Watch VideoThousands of people took to the streets in Greece to protest against an agreement to change Macedonia's name.
According to several reports, tens of thousands of protesters gathered in.. Newsy - Published
Greece's parliament will vote on Thursday on an accord to end a longstanding dispute between Athens and Skopje over Macedonia's name, a parliament official told Reuters on Monday. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
According to Reuters, police fired tear gas to disperse protesters outside parliament on Sunday as tens of thousands of Greeks rallied in Athens to protest against a name deal with Macedonia. Thousands..
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras won a confidence vote in parliament on Wednesday, clearing a major hurdle for Greece's approval of an accord to end a dispute over Macedonia's name and averting the..
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s government has submitted a controversial agreement to parliament aimed at normalizing relations with neighbor Macedonia, a day after violent demonstrations against.. Seattle Times - Published
Protesters clashed with police outside Greece's parliament during a rally that drew tens of thousands of people against the Macedonia renaming deal, injuring at least 25 police officers. Firstpost - Published
Police fired tear gas to disperse protesters outside parliament on Sunday (20 January) as tens of thousands of Greeks rallied in Athens to protest ahead of a parliamentary vote to ratify a name deal.. EurActiv - Published
By George Georgiopoulos and Michele Kambas ATHENS (Reuters) - Police fired tear gas to disperse protesters outside parliament on Sunday as tens of thousands of Greeks rallied in Athens to protest ahead.. Firstpost - Published
With the North Macedonia name change deal recently reached between Athens and Skopje, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has achieved more than improving his international image, by putting pressure.. EurActiv - Published
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Protesters are gathering in central Athens for a rally against the Greek-Macedonia name deal. The protest is being staged outside Greece’s Parliament, which is expected to.. Seattle Times - Published
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s prime minister is defending his deal to normalize relations with neighboring Macedonia ahead of a confidence vote in parliament after his governing coalition.. Seattle Times - Published
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos, leader of the junior partner in the country’s coalition government, has resigned over the Macedonia name deal, which he opposes... Seattle Times - Published
Macedonia’s Parliament voted to officially change the country’s name to the Republic of North Macedonia. Its door to NATO and the European Union could open — if Greece recognizes the change. NYTimes.com - Published
SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — A former Nobel Peace Prize winner says the prime ministers of Macedonia and Greece will be nominated for the 2019 peace prize for their efforts to end a 27-year dispute over.. Seattle Times - Published
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias has resigned following a disagreement with the defense minister over the handling of a recent deal which would change Macedonia’s name in.. Seattle Times - Published
SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia’s government has asked parliament to start the procedure for amending the constitution to reflect a deal that would rename the nation North Macedonia in exchange.. Seattle Times - Published
Macedonians were deciding Sunday on their country's future, voting in a referendum on whether to accept a landmark deal ending a decades-old dispute with neighboring Greece by changing their country's.. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Thousands of people marched in Macedonia's capital Sunday to promote support for changing the country's name in an upcoming referendum that also could clear the way for NATO membership. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
The position of VMRO-DPMNE regarding the referendum boycott is ambiguous, but its leadership has expressed full support for Macedonia’s bid to join NATO and the EU. However, it opposes the agreement.. Polygraph.info - Published
SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — An American lawmaker who chairs a U.S. Senate subcommittee on regional security in Europe is urging Macedonia’s voters to back a deal that would change the country’s name.. Seattle Times - Published