ALGIERS – The Speaker of the Council of the Nation, Abdelkader Bensalah, received Wednesday in Algiers, the Romanian Minister of Relations with Parliament, Mr. Viorel Ilie, with whom he reviewed the bilateral relations, including issues related to the security and stability in the Mediterranean region, said the Council in a statement.
The meeting which took place in the presence of the Minister of Relations with the Parliament, Mahdjoub Bedda, and the ambassador of Romania in Algiers, Marcel Alexandru, allowed to review “the bilateral relations in various fields and the means to promote them, serving the interests of both peoples and countries, “the statement added.
On this occasion, Mr. Bensalah expressed “the readiness of Algeria to breathe new life into the relations between the two countries and promote them to reach the level of quality that marked them during the war of national liberation”.
To this end, the Romanian Minister, whose country holds the rotating presidency of the European Union (EU) welcomed “the role of Algeria in the establishment of peace and stability in the Mediterranean region” .
At the parliamentary level, the two parties reiterated “their willingness to increase the pace of exchange of delegations and visits to support the efforts made to diversify economic and commercial exchanges between the two countries”.