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News Republic of Macedonia » Skopje: 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 ... visit he addressed the country’s parliament in the capital Skopje, urging a solution to a dispute that “has weighed on ...

News Republic of Macedonia » Skopje: Athens, Skopje mayors call for deal on Macedonia name row

News channel or source: http://www.france24.com/en/20180209-athens-skopje-mayors-call-deal-macedonia-name-row
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

Macedonia-Skopje or New Macedonia. However this solution has been met with strong opposition from nationalists in both countries. The dispute has remained unresolved since the former Yugoslav republic's independence in 1991. Because of Greece's objections ...

News Republic of Macedonia » Skopje: Greece-Macedonia name row edging towards solution, says Merkel

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-germany-macedonia/greece-macedonia-name-row-edging-towards-solution-says-merkel-idUSKCN1G51IZ
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Macedonia is closer than any time in the last decade to settling a long-standing dispute over its name with Greece which has thwarted Skopje’s ambitions ... Greece objects to the former Yugoslav republic’s use of the name Macedonia ...

News Republic of Macedonia » Skopje: FYROM Leader Sees ‘Macedonia’ Issue Resolved by Summer

News channel or source: http://greece.greekreporter.com/2018/02/19/fyrom-leader-sees-macedonia-issue-resolved-by-summer/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Zaev was quoted by the Reuters news agency as saying his Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) expected the issue to be fixed ahead of a NATO summit scheduled for the summer. Skopje is seeking EU and NATO membership but Greece has maintained a ...

News Republic of Macedonia » Skopje: Athens, Skopje move step-by-step toward international agreement

News channel or source: http://www.tovima.gr/en/article/?aid=944516
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The focus of negotiations between Athens and Skopje on the FYROM naming issue is the international agreement that will replace the 1995 interim agreement that produced the name Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia for international use. A key is the ...

News Republic of Macedonia » Skopje: Macedonia hopes to settle name row with Greece by July

News channel or source: https://www.investing.com/news/world-news/macedonia-hopes-to-settle-name-row-with-greece-by-july-1271875
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Greece is a member of both. Greece objects to the former Yugoslav republic's use of the name Macedonia, arguing that it, along with contentious articles in Skopje's constitution, could imply territorial claims over its own northern region of the same name.

News Republic of Macedonia » Skopje: Greeks rally in Athens to protest use of the name Macedonia

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/protesters-gathering-athens-macedonia-rally-52825895
Publication date: Sunday 04 February 2018

The country is recognized by international institutions as the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, even though about 130 countries refer to it simply as Macedonia. Many Greeks refer to it by the name of its capital, Skopje. Greece argues use of the name ...

News Republic of Macedonia » Skopje: 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

Vardar Macedonia and Macedonia-Skopje. Greek objections meant that Macedonia joined the UN in 1993 as the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM). Macedonia's Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov told reporters in Sofia his country had matured and no ...