'Albania's natural place is within the EU' Juncker pursues new members as UK leaves bloc
The European Commission President promised to help the country prepare for accession into the EU, with 2025 as a date when Albania could join the bloc provided they meet the membership criteria.
“The 2025 date is open to all candidate countries,” Mr Juncker said on Sunday while flanked by Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama.
Albania, alongside Macedonia, are expected to be given the go ahead to start accession talks as early as June.
Mr Juncker added: “I can only encourage Albania to continue the reforms.
“We will be side by side with Albania in its efforts.
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