Tag: Macedonian

No such thing as a 'Macedonian' language say Academics 17

No such thing as a ‘Macedonian’ language say Academics

Bulgaria’s Academy of Sciences has rejected the idea of a Macedonian language, insisting that it is a Bulgarian dialect instead. “The position remains unanimous and unchanged – the official language in the…

Opposition Leader meets with EU member ambassadors in Athens 21

Opposition Leader meets with EU member ambassadors in Athens

The leader of Greece’s main opposition party, Mr Kyriakos Mitsotakis held a working brunch on Tuesday with EU member-state ambassadors in Athens, organised by the ambassador of Romania, which currently holds the…

FYROM Prime Minister talks to Greek media about name deal 25

FYROM Prime Minister talks to Greek media about name deal

FYROM’s Minister Zoran Zaev, said he is very optimistic about the Prespes Agreement during an interview with Greece’s Public Broadcaster ERT. “I don’t know what our parliament here is Skopje will decide…

Greek government welcomes constitutional changes by FYROM 27

Greek government welcomes constitutional changes by FYROM

The constitutional amendments made by FYROM on Wednesday have met with approval in Athens. According to Greek government sources, changes made in the Skopje parliament by Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM)…

Greek Foreign Minister cautions FYROM over provocative statements 29

Greek Foreign Minister cautions FYROM over provocative statements

Greece’s Alternate Foreign Minister, Giorgos Katrougalos on Tuesday cautioned the government of FYROM over the recent provocative statements about the “Macedonian” language, made by their Prime Minister and later retracted. He cautioned…

Greek Opposition party warns of consequences over FYROM referendum 35

Greek Opposition party warns of consequences over FYROM referendum

Greece’s main opposition party warned that if FYROM proceeds to implement the agreement following the referendum, there will be implications for Greece. The warning came from New Democracy’s Shadow Foreign Minister George…