Post Tagged with: "slavs"

The Foundation Forum of Slavic Cultures Holds a Meeting in Skoplje, FYROM [05-V-2009]

May 06, 2009 — News segment about the meeting of the Forum of Slavic Cultures in Skoplje, which went largely unnoticed by the FYROMian media. By Brzak

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Photomontage of Skoplje’s Square with Superimposed Statues of Alexander and of Other Men [05-V-2009]

FYROMian A1 TV presents a photomontage of the statues which are planned for placement by the authorities in Skoplje’s central square, among which the largest is a statue of Alexander the Great.

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FYROMian Communist Politician Acknowledges the Titoist Roots of His Nation [04-V-2009]

Slobodan Ugrinovski, a Communist city councilor in Skoplje, states that the late Yugoslav dictator Tito is the most important figure for FYROM and that his era was pivotal to its creation.

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Details About the Planned Monument of Alexander the Great in Skoplje Revealed [04-V-2009]

Administration of the city of Skoplje provides insight into the process of building a monumental statue of Alexander the Great in the city’s central square.

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NATO’s Jaap de Hoop Scheffer Warns FYROM About the Name Dispute with Greece [29-IV-2009]

NATO’s General Secretary Jaap de Hoop Scheffer, in a meeting with Branko Crvenkovski, warns about the possibility of a failure of referendum about country’s name, predicting a possibility of a security crisis.

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The term Μακεδόνας and its derivatives in Byzantine sources

The term Μακεδόνας and its derivatives in Byzantine sources

A quite interesting research over the term Μακεδόνας and its derivatives in Byzantine era, comes from Professor Ioannes  Tarnanides in his book entitled “Οι Κατά Μακεδονίαν Σκλαβήνοι“.  Professor Tarnanides begins with the ancient Macedonians and dwells particularly on the Macedonians of the Byzantine era who were forced to accept the Slavs in question in their territory. From his invenstigation of contemporary historical sources, […]

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Slavo-Bulgarian Anti-Macedonian Struggle, 1897-1903 PART III (Diocese of Castoria)

Slavo-Bulgarian Anti-Macedonian Struggle, 1897-1903 PART III (Diocese of Castoria)

  Here is the list of reported Macedonian victims by the Bulgarian komitadjis in the Diocese of Castoria. Source: Official Document concerning the deplorable condition of affairs in Macedonia See also : SlavoBulgarian Anti-Macedonian Struggle, 1897-1903 Slavo-Bulgarian Anti-Macedonian Struggle, 1897-1903 PART II

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Branko Geroski Criticizes the Dogmatism of FYROMian Government [16-IV-2009]

Branko Geroski, editor-in-chief of “Sega” weekly, attacks the stubborn lack of desire by the Government of FYROM to find a compromise solution in the name dispute between Skoplje and Athens.

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President-Elect of FYROM, Đorđe Ivanov, Lashes Out at Journalists [13-IV-2009]

April 13, 2009 — FYROMian President-Elect Đorđe Ivanov meets with DUI leader Ali Ahmeti to negotiate future political strategies. At the contact with the press, Ivanov – visibly distressed – addressed journalist about the name dispute with Greece with а quite caustic tone.

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Antifascist, Anti-VMRO Demonstrations by Liberal Youth in Skoplje [11-IV-2009]

A display of opposition by antifascist youth composed of moderate, centrist, liberal and libertarian intellectuals in defiance of Pseudomacedonian fascist policies of the regime of VMRO-DPMNE.

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