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News Greece » Central Macedonia: Thousands of Greeks call for country of Macedonia to change its name

News channel or source: https://news.sky.com/story/thousands-of-greeks-call-for-country-of-macedonia-to-change-its-name-11217547
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

... in Greece when he recognised the FYROM as Macedonia. Until then all NATO allies, apart from Turkey, had joined Greece in refusing to recognise the Balkan state's new name. Central Macedonia, in Greece, is the country's most popular tourist destination.

News Greece » Central Macedonia: NATO head urges Macedonia to end dispute with Greece, reform

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/natos-chief-macedonia-discuss-accession-bid-52429239
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

International institutions formally recognize the country as the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, the name Greece insists on ... About a hundred protesters held a peaceful demonstration in central Skopje against their country's NATO accession ...

News Greece » Central Macedonia: Tens of thousands join Greek protest over Macedonia name row

News channel or source: http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/world/2018/01/22/tens-of-thousands-join-greek-protest-over-macedonia-name-row/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Greece and Macedonia returned to the United Nations last ... a shop owner from Pieria in the administrative region of Central Macedonia. UN negotiator Matthew Nimetz, a 24-year veteran on the issue, said last week that he was “very hopeful” that ...

News Greece » Central Macedonia: What’s In a Name: A Baltic Perspective on the Greece-FYROM Dispute

News channel or source: http://greece.greekreporter.com/2018/01/16/whats-in-a-name-a-baltic-perspective-on-the-greece-fyrom-dispute/
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

After the Second Balkan War in 1913 Macedonian territory became partitioned between Greece, Serbia and Bulgaria. During WWI, Macedonia was the scene of heavy battles between the forces of the Central Powers and the Entente (the Salonika Front or the ...

News Greece » Central Macedonia: Greece, Macedonia in new UN bid to solve name dispute

News channel or source: https://www.thepeninsulaqatar.com/article/17/01/2018/Greece,-Macedonia-in-new-UN-bid-to-solve-name-dispute
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

United Nations, United States: Greece and Macedonia return to the United Nations on Wednesday ... refused to attend the inauguration because of its price tag and less-than-central location.

News Greece » Central Macedonia: Back to Square One

News channel or source: https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2018/01/refugees-in-greece-are-giving-up-on-ever-reaching-western-europe.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Fleeing war, persecution, and economic devastation, many planned to continue their journey onward to central and northern Europe ... migrants from the MENA region became stranded in Greece. Because Macedonia, Albania and other Balkan countries are not ...

News Greece » Central Macedonia: Fascists burn down social centre in Thessaloniki

News channel or source: http://libcom.org/news/fascists-burn-down-social-centre-thessaloniki-22012018
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Macedonia is also the name of the region in the north of Greece. Thessaloniki is the capital of the region ... there was also an attack on an anti-fascist rally in the central Kamara Square and the Holocaust Memorial in Thessaloniki.

News Greece » Central Macedonia: Name row pits Macedonia between patriotism and pragmatism

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/name-row-pits-macedonia-between-patriotism-pragmatism-053139320.html
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Macedonia, a former Yugoslav republic home to some 2.2 million people, has fought since its inception with neighbouring Greece over the name it shares ... said Zlatko Andreevski, a 32-year-old farmer from the central town of Prilep. "What would I call ...

News Greece » Central Macedonia: Nato prepares to take in Macedonia

News channel or source: https://euobserver.com/enlargement/140616
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

He also gave the name dispute a central place in a speech at the Macedonian ... on this region - and this country - for far too long," he said. Greece, a Nato member, has blocked Macedonia's Nato and EU bids for almost a decade on grounds that its name ...

News Greece » Central Macedonia: Protest rally over Macedonia name issue concluded in Thessaloniki (videos)

News channel or source: http://www.tornosnews.gr/en/greek-news/politics/29567-protest-rally-over-macedonia-name-issue-concluded-in-thessaloniki-videos.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

A platform was set up on the coastal promenade right across the statue of Alexander the Great, with a banner proclaiming the central slogan "Macedonia is Greece", with tens of thousands of protestors filling the surrounding area, blocking the coastal ...