US State Department
Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov identified Russia as posing a serious threat to security.
Mitov said this during his speech at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, daily Dnevnik reports.
The Bulgarian foreign minister stated that the behaviour of Russia nowadays presented a serious threat to security.
On her visit to Kosovo on Sunday, Nuland is expected to try to persuade MPs to back unpopular constitutional changes that will allow for the establishment of a special court to handle war crimes committed by the Kosovo Liberation Army, KLA, in the 199os conflict.
Nuland will meet President Atifete Jahjaga, Prime Minister Isa Mustafa and Foreign Minister Hashim Thaçi.
In its new "Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2014", the US State Department says that most problems in Macedonia resulted "from significant levels of corruption and from the government's failure to respect fully the rule of law".
The report notes "continuing efforts to restrict media freedom, interference in the judiciary, and selective prosecution."