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Merkel: The agreement offers an opportunity for a historic deal

The Prespa Agreement offers a historic opportunity for Macedonia and for strengthening the good-neighborly relations, German Chancellor Angela Merkel says in a letter to Prime Minister Zoran Zaev. ‘On 30 September a vast majority – over...
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Armakolas: The legacy of the 1990s should be left behind and move towards a brighter future

The Prespa Agreement is the foundation for the friendship between the two countries. It is unpopular to a certain extent in both countries, but important for them and the region, said Ioannis Armakolas of the Hellenic Foundation for European...
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Members of Macedonia-Greece expert committee revealed

Professors Dalibor Jovanovski, Nikos Causidis, Ljudmil Spasov, Ana Cupeska-Staniskovska, Fahri Ramadani and Kica Kolbe have been named members of Macedonia’s Joint Inter-Disciplinary Committee of Experts on historic, archaeological and...
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Zaev: There is no EU and NATO without the Prespa Agreement

Citizens who decided to take part at the referendum have given a clear roadmap for Macedonia. Now institutions take over. The Government launched the initiative for constitutional revision and filed it to the Parliament. I expect the Committee...
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Hahn: Early elections bring the risk of breaching the Prespa Agreement timeframes

Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn says he is aware of threats by the opposition against MPs who want to abandon partisan lines and support the Prespa Agreement in Parliament, MIA reports...
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Remenski: All MPs to take responsibility for Macedonia’s future

Vice-Speaker Frosina Remenski called Monday on all MPs to take responsibility for Macedonia’s future, pointing out once again the NATO, EU membership as the country’s strategic goal. ‘Macedonia’s accession to NATO and the European Union...
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North Macedonia ready to enter the Parliament

The government held Monday an extraordinary session to review a motion initiating a change in the Constitution of the Republic of Macedonia. After adopting the text, the government concluded to send the document to the Macedonian Parliament...
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Sekerinska: Opposition wants elections, but not this year

All the opposition wants is for us to hold elections, but not this year, Defense Minister Radmila Sekerinska said today in response to a reporter’s question following an event at the General Mihailo Apostolski Military Academy, where she...
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Zaev: Macedonia doesn’t need elections

Macedonia doesn’t need to hold elections – unless absolutely necessary, Prime Minister Zoran Zaev said in an interview with Euronews Greece, explaining that MPs were currently consulting with each other. As MIA’s Athens correspondent...
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Jankulovska sentenced to six years in prison

Former minister of interior Gordana Jankuloska has been sentenced to six years in prison in the case dubbed “Tank” over abuse of office regarding the procurement procedure of a new vehicle ‘Mercedes’ worth more than EUR 600,000. Jankuloska,...