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Tag Archives: Name Issue

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Kotzias: Name issue to be resolved in first half of 2018

Macedonian and Greek Foreign Ministers, Nikola Dimitrov and Nikos Kotzias respectively, are set to meet at the sidelines of the EU foreign ministers meeting in Brussels on Monday. The countries’ ministries of foreign affairs have confirmed...
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Kotzias: Without name change, FYROM cannot hope for EU and NATO membership

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias, at a press conference following his meeting with Macedonian counterpart Nikola Dimitrov, publicly reiterated the Greek positions that Macedonia cannot hope for membership into NATO and the EU without changing...
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State Department reserved in question over Podesta’s use of derogatory name for Macedonia

State Department spokesman John Kirby was asked on Wednesday whether the US position on the Macedonian name issue would change, if Hillary Clinton is elected President. The question comes after Wikileaks revelations show that Clinton top advisor...
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Kotzias: Only the two countries should discuss the name issue

The name issue is going to be discussed following the upcoming elections in Macedonia, Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias said in an interview with Kathimerini daily. “I assume there will be encouragement to settle the name dispute after...
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Pavlopoulos: Macedonia veto remains and is non-negotiable

Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos has once again lashed out at Macedonia, saying the country “forges history”. During a visit to northern Greece, Pavlopoulos said the Greek veto regarding Macedonia’s NATO and EU accession...
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Poposki doesn’t see will in Greece to let Macedonia join NATO during Warsaw Summit

Macedonian Foreign Affairs Minister Nikola Poposki, who was on a visit to Greece for a meeting of regional foreign ministers, told the press that it is not realistic for Macedonia to expect an invitation to join NATO at the upcoming Warsaw Summit,...
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Nuland raises Macedonia’s name issue at talks with Greek top officials

  Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias met Wednesday in Athens with the US Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs, Victoria Nuland. Greece’s problem with Macedonia’s constitutional name was among the...
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Greek opposition says the country must resolve the name issue with Macedonia

Giorgios Koumoutsakos, head of the foreign policy department in the Greek New Democracy party, said that the country will need to solve th name issue with Macedonia, along with other open issues Greece has with its neighbors. “We must...
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Athens protests: Serbia provokes by supporting Macedonia

Athens is irritated with the position of Serbia regarding Kosovo and Macedonia, reports the portal of the Athens TV “Skai”, referring to sources from Greek Foreign Ministry. According to their sources, ‘Serbia has lately made...
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Two Macedonian vehicles damaged in Greece

Border police has registered another two cases of damaged vehicles of Macedonian citizens who were on vacation in Greece, thus making a total number of damaged Macedonian vehicles rise to four. Macedonia’s Interior Ministry informed that...