During the meeting at the premises of the Ministry of Justice, Deputy Minister Ristovski expressed his gratefulness to the US government on their assistance and continued support they have given for the development of the justice system in the country.
Also, Deputy Minister Ristovski expressed his hope that this cooperation and this assistance from the United States will continue in the future during the process of strengthening of the rule of law, strengthening the independence of the judiciary and restoring the confidence of citizens in the institutions of justice.
At the meeting, it was also discussed about reforms that should be undertaken by the Government, reforms that should lead the country towards increased efficiency, transparency, law enforcement and Euro-Atlantic integration.
H.E. Woods congratulated the Deputy Minister on his appointment as a Deputy Minister of Justice, emphasizing the support that the United States has given in the past to the Republic of Macedonia in the field of the judiciary. Also, Ms. Ray Woods assured that the United States will continue to support the Republic of Macedonia in the process of developing the legal system.