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Hahn: New approach on the name issue, parties belong to the Parliament

Newly appointed European Commissioner for Europe Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn told Radio Free Europe that there might be need for an another approach to the Macedonia – Greece name issue. “This...
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Greek media: Athens and Skopje have not received an official name proposal

Athens and Skopje have not received an official name proposal from mediator Matthew Nimetz, nor is Greek negotiator Adamantios Vassilakis informed about a new round of talks, reads Greek daily “Kathimerini”. “In the course...
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Mogherini: Political will is needed to solve the “FYROM” name issue

Political will is needed to solve the “FYROM” name issue, newly appointed European High Representative for Foreign and Security Policy Federica Mogherini said at her European Parliament hearing on Monday evening, using the Greek...
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“Kathimerini”: Greeks feeling increased pressure to do something on the name issue

Greek Kathimerini daily reports that Greece is under increasing pressure from some of its European Union partners to relent, and allow Macedonia to open negotiations to join the EU without insisting on a name change. MIA correspondent in Athens...
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Ambassador Naumovski: Macedonia is clearly willing to overcome name differences

According to announcements, the next meeting between Macedonian and Greek representatives should be held by the year-end. We will continue to exchange opinions and ideas regarding the name differences, said Wednesday Vasko Naumovski, the...
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Greece re-states its position regarding our name – FYROM in passports

Greek Foreign Affairs Ministry has published a clarification of their position regarding the name issue with the Republic of Macedonia, MIA correspondent from Athens reports. According to the Ministry, the statement is issued because “certain...
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President Ivanov urges Ban Ki-moon for larger UN engagement in name row settlement

President Gjorge Ivanov held talks late Friday with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. The meeting was also attended by Foreign Minister Nikola Poposki and Macedonian negotiator in name negotiations with Greece Vasko Naumovski. The meeting...
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MoFA reacts to statement of U.S. Ambassador-Designate Baily

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs summoned on Monday the United States Deputy Chief of Mission, Barton Putney, expressing concern over the inappropriate naming of Macedonia’s majority population as “Slavs” by the Ambassador-Designate...
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Venizelos and Ban Ki-moon refer to name issue

The name issue was one of the topics of discussion at the meeting between Greek Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, held in New York on Sunday. “Our position is very clear. The national position...
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Berlin: Balkan countries say willing to solve bilateral issues, including Macedonian – Greek name issue

The final declaration from the Germany-EU-Balkans conference that was held in Berlin on Thursday asks that all outstanding bilateral issues need to be resolved as quickly as possible. This includes the naming dispute between Macedonia and Greece. –...