Stoilkovic: "Tirana Platform" in Macedonia is a gateway to "Greater Albania"

In the current political crisis, "Macedonia's most important interest is that 'the Tirana Platform' does not take hold." The reason is that the document "effectively means the beginning of creation of a Greater Albania," says Ivan Stoilkovic, leader of the Democratic Party of Serbs in Macedonia (DPSM).

"This platform, made in a foreign country, condemns both Macedonians and Serbs for alleged genocide against Albanians in the period from 1912 to 1956. If this request gets 'the right of citizenship', the Serb people in Macedonia will find themselves in an impossible situation. It will also bring Serbia to a difficult position," Stoilkovic told the Belgrade daily Politika.

Stoilkovic, the longest-serving member of the Macedonian Assembly who was last December reelected on the VMRO-DPMNE ticket, added:

"Everything is controversial, even the integrated border...

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