Vucic, Hill meeting: All efforts to be directed towards the dialogue

President of Serbia, Aleksandar Vucic met today with the Ambassador of the United States of America, Christopher Hill, discussing the improvement of bilateral relations, energy diversification, European integration of Serbia, as well as current geopolitical issues and regional integration initiatives. 

According to the press release, Ambassador Hill reiterated US support for the European integration of Serbia and the countries of the region, as well as the position of the United States that the European Union should expand.

“We also support the Open Balkan initiative, and we are ready to help in its faster development,” said Ambassador Hill, adding that the United States will always support efforts to deepen regional economic cooperation in a way that promotes European Union integration.

Speaking about the dialogue between Belgrade and Prishtina, the interlocutors agreed that all efforts should be directed towards the dialogue under the auspices of the EU, considering that the talks are the only right path for the resolution of open issues, as well as to reach a sustainable agreement.

Ambassador Hill pointed out that the US will continue its engagement with EU partners towards the continuation of the dialogue that will bring concrete results.

Following a recent letter from US President Joseph Biden to President Vucic, Ambassador Hill reiterated his country’s support for Serbia’s efforts to diversify energy sources and energy efficiency, stressing that the United States will work to give Serbia access to energy projects which are already being worked on extensively.