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July 21, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

After talks which lasted several days, the main four political parties in the Republic of Macedonia reached an agreement. After a meeting at the Club of MPs, which lasted several hours, […]

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Serbia sending joint army-police teams to Bulgarian border

July 18, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Serbian government has decided to set up joint military and police teams to be deployed at its borders with Bulgaria and Macedonia to stop migran ...

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New 650 million euro loan triggers reactions and protests in Skopje

July 12, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The decision of the government in the Republic of Macedonia to borrow 650 million euro by selling euro bonds has sparked reactions and protests in Sk ...

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EU leaders reassure Balkan nations following Brexit

July 5, 2016, by VOANews

European leaders gave assurances to Balkan nations that Britain’s vote to leave the European Union will not stop plans to enlarge the bloc. Fren ...

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    Reactions in Skopje after Brexit referendum
    June 25, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    After the referendum in the UK in whiich British people voted in favour of leaving the EU, Macedonian president Gjorge Ivanov said that he fears that the European Union may follow […]

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    Macedonian president revokes all pardons in wiretapping scandal
    June 7, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Macedonian president Gjorge Ivanov has revoked all pardons that he controversially issued in the country’s wiretapping scandal. Ivanov had been under continuous large-scale public pressure from protesters in Macedonia and […]

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    Bulgarian leaders press Macedonian president on reforms
    June 1, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s President and Prime Minister have underlined to visiting Macedonian president Gjorge Ivanov the need to overcome the political crisis in his country, calling for dialogue among all political parties […]

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    Macedonia: Protests continue, activists questioned by police
    May 25, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Protests are continuing in the Republic of Macedonia, supported by the opposition, against the decision of president Gjorge Ivanov to grant amnesty for politicians, and against the current government. Protesters […]