BELGRADE – Serbian PM Aleksandar Vucic on Wednesday congratulated Donald Trump on his victory in the US presidential elections, expressing the hope it would help further improvement of Serbia-US relations.

“I am taking this opportunity to extend to you my sincere congratulations on your electoral success and the great victory in the presidential elections. I believe you will approach the duties of the 45th president of the United States of America with the commitment and the resolve that also characterised your exceptional campaign. The leadership you demonstrated during that time represents a strong will that is necessary not only to the citizens of the US but the entire world.”

Vucic also expressed the sincere hope Trump’s victory would help further improvement of Serbia-US bilateral ties, which he said were already on the path of development and progress.