All posts tagged Macedonia

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 […]

President of Macedonia refuses to sign new law giving Albanian official language status

March 15, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The president of Macedonia, Gjorge Ivanov, said that he would not sign the law approved by the country’s Parliament on March 14 regarding the ...

In historic first, Bulgarian PM joins Macedonian counterpart in Skopje for Holocaust commemoration

March 12, 2018, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Boiko Borissov became, on March 12 2018, the first Bulgarian Prime Minister to travel to Skopje to join his Macedonian counterpart in mourning for tha ...

Bulgarian government nationalist minority partner says country should not apologise for deportation of Jews from ‘new lands’

March 11, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The National Front for the Salvation of Bulgaria, part of the United Patriots grouping of far-right and nationalist parties that is the minority partn ...

  • 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 the negotiations between Zaev’s country and Greece, in a phone […]

  • 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 […]