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  1. [Opinion] 'Transnational Lists' are a bad idea and here is whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | EUobserver

    ... g attention when violence flares. Not every Greek is obsessed with the 'threat' of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia changing its name to something more pronounceable. In fact, the rest of the world thinks we are insane.

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  2. [Ticker] Macedonia renames airport as gesture towards GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | EUobserver

    The government of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia announced on Tuesday it will rename its main airport and a major road, removing references to Alexander the Great, in a goodwill gesture towards Greece. The two neighbours are in dispute over the future name of FYROM, but the move was welcomed by Greece's foreign ministry.

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  3. Macedonia ready to make concessions in name rowRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 6 | EurActiv.com

    A general view on the Alexander the Great Airport near the capital of Skopje, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, 6 February 2018. Macedonian Government made a decision to rename the Alexander the Great Airport to 'Skopje International airport' .

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  4. EU offers western Balkans path to membershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | The Columbian

    ... Balkans. Officials said the region's other four countries - Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Republic of Macedonia and Kosovo - have a clear perspective toward entering the bloc at that time as well, depending on the pace of reforms and ...

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  5. Taiwan authorities say at least five people are trapped and another...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Brunswick News

    A French judge decided on Tuesday to keep prominent Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan in detention, four days after he was handed preliminary rape charges in cases alleged by women who sought his counsel. SKOPJE, Macedonia - Macedonia's left-wing government has renamed the country's main airport and highway, both previously named after the ancient warrior king Alexander the Great, in a goodwill move toward neighboring Greece.

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  6. UN negotiator due in Macedonia in drive to end name disputeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 31 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    A U.N. negotiator is due in Macedonia for talks with the country's leadership, in a revived effort to settle a peculiar but acrimonious dispute with neighboring Greece over Macedonia's name. Matthew Nimetz has already met Greek officials in Athens, and says there appears to be momentum for solving the dispute that has poisoned the two countries' relations since Macedonia won independence from the former Yugoslavia in 1991.

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  7. UN negotiator due in Macedonia in drive to end name dispute Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | WPXI

    ... us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) - A U.N. negotiator is due in Macedonia for talks with the country's leadership, in a revived effort to settle a peculiar ...

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  8. Church Backs 'Macedonia' Rally as Name Talks Edge ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | Sofia News Agency

    As the United Nations mediator in the " Macedonia " name dispute left Athens for Skopje on Tuesday, Archbishop Ieronymos shifted stance and said that the Church of Greece will join a major rally scheduled for Sunday in Athens to protest the use of the term " Macedonia " in any agreement, Ekathimerini reports. Bishop Dorotheos of Syros, who is the vice president of the Holy Synod, is to join rally organizers on a stage in Syntagma Square on Sunday along with the bishops of Drama and Chios, it was announced on Tuesday.

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  9. UN Envoy, in Athens, Says Time to End Macedonia Name DisputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Chosun Ilbo

    A UN special envoy urged Greece and Macedonia on Tuesday to seize on momentum in talks to resolve a name dispute straining relations for a quarter of a century, saying the two sides now appeared "energized" to reach an accord. Athens says Skopje's use of "Macedonia" as its name could imply a territorial claim over the northern Greek province of the same name, and a claim to its national heritage.

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  10. Brexit may hurt popular Erasmus student exchange scheme, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Reuters

    ... have full access to the Erasmus scheme but so do several non-EU countries like the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Turkey. The lack of eligibility of British students for Erasmus after 2020 could be felt the ...

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  11. UN mediator in Athens for talks on dispute with MacedoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Stars and Stripes

    A U.N. mediator held talks with officials in Athens on Tuesday, amid redoubled efforts to end an unusual dispute that has poisoned relations between Balkan neighbors Greece and Macedonia for a quarter-century. Matthew Nimetz said it makes no sense to wait much longer to resolve the disagreement on what Macedonia can officially call itself - an issue befuddling to most outsiders that is a result of the nationalist and historic currents that shaped Balkan history.

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  12. UN envoy urges Greece, Macedonia to solve name disputeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Xinhuanet

    UN special envoy Matthew Nimetz, the mediator in the name dispute between Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia , on Tuesday urged the two sides to seize the momentum and settle the issue which divides them for over two decades. Nimetz made the remarks during his visit to Athens for a new round of discussions with Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias.

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  13. Macedonia seizes large cannabis load amid trafficking spikeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 30 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... he tried to fire the special counsel investigating him, but he could face legal and political blowback SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) - Customs officers in Macedonia say they have seized more than 300 kilograms of cannabis in a truck, hidden in pallets ...

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  14. Macedonia seizes large cannabis load amid trafficking spike Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | WSOCTV

    ... us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) - Customs officers in Macedonia say they have seized more than 300 kilograms of cannabis in a truck, hidden in pallets ...

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  15. Fox Marble (FOX) Given Speculative Buy Rating at Beaufort SecuritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Daily Political

    ... Holdings plc is engaged in the exploitation of marble quarry reserves in the Republic of Kosovo and Republic of Macedonia. The Company is focused on the extraction and processing of dimensional stone from quarries in Kosovo and South East Europe. ...

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  16. UN: Progress 'Possible' On Greece-Macedonia Name DisputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | Weekday Magazine

    The United Nations says progress can be made to resolve a 26-year-old dispute between Athens and Skopje over Skopje's use of the name Macedonia. UN deputy spokesman Farhan Haq told reporters late on January 29 that "there has been some positive momentum generated" in UN-brokered talks and a solution could be found "with the right spirit of compromise by the leadership and by the peoples of the two countries."

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  17. UN says progress possible on Greece-Macedonia name disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | 680News

    The United Nations said Monday that progress can be made to resolve a 25-year-old dispute between Greece and Macedonia over the latter nation's name "with the right spirit of compromise by the leadership and by the peoples of the two countries." U.N. deputy spokesman Farhan Haq told reporters ahead of a visit to the two countries by U.N. mediator Matthew Nimetz that the United Nations backs Nimetz' assessment that in meeting with both sides "there has been some positive momentum generated."

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  18. Neighboring Countries Most Preferred by Bulgarians for Their Trips in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | Sofia News Agency

    In December 2017, the number of the trips of Bulgarian residents abroad was 459.2 thousand or by 15.6% above the registered in December 2016. In comparison with the same month of the previous year, an increase was observed in the total number of the trips of Bulgarians to: Turkey - by 18.6%, Serbia - by 17.3%, Greece - by 14.7%, Romania - by 10.8%, Austria - by 10.4%, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - by 10.0%, Germany - by 8.5%, Italy - by 6.3%, and etc.

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  19. UN Mediator Heads To Greece, Macedonia To Discuss Name DisputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | Weekday Magazine

    A United Nations mediator is traveling to Greece on January 29 for two-day talks on ways to solve a 27-year-old dispute over the name of the former Yugoslav republic of Macedonia. Matthew Nimetz, the UN envoy dealing with the matter, is then expected to spend the following two days in Macedonia.

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  20. Fox Marble (FOX) Rating Reiterated by Beaufort SecuritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 29 | IntersportsWire

    ... Holdings plc is engaged in the exploitation of marble quarry reserves in the Republic of Kosovo and Republic of Macedonia. The Company is focused on the extraction and processing of dimensional stone from quarries in Kosovo and South East Europe. ...

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