Fatmir Xhafaj reacted for the first time on Monday for the last accuses made in his address for being part of state security structures during communism system in Albania.
After he was decreed by the President of the Republic, Bujar Nishani as the new Minister of Interior Affairs, Xhafaj declared publicly that all the accused made in his address are defamation.
"A defamation campaign started against me and it has no connection with the reality. I have never been part of the state security structures during communism," declared Xhafaj.
He also accused the leader of the opposition Lulzim Basha for public defamation now that he was proposed as the new Interior Minister.