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Macedonia

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NATO accession talks begin

Macedonia’s NATO accession negotiations are set to officially begin on Thursday and Friday in Brussels, where members of the Committee for NATO integration and the Working Committee on Macedonia’s Integration with NATO will meet...
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Dimitrov: This is the only way ahead

Even the biggest critics of the Prespa Agreement in the two countries sooner of later will realize that this is the only way ahead, Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov said Tuesday. There is a strange symbiosis of the critics of the name deal in...
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Zaev: I am open to dialogue, it never occurred to me to exert influence on institutions and courts

I have always supported the dialogue and finding solutions through a discussion. There are too many divisions in Macedonia and we all know that we should forgive ourselves. It absolutely never occurred to me to exert influence on the institutions...
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Xhaferi did not allow opposition leader Mickoski to address Parliament

VMRO-DPMNE MP group coordinator Dragan Danev asked Tuesday Speaker Talat Xhaferi to allow party leader Hristijan Mickoski to address the Parliament. Speaker Xhaferi said the Parliament’s Rules of Procedures do not allow for such an option. “My...
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Tsipras and Kammenos will continue to work together, despite existing differences

Greek newspaper Ta Nea claims that Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Defense Minister Panos Kammenos secretly met on Monday, MIA reports from Athens. The paper says the two coalition partners have confirmed their agreement to continue...
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Milososki: SPO has selective justice, opposition MPs under pressure after the failed referendum

About fifteen MPs, including myself, have been summoned for questioning by the Special Prosecutor’s Office (SPO) in different cases after the failed referendum. This shows that the institution is political and these actions are aimed at...
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Kotzias: Better agreement is impossible, no solution unless the Prespa Agreement is implemented

There will be no solution unless the Prespa Agreement is implemented, said Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias after Monday’s meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council in Luxembourg, MIA reports from Athens. FM Kotzias said that a better agreement,...
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Kouvelis: Majority will be secured for Prespa Agreement

The Prespa Agreement is an important and beneficial agreement for both Greece and the region and it will be endorsed by the majority of MPs in Greece, Shipping Minister Fotis Kouvelis has said. “I would say my assessment and my conviction...
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Lorenzo Serra: First reforms in Macedonia, than EU

Spanish Ambassador to Macedonia Emilio Lorenzo Serra told Monday that tendency is clear – Macedonia has a very good opportunity in becoming EU member state, but it has homework that needs to be done, and it is the implementation of reforms. He...
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Is Zaev offering amnesty for April 27?

The Parliament is holding Monday its 61. session on the motion for constitutional revision fled by Government. Prime Minister Zoran Zaev elaborated the motion, saying the country’s future lies in the hands of the MPs and urging them to...