Tag: Skopje

Greater Macedonia is still being taught in schools in Skopje 1

Greater Macedonia is still being taught in schools in Skopje

Ethnos has brought to light the changes proposed by the Joint Interdisciplinary Committee of Experts of Greece-Northern Macedonia and the mistakes made in the process. On October 1 when schools start again…

Skopje begins pushing Greece to call them "Macedonia"

Skopje begins pushing Greece to call them “Macedonia”

Residents of Greece’s northern neighbour are not content with using the name “North Macedonia” and are trying to create a backdoor to force Greece to accept calling them “Macedonia.” Skopje’s unprecedented claim…

Greek F-16s accompany American bomber plane over Skopje 8

Greek F-16s accompany American bomber plane over Skopje

With four F-16/Block 52+ aircraft of the 337 Squadron, the Hellenic Air Force today participated in a mission to escort two U.S. B-1B bombing planes inside the Skopje Flight Information Region, and…

Bulgaria insists on denying "Macedonian language" 14

Bulgaria insists on denying “Macedonian language”

“There is no point of equality between a language and a literary language. One is a family concept and the other a form (of it). The Bulgarian language includes history and dialects…

Monastiri's economy is collapsing without Greek tourists 20

Monastiri’s economy is collapsing without Greek tourists

The coronavirus pandemic confirmed that the fragile local economy of Monastiri (Μοναστήρι; Битола) in Greece’s neighbouring country now known as “North Macedonia”, depends largely on the attendance of Greek citizens, according to…

Skopje releases postage stamp with Serbia occupied by Croatia 22

Skopje releases postage stamp with Serbia occupied by Croatia

A fierce confrontation has erupted between Skopje and Belgrade following the issuance of a stamp showing Croatia occupying lands in neighbouring countries, reported Pentapostagma. Serbia’s strong reaction was caused by the issuance…

Do you know who the greatest 100 Greeks from Skopje are? 35

Do you know who the greatest 100 Greeks from Skopje are?

The current situation and the exact population of the Greek Community of Skopje is not known, as government data from the 2002 census did not reflect the reality and the number was…

Migrants

Police in North Macedonia find 47 migrants in truck

Police in North Macedonia have reported the discovery of 47 migrants in an abandoned truck in the southwest region of the Balkan country, near the borders of Bulgaria and Greece. According to…

North Macedonia and Greece

North Macedonia and Greece talk Border Crossing at Lake Prespes

The Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a statement released last Friday, confirmed that a Greek government delegation met in Skopje with their North Macedonian counterparts to initiate talks for the establishment…