Macedonia

Dimitrov and Kotzias to Meet in Ohrid on April 12Photo: AP

Dimitrov and Kotzias to Meet in Ohrid on April 12

“The Ministers for Foreign Affairs of Macedonia and Greece, Nikola Dimitrov and Nikos Kotzias, will meet in Ohrid on April 12. Kodzias will travel to Ohrid from Belgrade, and will also visit Pristina before, reader.gr reported. This will be the third meeting of Nikola Dimitrov and Nikos Kotzias […]

Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev (L) and Prime Minister of Slovenia Miro Cerar (R) inspect the guard of honour during a welcoming ceremony in front of the Government Building in Skopje on April 3, 2018. 
Miro Cerar is on a two day official visit to Macedonia. / AFP PHOTO / Robert ATANASOVSKIPhoto: AFP

Slovenia PM Cerar in Skopje, Will Continue to Support Euro-Atlantic Integration

“Today’s official visit of the Prime Minister of Slovenia  Miro Cerar in Macedonia deepens the traditionally good relations between the two countries, which shared decades of common destiny in Yugoslavia. After the visit of Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev to Ljubljana in November last year, Cerar is launching […]

Zaev Expects China and Russia to Back NATO and EU MembershipPhoto: BalkanEU.com

Zaev Expects China and Russia to Back NATO and EU Membership

“China and Russia will back Macedonia for NATO membership – these are the expectations of Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, despite strained relations of the countries after the expulsion of the Russian diplomat. Macedonia has no other alternative than the West, and the steps for solidarity prove the country’s strong […]

Macedonian and Greek FMs Update Political Parties on Name NegotiationsPhoto: AP

Macedonian and Greek FMs Update Political Parties on Name Negotiations

“The heads of diplomats of Macedonia and Greece, Nikola Dimitrov and Nikos Kotzias, separately decided to brief prime ministers and political party leaders on the outcome of the meetings in Vienna with Nimetz. Although Dimitrov was originally expected to do that for leadership in Skopje, he decided individual working […]

Slovene PM Travels to Macedonia to Talk EU and NATOPhoto: Vlada.si

Slovene PM Travels to Macedonia to Talk EU and NATO

“PM Miro Cerar will pay an official visit to Macedonia on Tuesday and Wednesday in what his office said was an affirmation of the good and friendly relations. Bilateral ties and Macedonia’s EU and NATO aspirations will be in the focus of talks.” (STA)

Macedonian PM – Several Options for Law on Languages Are Being ConsideredPhoto: BalkanEU.com

Macedonian PM – Several Options for Law on Languages Are Being Considered

“Apart from the initiative of the Constitutional Court to pronounce on the non-signing of the law on languages ​​by President Gjorge Ivanov, there are other options that legal experts have pointed out to Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, but as he pointed out today, they were not presented to […]

Macedonia Files Terrorism Charges Against Those Who Stormed ParliamentPhoto: Mirror/EPA

Macedonia Files Terrorism Charges Against Those Who Stormed Parliament

“Macedonian prosecutors have filed charges against 30 people, including a former interior minister and several opposition lawmakers, for their alleged involvement in the storming of parliament by demonstrators nearly a year ago. The public prosecutor’s office on March 27 charged ex-minister Mitko Cavkov and 27 other people with […]

Macedonian President, United Macedonian Diaspora President Exchange Views in SkopjePhoto: Twitter

Macedonian President, United Macedonian Diaspora President Exchange Views in Skopje

“The President of the Republic of Macedonia, Dr. Gjorge Ivanov, received today Mr. Metodija Koloski, head of the Washington-based United Macedonian Diaspora. At the meeting, opinions were exchanged on the influence of the Macedonian diaspora, the ways and opportunities for promoting the Macedonian values ​​and their contribution to […]

Russian Embassy in Skopje Denounces Decision to Expel DiplomatS.Borisov/Shutterstock

Russian Embassy in Skopje Denounces Decision to Expel Diplomat

“The Russian Embassy in Macedonia reacted through the social media network Twitter after the Macedonian MFA handed over the decision to expel a Russian diplomat from the country this afternoon. ‘The Macedonian government expelled a Russian diplomat from Skopje, an extremely hostile, unjustified step that has no precedent […]