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Ivanov-Orban: Interference of other countries in Macedonia’s internal affairs unacceptable

An interference of other countries in Macedonia’s internal affairs is unacceptable for Hungary. New snap poll is necessary for resolving the political crisis in Macedonia, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Monday at a meeting...
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President Ivanov extends gratitude for Hungary’s initiative on rejecting so-called ‘Tirana platform’

President Gjorge Ivanov extended gratitude to Hungary over its request to the EU Council to reject and condemn the so-called ‘Tirana platform’. Ivanov and his Hungarian counterpart Janos Ader discussed Monday in Budapest on the political...
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Rallies for united Macedonia resume in Skopje, across whole country

Rallies of the ‘Civic Initiative for United Macedonia’ resumed Monday in Skopje, across the country, with protesters reaffirming their demands for preserving Macedonia’s unitary status and rejecting the so-called ‘Tirana...
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Gruevski issues dire warning for the country, will make a political proposal to other parties

VMRO-DPMNE President Nikola Gruevski announced that the party will present a document outlining a way out of the political crisis. Gruevski said that the document will be prepared this week, and will be shared with all the major parties. “It...
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Macedonia will not be blackmailed, Ivanov tells Hungarian daily ahead of Budapest visit

Parties should seek for a solution through responsible conduct, in compliance with the Constitution, without undermining the country’s unitary character. New parliamentary elections are a possible solution, where citizens could have a...
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FM Poposki: EU integration – the best guarantee for Balkan stability

Deputy PM and Foreign Minister Nikola Poposki in Vienna met with Sebastian Kurz, Austria’s Federal Minister for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs and OSCE Chairperson-in-Office. The foreign ministers discussed regional stability...
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Commissioner Hahn and three MEPs arrive to meet political leaders on Tuesday

European Commissioner Johannes Hahn and three members of the European Parliament that have mediated in Macedonia in the past are expected to visit the country on Tuesday for a round of meetings with political leaders. MIA correspondent in Brussels...
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Churches, religious communities urge for calm

Churches and religious communities in Macedonia jointly urged on Friday for calm, goodwill, reason in decisions and actions, restraint from acts that can jeopardize the security of the country and its people. They urge politicians and parties...
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Macedonian diaspora organizations call for new census followed by elections

Associations of the Macedonian diaspora called for holding new elections and performing the long delayed census that would give greater clarity to inter-ethnic relations. In separate interviews, the Macedonian Human Rights Movement International...
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VMRO-DPMNE says Peter Vanhoutte laid bare SDSM’s plan for federal Macedonia

VMRO-DPMNE called out a former European Union envoy for his embrace of the proposal to divide Macedonia into a federal state. Peter Vanhoutte, who represented the European Union as an envoy in the 2015 – 2016 political talks between the...