Delegation of the Assembly of AP Vojvodina visiting the National Assembly
The delegation of the Assembly of AP Vojvodina visited today the National Assembly of the Republic of Srpska , headed by the President Istvan Pastor.
The meeting of two delegations, beside President Čubrilovic and President Pastor, the president of MP Group „Aleksandar Vucic-Serbia wins“, Pavle Budakov, the President of the MP group „Socialist party-Unique Serbia “ and Dmitar Stanisic , the president of the Committee on European integrations and regional cooperation were present at the meeting.
Delegation of the National Assembly of The Republic of Srpska was consisted of Head of the deputies club of Independent Social Democrats Igor Zunic, head of the Deputies club of Socialist party Maksim Skoko and the member of the Committee on European integrations Sinisa Bundalo.
President Pastor stressed during the meeting that this is a continuous cooperation between two parliaments, saying that for him it is very important that he is visiting Banja Luka as a Hungarian, and this shows as he said, that this is an institutional cooperation and not a national one.
President Cubrilovic said that this cooperation is based on Special and parallel relationships between the Republic of Srpska and the Republic of Serbia and that is also a stronger relationship, characterized by personal and family relationships, and also stressed that many students from the Republic of Srpska study in Novi Sad.
He also said that cooperation on economic basis is very important as wll as in any other cooperation of crucial importance are construction of highways in order to facilitate the citizens' traveling and communicating.
The cooperation with the Assembly of AP Vojvodina and National Assembly of the Republic of Srpska are on high level but we have to increase it especially on economic and cultural level.
It was agreed that a new meeting at the level of the Friendship Group should be held, to discuss the extension or modification of the agreement, as new ideas will emerge and new opportunities will emerge.
"This is not interregional cooperation, this is cooperation with ourselves. For this reason, the tone of conversation, intention, aspiration and hope are different. The problems, ambitions and intentions are exactly the same. The connection of the people in our region is very significant and this is the basis that confirms that we are not an international legal entity, but in an essential sense, "said Pastor.