During the ALDE Party Council Meeting in Berlin on 9 February, the ALDE Party welcomed new member parties.
Più Europa from Italy and Viðreisn from Iceland were welcomed as full new member parties. Moreover, Bright Armenia from Armenia was welcomed as new affiliate member party.
Furthermore, the Party Council also discussed the upcoming European elections, while the ALDE Party President Hans van Baalen announced that the electoral campaign kick-off will take place on 21 March in Brussels.
The Council adopted an urgent resolution on North-Macedonian membership in NATO and the European Union.
Council members also discussed developments in Romania. ALDE Romania was asked to clarify its position as a member of the Romanian government on the implementation of the Venice Commission's recommendations with regards to justice reforms and respect for the rule of law. It was agreed that there will be a review of the status of implementations at an upcoming Council meeting.