All posts tagged Greece

March 22, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Fake news about the removal of the Alexander the Great statue from the main Skopje Square cause the mobilisation of a crowd. Late on Wednesday evening some few people were […]

UN chief discusses ‘Macedonia’ name dispute with Zaev

March 6, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

UN Secretary-General Antόnio Guterres and Zoran Zaev discussed the dispute over the use of the name “Macedonia” and the developments of ...

Rail strike in Greece, taxi drivers strike in protest against Uber, on March 6

March 6, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Train services in Greece were disrupted on March 6 as rail workers went on a 24-hour strike, while in Athens, taxi drivers went on strike from 8am to ...

Alexander the Great monument removed from Skopje airport

March 1, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Alexander the Great monument was removed late on the night of February 28 from Skopje’s airport, a few days after that name was removed from the ...

  • Skopje rally against the country’s name change
    February 27, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Close to 5000 people took part in a central Skopje rally on February 27 demanding that there will be no name change for their country. The protest was organised by […]

  • Removal of monuments in Skopje, whose turn is next?
    February 23, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    After the removal of one of the monuments of Skopje 2014 project, the government and other institutions in the Republic of Macedonia are expected to decide on the fate of […]