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Process of changing Macedonia’s name begins in Brussels today

United Nations envoy in the Macedonia-Greece name issue Matthew Nimetz is set to meet December 11-12 in Brussels with countries’ representatives, Vasko Naumovski and Ademantios Vassilakis respectively. “The meeting is part of the...
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Largest synthetic drug lab in Southeast Europe found in Macedonia

The public prosecutor’s office for organized crime and corruption said Friday that the largest laboratory for synthetic drugs in Southeast Europe has been detected in Macedonia. The operation was carried out in cooperation with the Serbian...
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Hoyt Brian Yee to replace Jess Baily in Macedonia

Hoyt Brian Yee, US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for European Affairs and Eurasian Affairs, as of next year will be the new US Ambassador to Macedonia, Al Jazeera Balkans (AJB) correspondent reports, citing sources of the US Department...
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New or Northern Macedonia, speculates Boutaris: With new name, Macedonia could find new identity for itself and its people

Just ten days after his visit to Skopje and a meeting with Prime Minister Zaev, Thessaloniki mayor Yiannis Boutaris told the Austrian newspaper ‘Kurier’ that for the Macedonian Prime Minister, the Republic of New Macedonia or Northern...
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Albanians preparing to shake Macedonia with protests

Albanian opposition in Macedonia is preparing for major protests. The first warnings come from representatives of the Besa Movement, a party that in the second round of local elections run along with the Alliance for Albanians, writes Gazeta...
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In Athens, Serbian Foreign Minister repeats his position that recognizing Macedonia’s name was a mistake (video)

Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic repeated his position that Serbia was wrong to recognize Macedonia under its constitutional name. During his visit to Athens, where he met his Greek counterpart Nikos Kotzias, Dacic said that Macedonia has...
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Sofia presents “red lines”: Samuil and Ilinden are only the first steps, it takes a lot more

Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva presented the red lines that Sofia will not cross over to sign the agreement on good neighborly relations. According to her, Sofia made a compromise on the language in 1999 with a clause...
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Zaev gave Ilinden to the Bulgarians: He gave up the biggest Macedonian holiday

Today in Sofia, Zaev gave the biggest Macedonian holiday, Ilinden, to the Bulgarians. According to Bulgarian news sites, Zaev has indicated that Ilinden will be celebrated together with Boyko Borisov. As they report, Zaev said that the signing...
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U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to travel to Macedonia

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tilerson soon will pay a visit to Macedonia, Republika has learnt from diplomatic sources. The same sources brief that the head of the State Department plans to travel to Macedonia in July or September, and the...
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Macedonians and Italians share a genuine passion for football

Italian Alessio Zuccarini says Macedonia has a lot to offer. Beautiful nature, historical landmarks, unique traditional food. He has been living and working here since 2004. He says he appreciates the readiness of the Macedonian people to...