NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has, according to diplomatic sources, assured Greek officials that he did not consciously refer to the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) as ?Macedonia? in comments made before a meeting European Union foreign and defense ministers earlier this week.
NATO foreign ministers sang a rendition of ?We Are The World? at the dinner of their meeting late on May 13 in Turkey?s southern province of Antalya.
After the meal, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavu?o?lu took to the stage to thank the Enbe Orchestra that had played for the guests. The orchestra offered the ministers to sing a last song ?for peace.?
A two-day meeting of Foreign Ministers from NATO states begins Wednesday in Antalya, Turkey, to discuss developments relating to the Ukraine crisis.
Other issues, such as threats posed by the Islamic State (IS) militant group and NATO's Resolute Support Mission based in Afghanistan , will also be on the agenda.