Bujar Osmani, Deputy Prime Minister for European Affairs, has said that Macedonia will work with Matthew Nimetz, United Nations Special Representative for the name issue, to come up with the best solution in this “historic moment.”

Mayor of Thessaloniki Yiannis Boutaris has provided suggestions for “new” names for the Republic of Macedonia, 24 Vesti reports. Boutaris has indicated that “the Republic of Northern Macedonia” or “New Macedonia” could be two potential candidates, while keeping the door open for further suggestions.