PM Sanader receives Bavarian interior minister
ZAGREB, April 17 (Hina) - Croatian Prime Minister Ivo Sanader on Friday received Bavarian Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann.
Sanader said this visit was important for further strengthening the friendship and cooperation between Croatia and Bavaria, which he added had excellent relations.
Sanader briefed Herrmann about the priorities of Croatia's foreign policy, the state of accession negotiations with the European Union, and Croatia's role in the region.
Herrmann congratulated Croatia on its recent accession to NATO and said Bavaria supported Croatia's EU accession. He underscored the importance of the cooperation between the Croatian and Bavarian police forces in dealing with organised crime, and was hopeful that his visit would help further develop and intensify this cooperation.