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May 25, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria and Croatia will defend the territorial integrity of all the countries in the region, including Macedonia and Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia’s foreign minister Vesna Pusić said in Sofia after […]

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UN rights official on Macedonia: Serious challenges to rule of law, ‘democratic space’ shrinking

May 24, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Ivan Šimonović says he is deeply concerned by serious challenges to the rule of law and ...

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Crisis in Macedonia requires meaningful and swift measures

May 24, 2015, by VOANews

The political crisis in Macedonia has been a cause of concern for the United States and other international interests. The international community has ...

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Bulgarian FM: Lavrov’s claim Bulgaria and Albania want to carve up Macedonia ‘highly irresponsible’

May 20, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The statement by Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov that there was talk of dividing up Macedonia and giving parts to Bulgaria and Albania was R ...


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    Skopje protests underscore Balkan tensions
    May 20, 2015, by Al Pessin of VOANews

    Protest marches on consecutive days in the Macedonian capital, Skopje, brought tens of thousands of people into the streets this week, some to call for the government’s resignation and others […]

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    Thousands stage counter-protest in Macedonia
    May 19, 2015, by VOANews

    Tens of thousands of Macedonians turned out Monday to support Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski’s government in a counter-protest after opposition supporters marched through the capital Skopje a day earlier to […]

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    Thousands rally in Macedonia for PM resignation
    May 17, 2015, by VOANews

    Thousands of Macedonians rallied in the capital Skopje on Sunday, calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski as the Balkan country faces a deepening political crisis. Pressure on […]