Skopje – 16th of March 2018

EU DELEGATION VISITS AR


EU DELEGATION VISITS THE INTELIGENCFE AGENCY

Countering international terrorism, coping with foreign mercenaries and external influences on the process of radicalization were part of the discussion between representatives of the Macedonian Intelligence Agency (AR) and a visiting delegation of high – ranking EU officials, led by the Deputy- General Secretary for Common Security and Defense policy Mr. Pedro Serrano and the European ambassador in Macedonia, Mr. Samuel Zbogar.

The EU representatives were interested in the position and role of AR in the security system as well as the specifics in the support of related services in the Ministry of Interior Affairs. Interest was also expressed about the Agency’s cooperation with partner services in dealing with threats of international terrorism and the fast-changing modern trends surrounding threats to European security.

At the meeting that took place in AR headquarters on March the 15th 2018 there were discussions about the potential of strengthening of cooperation between the Intelligence Agency and EU institutions in areas of international security.