Latest News from Macedonia

Kammenos issues ultimatum for MP to give up seat

The leader of nationalist Independent Greeks (ANEL), Panos Kammenos, told deputy Thanassis Papachristopoulos on Thursday that if he does not give up his parliamentary seat by Friday he will be expelled from the party.

"Russia trying to meddle in Balkan countries joining NATO"

He was speaking on the day the newly-named Republic of North Macedonia signed a pact that will pave the way for the country to join NATO, Euronews said in its report, cited by Tanjug on Thursday.

Macedonia’s NATO Journey Not Over Yet, Experts Warn

There is cautious optimism that ratification of Macedonia’s accession protocol will meet no obstacles in NATO member state parliaments – but experts fear the process may be slower than some expect.

"UK supports Serbia's full EU membership"

Their conversation concerned "cooperation between the two countries and the European path of Serbia," the Serbian government announced.

"What war? There'll be no war"

Dodik also said that peace must be preserved, while people must be given the opportunity to decide.

"Kosovo partition and new borders - unacceptable"

The head of the SPC stressed that "Serbia without Kosovo and Metohija is not Serbia."

"Like a person with their heart extracted, is no longer a living person," the patriarch told RIA Novosti, during a visit to Moscow.

NATO Signs Accession Protocol With Macedonia

Foreign ministers of NATO member states and of Macedonia on Wednesday, meeting at the alliance's Brussels headquarters, signed the protocol on the country's accession, marking a major step on the path to full membership.

Today in Brussels it Will be Signed the Protocol on Macedonia's Membership in NATO

A historic day for Macedonia - in Brussels, the protocol for the country's accession to NATO will be signed, reported bTV. 

The procedure was delayed for more than 11 years after Greece blocked accession in 2008 for name dispute.

Once it was resolved, the path of the Republic of Northern Macedonia to the Euro-Atlantic structures was already open.

NATO to Sign Accession Protocol with Macedonia

Foreign ministers of NATO member states and Macedonia are to sign the protocol on the country's accession to the alliance, which marks a major step on the country's path to full membership.

Macedonia is to take up its seat at the alliance immediately after this ceremony, but will not immediately become a fully-fledged member.

Dacic on Serbia's stance on Venezuela

Dacic told the Russian website Sputnik that Venezuela is a friendly country that has always supported Serbia, Beta reported.

Bulgarian PM Borissov Met his Macedonian Counterpart Zaev in Sofia

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borissov met with his Macedonian counterpart Zoran Zaev in Sofia on 4th of February.The talks between them focused on the upcomimg signing of Macedonia's acession protocol with NATO, the implementation of the Good Neighbourly Agreement between Bulgaria and Macedonia and the joint infrastructure projects.