Macedonia

“U.S. Has Ally in the Balkans” by Prime Minister of Macedonia Zoran ZaevPhoto: BalkanEU.com

“U.S. Has Ally in the Balkans” by Prime Minister of Macedonia Zoran Zaev

“By the end of 2017, the Republic of Macedonia had made significant steps toward renewing democracy, engaging in regional cooperation and advancing integration with the United States and Western Europe. This accomplishment is all the more impressive considering that at the beginning of the year, our small Balkan […]

Zaev Befriending Greek Mayor?Photo: BalkanEU.com

Zaev Befriending Greek Mayor?

“Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev will go to Greece for the New Year’s holiday on the invitation of Thessaloniki Mayor Yiannia Boutaris. Government spokesman Mile Bosnjakovski confirmed this at today’s regular press briefing. “Prime Minister Zaev will go, but the visit will be in the form of a private […]

Macedonian President Ivanov – Language Law is Threat to Unity of State

Macedonian President Ivanov – Language Law is Threat to Unity of State

“The Language Law does not represent a threat to the Macedonian language. It represents a threat to the unity of the state, President Gjorge Ivanov. ‘This bill violates largest law of the state, and that is the Constitution. When you break the big laws, you do not receive any freedom or […]

Macedonia’s New State Prosecutor – Ljubomir JoveskiPhoto: Meta.mk

Macedonia’s New State Prosecutor – Ljubomir Joveski

“With the support of 61 MPs, Ljubomir Joveski stands as the public prosecutor. After two unsuccessful attempts to vote, MPs from the ruling majority gathered quorum and voted for the new public prosecutor. After being elected, Joveski promised that the institution will be managed professionally, in defiance of any type […]

Macedonia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Yee – “Excellent Opportunity to Solve Name Issue in 2018”; Zaev – Macedonia isn’t sole heir of Alexander the Great; Main Opposition Party Appoints New Leader

Macedonia WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Yee – “Excellent Opportunity to Solve Name Issue in 2018”; Zaev – Macedonia isn’t sole heir of Alexander the Great; Main Opposition Party Appoints New Leader

“Skopje and Athens have an excellent opportunity to resolve the name dispute in 2018, told US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Hoyt Brian Yee to the Greek news agency, AMNA.He believes that after the local elections, Prime Minister Zoran Zaev has a clear mandate from the people to […]