Embassy of Ukraine to the Hellenic Republic

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POLITICAL RELATIONS BETWEEN UKRAINE AND THE REPUBLIC OF ALBANIA

The establishment of diplomatic relations: January 13, 1993

Diplomatic Missions:

  1.  Embassy of Ukraine to the Republic of Albania (in combination, Athens, Hellenic         Republic)
  2.  Embassy of the Republic of Albania in Ukraine (in combination, Warsaw, Republic of Poland)

 Political dialogue

Dialogue the level of the Heads of Parliaments:

July 1, 2011 – meeting of Speaker of the Parliament of the Republic of Albania 
Ms J.Topalli with Chairperson of the VerkhovnaRada of Ukraine MrV.Lytvyn in the framework of the PABSEC summit in Kyiv (Ukraine).

Dialogue at the level of Foreign Ministries:

September 24, 2009 – meeting of acting Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine
MrV.Khandohiy with Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the RA MrI.Meta in the framework of the 64th session of the UN GA in New York (USA).

December 2, 2010 – meeting of Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine
MrK.Gryshchenko with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the RA MrE.Haxhinasto in the framework of the OSCE summit in Astana (Kazakhstan).

April 19, 2012 – meeting of Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine
MrK.Gryshchenko with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the RA MrE.Haxhinasto in the framework of the NATO summit in Brussels (Belgium).

December 6, 2012  meeting of Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine
MrK.Gryshchenko with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the RA MrE.Panariti in the framework of the 19th meeting of the OSCE Minister Council in Dublin (Ireland).

November 4, 2016 – official visit of Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine 
MrP.Klimkin to Albania.

February 21-23, 2018 – official visit of Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of Ukraine MrD.Bushati to Ukraine.

Interparliamentary Cooperation:

On April 15, 2015 the Deputy Group of the VerkhovnaRada of Ukraine on Interparliamentary Relations with the Republic of Albania was formed. It consists of 7 deputies.

Group of Friendship with Ukraine functions in the Parliament of the Republic of Albania and consists of 3 deputies.

February 5, 2018 - meeting in the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the VerkhovnaRadaof Ukraine with a delegation of the Parliament of the Republic of Albania headed by Chairman of the Foreign policyCommittee M.Kodgeli.