Macedonian President Stevo Pendarovski is paying Friday an official visit to Austria, where he will be welcomed by the Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen in front of the Hofburg Palace.

Pendarovski will hold bilateral meetings with Federal Chancellor Brigitte Bierlein and the President of the Austrian National Council Wolfgang Sobotka.

During the visit, Pendarovski will also deliver a lecture at the Diplomatic Academy in Vienna on “Prespa Treaty – Unusual Settlement of a Balkan Dispute”.