Post Tagged with: "Focus News Agency"

Both countries should make concessions to resolve name issue: FYROMacedonian President

Both countries should make concessions to resolve name issue: FYROMacedonian President    1 November 2009 | 11:17 | FOCUS News Agency            London/Skopje. Some resolution of the name issue has been outlined, said “Macedonian” President Gjorge Ivanov in an interview to BBC. According to the head of state the success of the negotiating process depends on the […]

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Sofia sees territorial claims in Gruevski’s statements, the “Macedonian” media write (ROUNDUP)

  Sofia sees territorial claims in Gruevski’s statements, the “Macedonian” media write (ROUNDUP)       29 October 2009 | 20:39 | FOCUS News Agency     Skopje. The electronic media in “Macedonia” cite Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov’s pronouncement made for FOCUS News Agency concerning “Macedonian” Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski’s statement in Australia. After Greece Bulgaria was next to accuse […]

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Utrinski vesnik: Name dispute is resolved with secret diplomacy

Utrinski vesnik: Name dispute is resolved with secret diplomacy 26 October 2009 | 20:22 | FOCUS News Agency Skopje. Pressure exerted by international community, signals from Greece as well as from “Macedonia” has shown some parallel diplomacy on name dispute between “Macedonia” and Greece, outside UN form and Matthew Nimetz mission, has been carried out, “Macedonian” Utrinski vesnik newspaper writes. […]

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Utrinski Vesnik: Next step is the name

Utrinski Vesnik: Next step is the name   21 October 2009 | 09:17 | FOCUS News Agency   Skopje. Although the “Macedonian” government avoided answering questions related to the name issue, it is clear that following the recommendation of the European Commission to start negotiations for “Macedonia’s” EU membership and the demarcation of the border with Kosovo the chain around […]

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Utrinski Vesnik: Name dispute almost solved during Ljubco Georgievski’s government

Utrinski Vesnik: Name dispute almost solved during Ljubco Georgievski’s government   16 October 2009 | 12:38 | FOCUS News Agency    Skopje. “Upper Macedonia” – this is the name offered by the Greek diplomacy to the “Macedonian” delegation at the meeting in the time between the Kosovo crisis in 1999 and the one in “Macedonia” in 2001, “Macedonian” Utrinski Vesnik […]

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A1: First signs of change in Athens attitude to Skopje

A1: First signs of change in Athens attitude to Skopje   12 October 2009 | 13:36 | FOCUS News Agency   Skopje. Whether a short meeting in Istanbul between Antonio Milososki and Georgios Papandreou means new momentum in relations between Skopje and Athens or the course of the Greek prime minister and foreign minister is merely a political gesture it […]

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Ljubco Georgievski: The “Macedonian” encyclopedia is in its essence anti-Bulgarian, anti-Albanian, anti-Greek and pro-Serbian

 Ljubco Georgievski: The “Macedonian” encyclopedia is in its essence anti-Bulgarian, anti-Albanian, anti-Greek and pro-Serbian    2 October 2009 | 14:57 | FOCUS News Agency   Former “Macedonian” Prime Minister and current informal leader of VMRO – National Party, comments for Focus News Agency on the “Macedonian” encyclopedia, issued by the “Macedonian” Academy of Science and Arts. Focus Agency: How would […]

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Kanal 5: “Macedonian” minority in Greece unknown at the Balkans until recently

Kanal 5: “Macedonian” minority in Greece unknown at the Balkans until recently    11 August 2009 | 21:24 | FOCUS News Agency   Skopje. Existence of “Macedonian” minority in Greece is absolutely unconditioned and the claims for its existence could cause tension among identities in the region as well as serious confusion over “Macedonia’s” name, Kanal 5 informed, citing representative […]

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Sitel: Bulgaria usurps flags of Ilinden rebels, FYROMacedonian-Adrianopolitan Volunteer Corps and even the regiment of Skopje

Sitel: Bulgaria usurps flags of Ilinden rebels, FYROMacedonian-Adrianopolitan Volunteer Corps and even the regiment of Skopje          10 August 2009 | 13:33 | FOCUS News Agency    Skopje. Anti Bulgarian suspicion and hysteria shake the media in Skopje FOCUS News Agency messenger in FYROMacedonian capital informed. Along with widely commented detention of Spaska Mitrova and triggered discussion whether […]

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Utrinski vesnik: Unnecessary strained relations

Utrinski vesnik: Unnecessary strained relations   8 August 2009 | 12:35 | FOCUS News Agency   Skopje. The newest foreign-political problem of ” Macedonia” appeared unexpectedly but with great strength and power, Philip Petrovski commented in an article published in Utrinski vesnik. The Bulgarian Spaska Mirtova’s case was reason Bulgaria to publish official message in which it was noted the […]

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