BELGRADE – Presidency of Serbia said on Friday that US President Donald Trump, in a letter, thanked Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic for congratulations on the occasion of assuming presidency.

“I warmly welcome the greeting you sent me on the occasion of my presidential inauguration and I appreciate Your encouragement and support,” says the letter of the US president.

Donald Trump said that “the two countries are facing challenges that can be overcome through partnership and unity”.

“We have excellent opportunities for improvement of unity, goals, promotion of global stability and achieving peace and prosperity. One such goal which we continue to support as the surest path to a stable and prosperous future of Serbia is its joining the European Union,” said Trump in the letter.

US president said that he is looking forward to strengthening bilateral relations based on common values of Serbian and American peoples.