Tag: merkel
Macedonia 11.06.19 | 17:13

Zaev says his next steps will depend on Angela Merkel

During his press conference with Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis, Zoran Zaev said that the next politcal steps in Macedonia will depend on Angela Merkel. Zaev’s Government is in crisis as it becomes clear that the European Union will not approve the opening of accession talks in June –...

Macedonia 11.06.19 | 16:58

Outspoken Zaev supporter Ordanoski rails against “Merkel’s stab in the back”

In the latest sign of growing concern among SDSM circles over the denied EU accession date, one of the leading supporters of Zoran Zaev in the media, Saso Ordanoski, wrote a resentful comment about German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Ordanoski has long cultivated a public persona of someone who is in the...

Macedonia 07.06.19 | 16:55

Zaev will either resign or propose a new Government after his meeting with Merkel

Zoran Zaev announced that he will either resign or try to reconstruct his Government following a planned meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Zaev wouldn’t disclose the time and the place of the meeting, which is expected to bring some clarity in the dramatic political turnaround, as it...

World 26.05.19 | 20:44

Le Pen beats Macron, Greens close in on Merkel

Early returns from the European elections show that the French RN party of right wing leader Marie Le Pen has won over the party of Emmanuel Macron. Le Pen is projected to win 24 percent of the votes, against 22.5 for Macron, who was also weakened by a good showing for the French Greens at 13 percent. The...

Macedonia 11.01.19 | 20:51

Mitsotakis told Merkel his party will not vote for the Prespa treaty

Greek opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis told German Chancellor Angela Merkel that the Prespa treaty will only create more problems in the Balkans and that his New Democracy party will remain firm and will not vote to ratify it in the Greek Parliament. I explained our positions on the Prespa agreement...