The President of the Republic of North Macedonia, Stevo Pendarovski, participates in the 56th Munich Security Conference from today until February 16, 2020.
President Pendarovski attended the opening of the conference, which was addressed by the President of the Federal Republic of Germany, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, and the Chairman of the Conference, Ambassador Wolfgang Ischinger.
President Pendarovski is scheduled to speak at a roundtable on “Balkan Dialogues” in the afternoon, attended by Josep Borrell Fontelles, European Commission Vice President and EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Albin Kurti, Prime Minister of the Republic of Kosovo, Edi Rama, Prime Minister of the Republic of Albania, Aleksandar Vucic, President of the Republic of Serbia, and Ekaterina Zaharieva, Deputy Prime Minister for Judicial Reform and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria.
President Pendarovski will address the Munich Security Conference on Sunday.
President Pendarovski is scheduled to hold several meetings with some of the participants during the Munich Security Conference.
The 56th Munich Security Conference is expected to bring together over 500 leaders in the fields of politics, business, academia, civil society, health organizations, including over 35 heads of state and government and over 100 foreign and defense ministers.
Among the announced attendees are the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the French President Emmanuel Macron, the Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, the NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, members of the European Commission and others.