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Friday, 27.03.2015, 10:09
On 16 March in Brussels, the Latvian Foreign Minister, Edgars Rinkevics, met with the European Action Group for Moldova including the Foreign Minister of Moldova, Natalia Gherman, to discuss the course of Moldova’s integration with the EU and offer support for the reform process, reported BC the ministry.
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On 11 March 2015, the Latvian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Edgars Rinkevics, made a working visit to Bosnia and Herzegovina during Latvia’s Presidency of the Council of the EU, thereby confirming the European Union’s support for Bosnia and Herzegovina’s aspirations to further integrate with the EU and discussed the tasks to be carried out in the integration process, reports BC the Latvian MFA.
Minister of Justice Juozas Bernatonis is paying a visit to Georgia where he met with Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili and Justice Minister Thea Tsulukiani. During the visit Bernatonis welcomed Georgia's strive to follow the path of eurointegration. He shared Lithuania's experience in the area of legislation and discussed bilateral cooperation, informs LETA/ELTA.
Latvian Ambassador Juris Poikans presented his credentials to the President of Moldova Nicolae Timofte earlier this week, and met with Deputy Foreign Minister of Moldova Valeriu Chiveri to discuss bilateral cooperation, relations between the European Union and Moldova, and the situation after the parliamentary elections in Moldova, reports LETA.
On Tuesday, December 16, in Belgrade, during the meeting with Prime Minister of Serbia Aleksandar Vučić, Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma stressed that Latvia appreciates Serbia's commitment and the accomplishments regarding the EU integration reforms, and encourages continuing the reforms, reported BC press secretary to the Prime Minister Aiva Rozenberga.
During a joint press conference with Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics (Unity) in Riga yesterday evening, Serbian First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ivica Dacic said that Serbia's strategic goal is to join the European Union, informs LETA.
On Monday, 8 December, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevicius and Minister of European Affairs of Turkey Volan Bozkir signed a memorandum of understanding regarding cooperation on Euro-integration, informs LETA/ELTA.