Albania to open embassy in Ukraine
Albania is preparing to open an embassy in Ukraine for the first time in the diplomatic relations between the countries. Albanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Olta Xhaçka stated this on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Ukraine and Albania.
“Both Albania and Ukraine belong to the family of free democratic states; the future of both countries is in the Euro-Atlantic family. On the occasion of the 30th anniversary (of diplomatic relations — Ed.), I am pleased to announce that Albania will raise the level of diplomatic representation in Kyiv and open an embassy in Ukraine,” the minister wrote.
In the statement, she noted that both countries have gone from tyranny to democracies of the free world and noted the heroic struggle of Ukrainians to preserve their freedom.
“In the current circumstances, we are happy to support Ukraine as true friends on the right side of history,” the Albanian foreign minister said.