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Montenegro hosts US-Adriatic Charter meeting, VP Michael Pence attending

US Vice President Mike Pence, at the Adriatic Charter Summit in Podgorica; Photo: AP Photo / Risto Božovic

PODGORICA – Montenegro hosts special meeting of members of US–Adriatic Charter (A5) today in Podgorica, Tanjug reports.

The A5 meeting in Podgorica is attended by Vice President of the United States, Mike Pence and Prime Ministers of the member states of the Charter – Prime Minister of Albania, Edi Rama, Prime Minister of Croatia, Andrej Plenković, Prime Minister of Montenegro, Duško Marković, Prime Minister of Macedonia, Zoran Zaev, Head of the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denis Zvizdić, as well as representatives of the countries with observer status – Prime Minister of Serbia, Ana Brnabić, Prime Minister of Slovenia, Miro Cerar and President of Kosovo, Hashim Thaci.

The US–Adriatic Charter is initiative formed in May 2003, with the specific aim to support its member countries on their way to NATO membership and to strengthen regional security and cooperation.

Charter is currently chaired by Macedonia, which is co- hosting the meeting in Podgorica.

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