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Cretu visits ancient Macedonian site of Aigai in Vergina, northern Greece

Cretu visits ancient Macedonian site of Aigai in Vergina, northern Greece

    Visiting the archaeological site of Aigai and the burial complex of the ancient Macedonian kings in Vergina, northern Greece on Friday, European Commissioner for Regional Policy Corina Cretu described it as “a jewel in Europe’s history.” Following her tour of the site, which is on the UNESCO World Heritage list, Cretu said it was very important for her […]

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Macedonian-era tomb opens to the public in Thessaloniki

Macedonian-era tomb opens to the public in Thessaloniki

The marble door that once sealed its entrance is on display at the Istanbul Archaeology Museums, the most striking find made by Greek Ottoman-era archaeologist Theodore Makridi during his excavations of a tomb in Derveni, near Thessaloniki, two years before the northern Greek port city was liberated. The double-chambered barrel-vaulted tomb is among the greatest discoveries in the area and […]

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Το εθιμικό δρώμενο των Μωμόερων στον Αντιπροσωπευτικό Κατάλογο της Άυλης Πολιτιστικής Κληρονομιάς της Ανθρωπότητας

Το εθιμικό δρώμενο των Μωμόερων στον Αντιπροσωπευτικό Κατάλογο της Άυλης Πολιτιστικής Κληρονομιάς της Ανθρωπότητας

© Kostas Alexandridis   Το εθιμικό δρώμενο των Μωμόερων, όπως τελείται σε οκτώ χωριά της ευρύτερης περιοχής της Κοζάνης, εντάχθηκε στον Αντιπροσωπευτικό Κατάλογο της Άυλης Πολιτιστικής Κληρονομιάς της Ανθρωπότητας της UNESCO Η Διακυβερνητική Επιτροπή της Σύμβασης για τη Διαφύλαξη της Άυλης Πολιτιστικής Κληρονομιάς, στην 11η ετήσια συνεδρίασή της (Αντίς Αμπέμπα, Αιθιοπία 28.11-2.12.2016), στη συνεδρία της Τετάρτης 30 Νοεμβρίου 2016 ενέκρινε […]

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The F.Y.R.O.M. is not Macedonia; U.S. restore the truth!

The F.Y.R.O.M. is not Macedonia; U.S. restore the truth!

    WE, the undersigned, citizens and residents of the United States of America and of countries around the world interested in advancing American interests in Southeast Europe and the Eastern Mediterranean and regional stability, petition the Obama administration to: REVERSE the Executive Order by the Bush Administration of 2004, recognizing the country of the “FYROM” as “Republic of Macedonia”. […]

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Greek Ministry of Culture: Archaeological Excavations And Historical Facts about Philip II’s Tomb

Greek Ministry of Culture: Archaeological Excavations And Historical Facts about Philip II’s Tomb

  It was recently published in the American journal ”Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)” a paleoanthropological study by Mr. A. Bartsiokas and Mr. Juan Luis Arsuaga , concerning bones that have been found in the cist tomb (Tomb I) of the Royal Burial Cluster, excavated in the ’70s by the late professor Manolis Andronikos in the Great […]

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Video: Mogherini apologises for using ‘Macedonia’ and not FYROM

Video: Mogherini apologises for using ‘Macedonia’ and not FYROM

“I always refer to FYROM. It happens sometimes especially when you deal 24/7 with crises and jetlag that you make a mistake and I apologise for that because I always stick to the officially recognised name and I discussed that with the Greek authorities as well.”  – Feredica Mogherini New Europe

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Archaeological Museum of Pella : “Macedonian Treasures”

Archaeological Museum of Pella : “Macedonian Treasures”

THE EXHIBITION “MACEDONIAN TREASURES” WILL BE ON THE FIRST FLOOR OF THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM OF PELLA UNTIL SEPTEMBER 30th 2015. More than 500 precious objects, found during archaeological excavations in Macedonia in the last 25 years, constitute this new exhibition; gold wreaths, gold masks, jewellery, arms, sculpture, metal, alabaster and clay vases and other artifacts from the rich cemeteries of […]

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Visit Macedonia: Dion,Vergina,Pella

Visit Macedonia: Dion,Vergina,Pella

  A unique triangle of history and civilization in the heart of Macedonia: Dion, the sacred city of the Macedonians. Vergina(Aigai), the first capital, the necropolis with the global radiation. Pella, the brilliant Hellenistic capital.         Ένα μοναδικό τρίγωνο ιστορίας και πολιτισμού στην καρδιά της Μακεδονίας: Δίον, η ιερή πόλη των Μακεδόνων. Βεργίνα(Αιγές), η πρώτη πρωτεύουσα, η […]

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Δημοσιογράφος Barry Wood : Ατύχημα της… ιστορίας οι Σκοπιανοί !!!

Δημοσιογράφος Barry Wood : Ατύχημα της… ιστορίας οι Σκοπιανοί !!!

Ο δημοσιογράφος Barry Wood δημοσίευσε στην Huffington Post ένα καυστικό άρθρο για το ζήτημα της Ονομασίας των Σκοπίων, με τίτλο “Θεσσαλονίκη – η καρδιά της Μακεδονίας” (Thessaloniki – Heart of Macedonia). Αν και προσπαθεί αρχικά να ρίξει ευθύνες και στις δύο πλευρές,  ο γνωστός δημοσιογράφος σημείωσε στο άρθρο του το προφανές. Οι Σλάβομακεδόνες – όπως τους αποκάλεσε – έχουν μόνο […]

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FYROM Does NOT Deserve NATO Membership

FYROM Does NOT Deserve NATO Membership

An interesting opinion article regarding FYROM and NATO  was written by Stewart Rowles and published in Atlantic-community.org Macedonia (sic) Does NOT Deserve NATO Membership Stewart Rowles: All I see is a country using NATO to get to the Golden Goose of the EU. What benefits are there for NATO when the majority of the FYROM’s Slav population detests NATO for kicking the fellow Slavic Serbs out and bringing the ethnic Albanians […]

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