President Stevo Pendarovski received today in a farewell meeting the Swedish Ambassador, Kristin Forsgren Bengtsson.
At the meeting, the excellent bilateral relations between North Macedonia and Sweden were confirmed; it was assessed that they are characterized by friendship and mutual understanding, and a commitment was expressed to further intensification of the political dialogue, as well as deepening of the economic cooperation.
President Pendarovski expressed gratitude for the continuous development cooperation and Swedish support for strengthening the capacities of the institutions in North Macedonia, especially in the area of democracy, rule of law and environmental protection. At the meeting, it was confirmed that Sweden, as before, will strongly support the European integration of North Macedonia.
The President expressed gratitude for the diplomatic engagement of Ambassador Kristin Forsgren Bengtsson and her contribution to the advancement of the Macedonian-Swedish relations and wished her further personal and professional success.