Poland, Baltic countries are anxiously watching the development of ongoing summit, hoping for increased security pledges.
The union has given the green light to open accession talks with Albania and Macedonia – eventually.
Historic accord would end decades-long standoff but faces stiff opposition from nationalists.
Greek nationalists also plan mass demonstrations against compromise with Skopje in long-running dispute.
Team of Bulgarian and Macedonian paleontologists is examining the skeleton, which was accidentally discovered by a local.
Move echoes political reconciliation with a country many Bulgarians see as their little brother.
The defendants include a former interior minister and several lawmakers allegedly involved in a violent parliament brawl last April.
Despite Albania and Macedonia’s acknowledged progress, a lot still remains to be done.
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