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Merkel to Gruevski : Resolve the Name Issue otherwise no opening of negotiations with EU and NATO

Merkel to Gruevski : Resolve the Name Issue otherwise no opening of negotiations with EU and NATO

Berlin – German Chancellor Angela Merkel met today with FYROM’s PM Nikola Gruevski. Besides bilateral cooperation in the focus of discussion were the FYROM’s Euro-Atlantic aspirations. According to today’s Dnevnik, before the meeting FYROM’s officials considered very important for Germany to assess whether it should push for the initiative for FYROM’s membership of NATO under the reference of FYROM. However, Merkel urged Greece and […]

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Reeker warns FYROM : “No Name Solution, No Accession to NATO and EU”

Reeker warns FYROM : “No Name Solution, No Accession to NATO and EU”

Utrinski Vesnik today reported unofficial infos that Philip Reeker warned FYROM’s leaders once more by stating, “No Name Solution, No Accession to NATO and EU.” Additionally the American diplomat crashed FYROM’s hopes to get something good out the judgement from the Hague. He said that Investing hope in the ICJ’s judgement is a complete waste of time, according to FYROM’s newspaper. On the […]

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FYROM ’s Unpromising Quest for NATO and EU Membership

FYROM ’s Unpromising Quest for NATO and EU Membership

FYROM’s Unpromising Quest for NATO and EU Membership By Ted Galen Carpenter Senior Fellow Cato Institute Speech to the Hellenic Congress of Quebec Montreal, Canada November 13, 2011             A consistent objective of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) since it achieved independence in the early 1990s has been to gain membership in the two flagship Western institutions, NATO […]

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Outrageous Statements by FYROM’s Mayor equating European countries with Nazi Germany

Outrageous Statements by FYROM’s Mayor equating European countries with Nazi Germany

  A recent outrageous statement by the Mayor of Monastiri (Bitola) equating the current policies of European Countries with those of Fascist Germany is emblematic of the anti-European climate promoted in FYROM. The Mayor of Monastiri, Vladimir Taleski is reported by FYROM’s A1 to have stated that EU is ruled by Fascism and made inappropriate parallels between the policies of European Countries and Nazi […]

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PM Gruevski´s hardline policy leaves FYROM out of NATO summit yet again

PM Gruevski´s hardline policy leaves FYROM out of NATO summit yet again

PM Gruevski´s hardline policy leaves FYROM out of NATO summit yet again Australian Macedonian Advisory Council    November 26, 2010    FYROM Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski´s hardline policy to his country´s naming dispute with Greece has once again caused FYROM to not be invited to take part in the latest NATO summit (where new members are then invited to join […]

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FYROM move ticks off Athens

FYROM move ticks off Athens

October 12, 2010 Diplomats in Athens were vexed yesterday by the latest proposal by Antonio Milososki, foreign minister of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM), according to which FYROM should be allowed to begin negotiations with officials in Brussels for accession to the European Union while bilateral talks aimed at solving a dispute over the Balkan country’s name continue […]

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Senior Spanish Diplomat Says Turkey still has to take steps for EU

Senior Spanish Diplomat Says Turkey still has to take steps for EU

Ankara Anatolia 2002 GMT 25 May 10 “SENIOR SPANISH DIPLOMAT SAYS TURKEY STILL HAS TO TAKE STEPS FOR EU” ISTANBUL (A.A) – The senior diplomat of Spain, holding the rotating presidency of the European Union (EU), in Turkey said on Tuesday that there was still progress Turkey had to make regarding Copenhagen criteria.  Spanish Ambassador to Turkey Joan Clos Matheu […]

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Debt Crisis: The EU is Waterboarding Greece

Debt Crisis: The EU is Waterboarding Greece

The austerity measures forced on to the Greeks are not only unfair, they set a bad precedent for the rest of Europe by Poul Nyrup Rasmussen Published on Friday, May 7, 2010 by The Guardian/UK On the day of the eurozone leaders’ meeting in Brussels, it is essential that we look at what is really going on in the European […]

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Name Issue: Turkey Opposes Erga Omnes

Name Issue: Turkey Opposes Erga Omnes

The Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ahmet Davutoglu (Photo @ Wikipedia.org) Skopje Kanal5.com.mk  26 Feb 10   Report by Goran Momiroski: “Turkey Opposes Erga Omnes” Ankara is undermining the Greek erga omnes.  In Ukraine yesterday Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu informed [FYR]Macedonian President Ivanov of the Istanbul government’s firm position. Erdogan’s government will not alter its name stand at any […]

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FYROMacedonia urges EU to start entry talks

FYROMacedonia urges EU to start entry talks   18 November 2009 | 01:49 | FOCUS News Agency   Skopje. “Macedonian” President George Ivanov appealed to the European Union to set a date for the start of negotiations with Skopje on joining the EU, almost four years after it was made a candidate, his office said Tuesday, AFP informs. “The start […]

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