“In the process of joining the European Union (EU), Montenegro will strive to further promote the regatta principle and that the country could become a member of the EU before 2025 said Foreign Minister Srdjan Darmanovic.

He said he expects the regatta principle, a country to be assessed on its results, to be encouraged in the European Commission’s April report.

‘We are encouraged by the statement of Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker that the EU will be more numerous than it is now. I think that we can to become a member before 2025,’ said Darmanovic  in an interview with news agency MINA.” (translated from Vijesti)