Bush in Abania videos
Posted by franksupa on June 11, 2007
The Balkan country is a staunch ally in America’s “war on terror” and Mr Bush met Albanian soldiers who have served in Iraq and Afghanistan. Mr Bush reiterated his support for the UN’s plan for Kosovo’s independence, adding it was time to “get moving” despite opposition from Russia. Albanian Outsourcing
He has flown to Bulgaria for the final stop in his week-long European tour. Mr Bush reiterated his view that Kosovo should move towards independence now.
Bush visits albania Video 1
“The question is whether there’s going to be endless dialogue on a subject that we’ve already made up our mind on,” Mr Bush said, after meeting with Albanian Prime Minister Sali Berisha. In Kosovo, Prime Minister Agim Ceku welcomed Mr Bush’s support.
Bush visits albania Video 2
In Belgrade, however, a spokesman for Serbian Prime Minister Vojislav Kostunica’s party said his government would “reject any such proclamation”. “President Bush not only confirmed once more his strong support for independence, but in a sense he declared independence,” Mr Ceku said. Albanian Outsourcing
The G8 failed to reach consensus on Kosovo this week, with strong opposition from Russia to the independence blueprint laid out by UN Special Envoy Martti Ahtisaari in April. Mr Bush’s week-long European tour has already taken him to the G8 summit in Germany, as well as the Czech Republic, Poland and Italy. Albanian Outsourcing