Macedonia

3 October 2018
How Disinformation Harmed the Referendum in Macedonia

Online campaigns calling for a boycott of the referendum and fake news sites have compounded the country’s media literacy problem. From The German Marshall Fund of the United States.

By Asya Metodieva
 
1 October 2018
Macedonian Name Change Referendum Fails Due to Low Turnout Premium

Prime Minister Zaev vows to hold vote in parliament over name change that, if approved, would pave the way for EU and NATO membership.

 
18 September 2018
U.S. Defense Chief Urges ‘Yes’ Vote in Macedonia Referendum Premium

Jim Mattis accuses Russia of trying to scuttle deal with Greece.

 
Skopje 100
3 September 2018
Architectural Games in the Balkans Premium

While some celebrate the Brutalist buildings of Macedonia, others condemn the new additions to historic ruins in neighboring Bulgaria.

 
25 July 2018
Foes Snipe at Macedonia Name Deal Premium

Athens accuses Moscow of using its proxies in Greece to kill the “North Macedonia” agreement.

 
20 July 2018
Macedonia Probes Fake News Sites for U.S., Russian Ties Premium

The sites are money-spinners for IT-savvy people in a country with few opportunities for youth.

 
12 July 2018
NATO Invites Macedonia to Begin Accession Talks Premium

Poland, Baltic countries are anxiously watching the development of ongoing summit, hoping for increased security pledges.

 
28 June 2018
Two More Balkan Hopefuls on EU Threshold Premium

The union has given the green light to open accession talks with Albania and Macedonia – eventually.

 
18 June 2018
Macedonia and Greece Sign Name Deal Premium

Historic accord would end decades-long standoff but faces stiff opposition from nationalists.

 
4 June 2018
Macedonians Rally Against Changing Country’s Name Premium

Greek nationalists also plan mass demonstrations against compromise with Skopje in long-running dispute.

 

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