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News Republic of Macedonia » History: Skopje Mayor: Alexander the Great was Never Part of Our History

News channel or source: http://greece.greekreporter.com/2018/02/12/skopje-mayor-alexander-the-great-was-never-part-of-our-history/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Skopje mayor Petre Shilegov has said Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) are showing a willingness ... “Alexander the Great was never a part of our regular history. It was introduced in our history [in] the last 10 years.

News Republic of Macedonia » History: Greece’s far-right and military lead protests over Republic of Macedonia name

News channel or source: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/02/15/mace-f15.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

In 1993, Macedonia joined the United Nations under the provisional name “Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia” (FYROM ... nor the efforts of our neighbour to hijack the region’s ancient history.” Former Speaker of the Greek Parliament and ...

News Republic of Macedonia » History: Thousands of Greeks rally in Athens calling for the country of Macedonia to change its name in 25-year-old row

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/world/thousands-of-greeks-rally-in-athens-calling-for-the-country-of-macedonia-to-change-its-name-in-25-year-old-row/ar-BBIHGG9
Publication date: Saturday 03 February 2018

The Republic of Macedonia's history is complex and dates back to the sixth century BC. It has been conquered by the Persian Achaemenid Empire, the Romans and the Ottomans. In the aftermath of WW1 it was incorporated into the Serb-dominated Kingdom of ...

News Republic of Macedonia » History: Greece’s Macedonian Touchstone

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/08/opinion/greece-macedonia-protest.html
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Since 1991, when the Socialist Republic of Macedonia voted to secede from the Yugoslav federation ... while the other is defending its history, cultural heritage and territory from what it believes are its neighbor’s ambitions. The historical region ...

News Republic of Macedonia » History: EU 'confident' Macedonia name row settled by July

News channel or source: http://www.worldbulletin.net/middle-east/198886/eu-confident-macedonia-name-row-settled-by-july
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Greek objections meant that Macedonia joined the UN in 1993 as the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM ... compete on who had more glorious victories and defeats in our rich history," he said. "We have the same approach towards the difference ...

News Republic of Macedonia » History: Is the Greece-Macedonia 'Name War' Finally Ending?

News channel or source: https://townhall.com/columnists/austinbay/2018/02/08/is-the-greecemacedonia-name-war-finally-ending-n2445816
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Follow the meandering chain of history and hate and a substantial number of Greeks ... The fact that most members of the UN now casually refer to the Republic of Macedonia, not the FYROM, is another influence. In August 2017, both countries acknowledged ...

News Republic of Macedonia » History: Feeling the Love in Macedonia

News channel or source: http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-life-and-religion/253938/feeling-the-love-in-macedonia
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Once part of the Ottoman Empire and subsequently Yugoslavia, the Republic of Macedonia is bordered by Bulgaria ... I was astounded by all the good people’s sensitivity to my family’s history and the protectiveness they feel toward it.

News Republic of Macedonia » History: New ASU professor studies climate change and migration

News channel or source: https://asunow.asu.edu/20180209-new-asu-professor-studies-climate-change-and-migration
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

Leaders in Greece and the Republic of Macedonia are close to striking a deal on the use of the name “Macedonia.”Past governments on both sides have claimed exclusive ownership of Macedonian history, back to Alexander the Great and beyond. But now ...

News Republic of Macedonia » History: EU ‘confident’ Macedonia name row will be settled by July

News channel or source: https://www.brecorder.com/2018/02/16/399398/eu-confident-macedonia-name-row-settled-by-july/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Greek objections meant that Macedonia joined the UN in 1993 as the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM ... compete on who had more glorious victories and defeats in our rich history,” he said. “We have the same approach towards the difference ...