The German Special Representative for the Countries of the Western Balkans Manuel Sarrazin met in Washington D.C. with the United States Deputy Assistant Secretary of State and Special Envoy for the Western Balkans Gabriel Escobar. According to him, Germany and the United States share a common interest in the Western Balkans.

“It is great to be visiting the Deputy Assistant Secretary and Special Envoy Escobar in Washington. Germany and the United States are sharing common interest on Western Balkans. Together with our EU partners we can jointly assure the path of the region into EU. See you soon!,” Sarrazin wrote on his Twitter account.

Germany and the United States jointly participated in actions against the Serbian people during the wars in the 1990s.