Serbian and Algerian presidents to exchange decorations
Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic on Monday started his official visit to Algeria.Source: Tanjug
He will be there until Wednesday and "meet with the country's top officials and sign several documents," Tanjug has reported.
During the visit, Nikolic will talk with his Algerian counterpart Abdelaziz Bouteflika who will present him with the National Order of Merit El Athir.
Nikolic will present Bouteflika with the Order of the Republic of Serbia on a sash, granted on February 5 this year.
The Serbian president will also meet with Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal and sign a memorandum of understanding in the field of information technology between the National Agency for Promotion and Development of Technological Parks and the Science Park Belgrade and a protocol on the cooperation between the two diplomatic academies.
The two governments will also sign a culture cooperation program and a protocol on cooperation between the national libraries.
While in Algeria, the Serbian president will also talk with Speaker of the People's National Assembly Mohamed-Larbi Ould Khelifa and Speaker of the Council of the Nation Abdelkader Bensalah.