Published on: 07 December 2017

Minister Bushati attends the OSCE Ministerial Council meeting in Vienna

At the invitation of Minister for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs of Austria, Sebastian Kurz, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Ditmir Bushati, is participating at the 24th meeting of the OSCE Ministerial Council, which will hold proceedings on 7-8 December 2017 in Vienna, under the Austrian OSCE Chairmanship.

45 ministers from the participating states of the organization will take part at the Conference.

At this meeting, which concludes the Austrian OSCE Chairmanship, ministers will focus on analyzing the efforts made to resolve conflicts and address challenges in the OSCE space, particularly in resolving the crisis in and around Ukraine.

Also, the strengthening of the OSCE-s capacity to foster cooperation, revitalization of the strategic dialogue on regional security policy issues will be in focus. The meeting also aims at strengthening the OSCE to effectively address the new global challenges.

During his speech Minister Bushati concentrated on the crisis in Ukraine calling on "all the parties to implement fully and without delay the Minsk agreements and to honor their commitments". Referring to Kosovo, Minister Bushati stressed that "The OSCE should not discuss Kosovo, without Kosovo, as part of the discussion."

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