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Ivanov: Neighbors Meddling in Macedonian Internal Affairs Should Be Condemned

February 24, 2017, Friday // 15:47 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 216

Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov met on Friday with Sir Alan Duncan, Minister for Europe and the Americas of the United Kingdom, who is paying a two­-day visit to Macedonia.

Mogherini to Visit Western Balkans in Early March

February 22, 2017, Wednesday // 12:08 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 171

Federica Mogherini, European Commission High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, will travel to the Western Balkans from 1 to 4 March, MIA reports from Brussels.

FM Poposki Attends Munich Security Conference

February 18, 2017, Saturday // 16:21 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 145

Macedonia's Foreign Minister Nikola Poposki, who attends the Munich Security Conference, says the gathering of global decision-makers is focused on Europe's capability to adjust to changes following the 'Brexit', Donald Trump's election for US Presidents

EU Membership Support for Macedonia falls to 77 percent

February 17, 2017, Friday // 19:14 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 385

The trend of declining support for EU membership, noticeable in the past several years, is detected in 2016 as well.

EU Ambassador Optimistic over Government Formation

February 16, 2017, Thursday // 18:10 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 171

EU Ambassador Samuel Zbogar said Thursday he is optimistic that political leaders in Macedonia will find the right way to form a government.

MEPs File some 300 Amendments to EP's Resolution on Macedonia

February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 14:49 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 435

A little over 300 amendments have been filed regarding a draft-­resolution on the 2016 EC Report for Macedonia, presented by MEP Ivo Vajgl in January at the EP Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET), MIA reports from Brussels.

French Ambassador: Macedonia Needs to Form Government as Soon as Possible

February 13, 2017, Monday // 13:53 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 211

Macedonia needs to form a government as soon as possible, French Ambassador to Macedonia Christian Timonier said at Monday’s meeting with the Mayor of Gostivar and DUI’s Vice President Nevzat Bejta.

Kurz with Message in Skopje: Parties Shall Reach Decisions, We Will not Interfere

February 12, 2017, Sunday // 22:42 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 234

Now the parties should reach the decisions that are supposed to be made after the election.

Ministers Kurz and Poposki Visit Border Stone 59 near Gevgelija

February 12, 2017, Sunday // 16:55 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 166

OSCE Chairperson-­in-­Office and Austria's Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz and Deputy PM and Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikola Poposki visited Sunday border stone 59 near the Macedonian­-Greek border - the point where the largest migrant surge through th

Austrian FM Kurz Visits Macedonia

February 12, 2017, Sunday // 10:59 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 111

This year's OSCE Chair-person-­in­-Office and Austria's Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz on Sunday is paying a working visit to the Republic of Macedonia.

Commissioner Johannes Hahn Says Stable Macedonia Is in EU's Interest

February 11, 2017, Saturday // 18:15 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 159

It is in EU's interest stability and rule of law to be maintained and improved in Macedonia, Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn has said in an interview with the German newspaper Zeit.

IPA Assistance Key for Reform Implementation in Macedonia, Says Deputy PM Ademi

February 10, 2017, Friday // 21:27 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 103

Absorption of the Instrument for Pre­-Accession-Assistance (IPA) funds and ways to expand regional development cooperation were discussed Friday in Skopje by the Deputy PM in charge of EU affairs, Arbr Ademi, and Colin Wolfe, official of the Directorate-G

Sale of National Interest – Rama Hits with Nationalism, Zaev Covers Him

February 10, 2017, Friday // 19:59 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 329

High diplomatic sources from Brussels confirm that Rama was fiercely criticized by the EU member states because of the interfering in Macedonia’s internal affairs, and creating problems with the neighbors due to spills of extreme nationalism.

EU Donates EUR 800,000 Worth of Terrain Vehicles to Crisis Management Center

February 10, 2017, Friday // 14:26 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 118

The European Union handed over a donation of 33 terrain vehicles "SsangYong" worth over EUR 800,000 to the Border Police and the Crisis Management Centre (CMC) on Friday.

EU Commissioner Hahn: More Time Needed, Decision in Macedonia's Interest Expected

February 10, 2017, Friday // 12:52 in Politics » Macedonia in EU | Views: 134

­Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn said Friday he expects political leaders to demonstrate democratic maturity and take a decision in the interest of the country, its citizens and the European perspec