Biden: Western Balkans among my priorities

The Western Balkans will also be one of the priorities of the new US administration, according to a phone call that US President-elect Joe Biden made with European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen.

"A strong European Union is in the interest of the United States," President-elect Joe Biden said in a phone call with the European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, reiterating her commitment to deepening and revitalizing US-EU relations.

This commitment was also confirmed in a telephone conversation between Biden and European Council President Charles Michel.

The president-elect stressed that "pandemic and recovery are among the top priorities of economic and climate cooperation."

"The Western Balkans, Iran, Belarus, and Ukraine will be among our priorities," said President-elect Biden. / ATA