Republic of North Macedonia

    • Commissioner Varhelyi pays a working visit to Bulgaria

      Commissioner Varhelyi pays a working visit to Bulgaria

      European Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Oliver Varhelyi paid a one-day working visit to Bulgaria on Tuesday. In Sofia, Varhelyi met with Bulgarian President Rumen Radev, who said, quoted by his press secretariat, that Bulgaria expects effective action from the institutions of the EU to promote the values of democracy and respect for human rights in the Republic of North Macedonia.

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    • Sofia, Skopje have window of opportunity to work together

      Sofia, Skopje have window of opportunity to work together

      “I hope that the atmosphere of trust and mutual respect of national interests continues in the direction of finding a solution, because the European perspective for the Republic of North Macedonia and that for the Western Balkans are in the interest of Bulgaria, the region and the entire EU. But all of this must happen within the rules and in a process of dialogue through which we can clear up things between us first, so that we do not leave unresolved issues in the European family.”

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    • Sofia, Skopje: In anticipation of active dialogue

      Sofia, Skopje: In anticipation of active dialogue

      The prospects for taking a real step forward when it comes to the European integration of the Republic of North Macedonia was the central topic of a conversation that the country's Prime Minister Zoran Zaev and Bulgarian President Rumen Radev had at the conclusion of the NATO summit in Brussels.

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    • PM Borissov: Coming generations will never forgive us for failing to reach a compromise

      PM Borissov: Coming generations will never forgive us for failing to reach a compromise

      “I have always thought that solutions can be found at the negotiating table. The current and the coming generations will never forgive either Bulgaria or the Republic of North Macedonia for failing to reach a compromise that would have created a path forward,” Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said during his meeting earlier today with Vlado Buchkovski, special representative of the government of the Republic of North Macedonia to Bulgaria, the Council of Ministers announced.

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    • Ministry of Foreign Affairs: It is time for Skopje to renounce manipulations

      Ministry of Foreign Affairs: It is time for Skopje to renounce manipulations

      It is time for the government of the Republic of North Macedonia to renounce the manipulative thesis that Bulgaria disputes the right of self-determination and the identity of the citizens of the Republic of North Macedonia or their right to name their language as they wish. This was announced by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in connection with a statement made by the government of the Republic of North Macedonia.

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