The Latest on migration to Europe (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Police in North Macedonia say they have discovered eight migrants crammed into a hidden compartment in the roof of a truck, during a.. FOXNews.com - Published
After two days in Bulgaria, Pope Francis arrived in North Macedonia, becoming the highest profile international figure to visit since the country changed its name from Macedonia in January. Rough cut..
Social Democratic Union candidate Stevo Pendarovski and his main rival from the conservative VMRO-DPMNE party, Gordana Siljanovska have mostly focused on this year's name deal with neighbouring Greece,..
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Migrants remained in tents in Northern Greece for the third day, on Saturday (April 6) galvanized by reports on social media of plans for an organised movement to cross Greece's northern border. Rough..
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is the first Greek leader to visit his northern neighbour since North Macedonia, previously known as Macedonia, declared independence in 1991. Rough Cut (no reporter..
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — The Eurovision Song Contest has decided the final 10 contestants who will battle to be crowned Europe’s best pop act, following the event’s second semifinal Thursday. The.. Seattle Times - Published
Stevo Pendarovski has been sworn in as the new president of North Macedonia, promising he will serve all citizens in a deeply divided society and will lobby European Union leaders to approve the start.. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
North Macedonia's top prosecutor is accusing Interpol of allegedly refusing to issue an arrest warrant for former Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski, who has fled to Hungary to avoid serving a jail.. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Vatican City, May 8, 2019 / 03:56 am (CNA).- Like Saints Cyril and Methodius shared the Gospel with the Slavic people in the 9th century, today the world is still in need of Christian evangelization,.. CNA - Published
As he returned to Rome from his apostolic journey to Bulgaria and North Macedonia, Pope Francis held an in-flight press conference in which he paid tribute to the two nations’ struggles for.. Catholic Culture - Published
While in North Macedonia’s capital of Skopje, Pope Francis addressed an ecumenical and interreligious gathering of young people. The nation has few Catholics: it is 65% Orthodox and 33% Muslim. Catholic Culture - Published
“We gorged ourselves on networking, and lost the taste of fraternity,” Pope Francis preached at an outdoor Mass celebrated in Skopje, North Macedonia’s capital (video). “Prisoners of a virtual.. Catholic Culture - Published
On May 7, Pope Francis arrived in North Macedonia (video), a nation of 2.1 million (map). Following a welcome ceremony (video), he met with civil leaders (video, coverage, remarks) and visited the.. Catholic Culture - Published
During his regular weekly public audience on May 8, Pope Francis spoke about the trip to Bulgaria and North Macedonia, from which he had just returned. He spoke about the evangelical witness of Sts... Catholic Culture - Published
Aboard the papal plane, May 7, 2019 / 04:30 pm (CNA).- Please read below for CNA's full transcript of the pope's May 7 in-flight press conference from Skopje, North Macedonia to Rome:
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Vatican City, May 7, 2019 / 02:45 pm (CNA).- Pope Francis said Tuesday that the Vatican commission exploring the possibility of female deacons continues its study, but does not have any consensus that.. CNA - Published
Skopje, North Macedonia, May 7, 2019 / 11:31 am (CNA).- Pope Francis encouraged youth in North Macedonia Tuesday to follow Mother Teresa’s example and make something beautiful out of their.. CNA - Published
Skopje, North Macedonia, May 7, 2019 / 10:59 am (CNA).- In the first-ever papal visit to North Macedonia Tuesday, Pope Francis lauded the lasting legacy of Mother Teresa, a saint unafraid to offer her.. CNA - Published
Skopje, North Macedonia, May 7, 2019 / 04:17 am (CNA).- Following the example of St. Mother Teresa of Kolkata, hunger for Jesus, partake in the Bread of Life, and then feed Jesus hidden in the poor,.. CNA - Published
SKOPJE, North Macedonia -- Pope Francis made the first-ever papal visit to North Macedonia on Tuesday and sought to encourage its efforts to integrate into European institutions after its name change.. Newsday - Published
On May 6, the second day of his apostolic journey to Bulgaria and North Macedonia, Pope Francis visited a refugee center in the Bulgarian capital city (Sofia) before flying to Rakovski, a town of.. Catholic Culture - Published
At the end of the second day of his apostolic journey to Bulgaria and North Macedonia, Pope Francis returned to Sofia (Bulgaria’s capital), where he prayed for peace in the presence of leaders of.. Catholic Culture - Published
Skopje, North Macedonia, May 7, 2019 / 01:54 am (CNA).- Speaking to North Macedonian authorities Tuesday, Pope Francis commended the country for its tradition of peaceful coexistence among its variety.. CNA - Published
North Macedonia's leaders are hoping Pope Francis will strongly encourage greater integration in European institutions following the resolution of a decades-long name dispute with Greece and the.. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
During a May 7 stop in North Macedonia (a country known until recently simply as Macedonia), Pope Francis gave his implicit support for the nation’s bid to join the European Union, saying that North.. Catholic Culture - Published
Sofia, Bulgaria, May 6, 2019 / 10:46 am (CNA).- At an interreligious meeting in Bulgaria Monday, Pope Francis told Orthodox, Muslim, and other religious leaders that peace is both a gift and a.. CNA - Published
Rakovski, Bulgaria, May 6, 2019 / 07:55 am (CNA).- The parish should be at the center of the community, a place where God’s presence is felt and hope and love are shared with the world, Pope Francis.. CNA - Published
North Macedonia's president-elect says his first task in coming weeks after assuming his post will be to lobby European Union leaders in Brussels to approve the start of his country's accession talks.. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Rakovski, Bulgaria, May 6, 2019 / 05:39 am (CNA).- Pope Francis Monday gave First Communion to 245 boys and girls in Rakovski, Bulgaria, telling them the Lord wants them to share the joy of the.. CNA - Published
Pope Francis began his three-day apostolic journey to Bulgaria and North Macedonia with his arrival in Sofia (video), a welcome ceremony (video), and an address to civil leaders (video). Catholic Culture - Published
The man coordinating North Macedonia's upcoming NATO membership won the country's presidential election, defeating a candidate who opposed a name-change that opened the way to western integration. Newsmax - Published
The Latest on the runoff presidential election in North Macedonia (all times local): 7:05 p.m. Election officials in North Macedonia say voter turnout in the runoff presidential election is close to.. FOXNews.com - Published
Sofia, Bulgaria, May 5, 2019 / 10:06 am (CNA).- The Lord works with imperfect situations and imperfect people, so persevere in holiness, Pope Francis encouraged Catholics in Bulgaria Sunday.
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Sofia, Bulgaria, May 5, 2019 / 08:54 am (CNA).- In Bulgaria Sunday, Pope Francis said Catholics and Orthodox are united by the blood of the martyrs and the Christians who continue to suffer for the.. CNA - Published
Vatican City, May 5, 2019 / 05:10 am (CNA).- On the first day of a trip to Bulgaria, Pope Francis encouraged authorities to strengthen and grow their country by investing in opportunities for young.. CNA - Published