“The Embassy of Montenegro in London in cooperation with the British Foreign Commonwealth Office (FCO) organized last night the 140th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Montenegro and the United Kingdom.

A reception and concert of Montenegrin classical guitarist Miloš Karadaglic took place at the FCO Lounge.

The guests were greeted by Ambassador of Montenegro to the United Kingdom, Borislav Banovic, and Ambassador of the Western Balkans to the FCO, Ambassador Andrew Paige.

Banovic recalled the traditional friendship and development of relations between the two countries since the Berlin Congress in 1878, when the UK recognized the independent state of Montenegro, and sent the ambassador to Cetinje next year. Minister of Foreign Affairs, organized last night the 140th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Montenegro and the United Kingdom.” (translated from RTCG)