Tag: Skopje

Bulgaria: EU should not recognize "Macedonian" language 2

Bulgaria: EU should not recognize “Macedonian” language

The Bulgarian government is seeking to block accession talks with Greece’s northern neighbor until Skopje acknowledges that it is historically and linguistically a part of Bulgaria. A dispute between the two neighboring…

Greater Macedonia is still being taught in schools in Skopje 3

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 10

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" 16

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 22

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 24

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? 37

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…