must not deviate from the European path, signed a memorandum committing to energy and infrastructure projects, and agreed on the return of icons stolen from North Macedonia.