Opening remarks by Albania Defence Minister at SEDM

Thank you Mr. Chairman Petro,
Dear SEEBRIG Commander, General Petrache,
Senior Militaries,
Distinguished guests,
Ladies and Gentlemen,

Good morning to all of you and welcome to Tirana. I am very happy to be here today as we kick of this SEDM event.
I am happy, indeed I am proud of our men and women who have worked much to prepare for this. But, to be honest, I am also very aware of the great responsibility that comes with our chairmanship. I know that the next two years are going to be demanding and challenging for Albania and for everybody involved in this effort.

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