Thirty years after establishing diplomatic relations between Albania and Ukraine, the previous introduced it will open an embassy in Kyiv.
The announcement was made on Thursday, on the identical date, 12 January, that relations had been established three a long time earlier than.
“On the event of this thirtieth anniversary, I’m joyful to announce that Albania will enhance its stage of illustration in Kyiv by opening its embassy in Ukraine,” International Minister Olta Xhaçka wrote on Twitter.
She added, “I look ahead with pleasure to the continuation of the cooperation with my pal and colleague Dmytro Kuleba to advance and strengthen our cooperation even additional sooner or later.”
The minister continued that Albania will help Ukraine in its combat towards Russia’s “unlawful battle of aggression.”
“Right now we’re proud to face by Ukraine as true mates on the precise facet of historical past. Ukraine’s heroic resistance is a combat for freedom and a refusal to return to the tyranny from which we each emerged way back,” she wrote, referencing Albania’s exit from a brutal communist regime in 1991.
(Alice Taylor | Exit.al)