“Montenegro and Italy foster friendly relations with strong and intense contacts at the highest level as well as mutual support of the two countries internationally and was assessed during a meeting between Prime Minister Dusko Markovic and Italian Ambassador Vicenza Del Monaco.

Prime Minister Markovic received Del Monaco in a farewell visit.

‘Thanks to Ambassador Del Monak for a five-year engagement in our country, Markovic assessed that during this period significant progress was made in the relations between the two countries, thanks largely to the contribution of Ambassador Del Monaco. The Ambassador of Italy recalled that at the time of his diplomatic mandate, Montenegro reached one of its strategic goals – NATO membership – and added that his country strongly supports our European integration, stressing the progress made towards membership in the European Union,’ the government said.”