Importance of Romanian-Polish partnership, emphasized during Basescu-Komorowski meeting
President Traian Basescu has received on Wednesday, at Cotroceni Presidential Palace, the Republic of Poland Sejm Marshall Bronislaw Komorowski, the approached subjects being aimed at the context created by the economic crisis and the importance of the partnership between the two countries, the Presidential Administration informed.
„Traian Basescu underlined the special character of the relations between Romania and the Republic of Poland, two states with significant decisional force within the European Union and multiple common interests, whose promotion can be more successfully secured under conditions of a strengthened partnership”, said the Presidential Administration in its release.
An exchange of opinions took place on the financial and economic crisis and the impact upon the two countries’ economy, the head of state and the Polish dignitary revealing the measures adopted by the Executive in order to surpass difficulties.
At the same time, the two officials discussed aspects related to the European Union links with the countries in its eastern neighborhood, revealing the importance of the continuation of an European open and engaged policy as the unique option for the fulfillment of the respective nations’ democratic aspirations.
The evolution of the main subjects approached on the occasion of the official visit paid by President Basescu to the Republic of Poland at the beginning of March was also discussed, President Basescu and Sejm Marshall Bronis law Komorowski assessing the implementation in good conditions of the projects decided on that occasion.
They both agreed that the development of bilateral cooperation can significantly contribute to the solving of the current issues on the European and Euro¬Atlantic agendas, the release also stressed.
On Wednesday, the host had a meeting with the Chamber of Deputies Speaker Roberta Anastase, as well, pointing out that Poland wishes to cooperate with Romania in the matters related to the Black Sea zone, especially the EU countries’ integrating their energy systems and to support at the same time alternative transit routes as Nabucco.
The two officials convened to carry out a steady parliamentary dialogue and set as a first phase periodical meetings at the committees level.
President Traian Basescu met Bronislaw Komorowski on March 6, during his official visit to Warsaw.