EU/Croatia Association Council: extracts from the joint press conference by Olli Rehn, Gordan Jandroković, Croatian Minister for Foreign Affairs and European Integration, and Dimitrij Rupel
Following the EU/Croatia Association Council, Olli Rehn, Member of the EC in charge of Enlargement, Gordan Jandroković, Croatian Minister for Foreign Affairs and European Integration, and Dimitrij Rupel, Slovenian Minister for Foreign Affairs and President in office of the Council, gave a joint press conference.
The European Union welcomed the progress made by Croatia on its way towards the EU, but stressed the need of making further efforts on the judiciary area, in the fight against corruption and on its administrative capacity to deal with the public aids. A roadmap should be ready in the course of 2009. SHOTLIST