The head of the Ministry of defence of Macedonia Zoran Jolevski during the meeting of heads the Ministry of defence of the countries of Europe said that the country is ready for NATO membership, the media says.
"Macedonia has done much to achieve its strategic goals. We are ready to become a member of the Commonwealth immediately – is the goal, which is supported by all political forces and citizens of the Republic of Macedonia ", – the expression Jolevski quotes RIA "news" referring to Agency Xinhua.
previously the head of the Ministry of national defense of Poland Tomasz Samonac said that Poland wants to offer to lengthen the Alliance and invite Macedonia and Montenegro at the next NATO summit, which is expected to be held in the capital of Poland on 8-9 July 2016. Remember, in April, the head of the General staff of the Russian armed forces army General Valery Gerasimov said that " despite some slowdown, the process of inclusion in the block of new members continues. In view of the most likely candidates for NATO membership in the near future are considered Montenegro, Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Alliance continue to Express about the prospects of Euro-Atlantic integration of Georgia and Ukraine ". In September last year at the NATO conference in Wales, Georgia received the status of a special partner and moved to a new advanced format military cooperation with the countries – participants of the North Atlantic Commonwealth. The United States also stressed the success of Georgia in the process of integration with NATO.