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News Greece Eastern Macedonia: What Are The Major Natural Resources Of Macedonia?

Published on: Wednesday 04 December 2019
What Are The Major Natural Resources Of Macedonia?
News source: https://www.worldatlas.com/articles/what-are-the-major-natural-resources-of-macedonia.html

Following a conflict with Greece over the name, Macedonia changed its name to the “Republic of North Macedonia” in ... The Zletovo mine is situated in the eastern part of the Kratovo-Zletovo volcanic ...

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: Greek island of Crete is hit by 6.0-magnitude earthquake

Published on: Tuesday 26 November 2019
Greek island of Crete is hit by 6.0-magnitude earthquake
News source: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7730363/Greek-island-Crete-hit-6-0-magnitude-earthquake.html

A powerful undersea earthquake has rattled Greece's holiday island of Crete ... Southern and south-eastern Europe is really lighting up at the moment with earthquakes,' he said. The Albanian quake was ...

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: Greek minister heads to Cairo for talks over sea dispute

Published on: Saturday 30 November 2019
Greek minister heads to Cairo for talks over sea dispute
News source: https://www.clickondetroit.com/news/world/2019/11/30/greek-minister-heads-to-cairo-for-talks-over-sea-dispute/

Greece’s foreign minister will hold talks in Cairo with his Egyptian counterpart on Sunday about agreement between Turkey and Libya’s U.N.-backed government to delineate the maritime boundaries between the two countries

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: Pompeo hails ‘new era’ with Greece after signing revised defense deal

Published on: Sunday 06 October 2019
Pompeo hails ‘new era’ with Greece after signing revised defense deal
News source: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/oct/06/mike-pompeo-greece-revised-defense-deal

With US diplomats placing renewed focus on the energy-rich eastern Mediterranean – an area they readily admit has been vastly overlooked, allowing “malign actors” to compete for power – Greece, ...

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: Greece and United States update mutual defence cooperation pact

Published on: Friday 04 October 2019
Greece and United States update mutual defence cooperation pact
News source: https://www.wionews.com/world/greece-and-united-states-update-mutual-defence-cooperation-pact-253940

United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with defence and foreign ministers in Greece on Saturday as the US seeks to enhance defence cooperation with the Mediterranean country. Greece and the United States signed an amendment of the Mutual Defence Cooperation Agreement, which will "enhance our common military and strategic footprint in the area, always to the benefit of regional security and stability," a statement from the Greek Prime Minister's office said.

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: With eye on Syria, Greece expands refugee transfers

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
With eye on Syria, Greece expands refugee transfers
News source: https://www.readingeagle.com/ap/article/with-eye-on-syria-greece-expands-refugee-transfers

Authorities in Greece have expanded a program to transfer migrants and refugees from overcrowded camps on the islands to the mainland amid concern that the number of arrivals from nearby Turkey could continue to rise

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: How China Challenges the EU in the Western Balkans

Published on: Wednesday 25 September 2019
How China Challenges the EU in the Western Balkans
News source: https://thediplomat.com/2019/09/how-china-challenges-the-eu-in-the-western-balkans/

The cornerstone of China’s economic expansion into southeastern Europe has been its purchase of the Greek port of Piraeus ... accession process to North Macedonia. Over the course of several ...

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: Tusk calls for opening EU membership talks with North Macedonia

Published on: Monday 16 September 2019
Tusk calls for opening EU membership talks with North Macedonia
News source: https://www.politico.eu/article/donald-tusk-calls-for-opening-eu-membership-talks-with-north-macedonia/

Tusk also praised the country for finding a solution to its long-running name dispute with Greece, by agreeing to be ... the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. Given heightened tensions among ...

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: First gay pride rally held in North Macedonia

Published on: Saturday 29 June 2019
First gay pride rally held in North Macedonia
News source: https://www.dw.com/en/first-gay-pride-rally-held-in-north-macedonia/a-49413815

In a landmark move, North Macedonia hosted its first ever Gay Pride Parade, with cabinet members and foreign diplomats joining LGBT activists in Skopje. Priests from various denominations attended a counter-rally.

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: EU at odds over Albania, Macedonia joining; Cyprus threatens veto over Turkey

Published on: Monday 17 June 2019
EU at odds over Albania, Macedonia joining; Cyprus threatens veto over Turkey
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/eu-odds-over-albania-macedonia-212100579.html

European Union states were at loggerheads on Monday over starting talks with Albania and North Macedonia to enter the bloc, while Cyprus threatened to veto any agreement on future enlargement unless the EU toughens its line on Turkish drilling. North Macedonia has since sealed a landmark deal with EU

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: EU Accession Will Challenge North Macedonia’s China Deals – OpEd

Published on: Monday 13 May 2019
EU Accession Will Challenge North Macedonia’s China Deals – OpEd
News source: https://www.eurasiareview.com/14052019-eu-accession-will-challenge-north-macedonias-china-deals-oped/

The most obvious example of this economic cooperation is the 17+1 format – a Chinese initiative to further economic cooperation with 16 ex-communist countries from Eastern and Southeastern Europe plus ...

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: Renaming of North Macedonia a rare Balkan diplomatic success

Published on: Sunday 19 May 2019
Renaming of North Macedonia a rare Balkan diplomatic success
News source: https://www.ft.com/content/c5c77a76-4a29-11e9-bde6-79eaea5acb64

For its part, Greece recognised the right of North Macedonia’s Slav majority to use the term ... the rule of law and political stability in central and eastern Europe, as well as competition in the ...

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: Greece's Economic Past Will Haunt Its Political Future

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
Greece's Economic Past Will Haunt Its Political Future
News source: https://worldview.stratfor.com/article/greeces-economic-past-will-haunt-its-political-future-elections-economy-recovery

The name agreement with North Macedonia will likely remain in place regardless ... the next Greek government will also face an increasingly intricate situation in the Eastern Mediterranean. Greece's ...

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: Police: Suicide car bomb hits Afghan capital, kills 4

Published on: Friday 31 May 2019
Police: Suicide car bomb hits Afghan capital, kills 4
News source: https://www.wavy.com/news/world/police-suicide-car-bomb-hits-afghan-capital-kills-4/

The suicide bomber struck as the convoy passed through Kabul’s eastern Yakatot neighborhood ... holy fasting month of Ramadan. ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece has upgraded its diplomatic mission to North ...

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: Ancient Murder Victim with Perfect Circle Hole in Chest Discovered

Published on: Thursday 25 April 2019
News source: https://www.newsweek.com/ancient-murder-victim-perfect-circle-chest-1405839

"And Thasos could not have been excluded from that because it was located in a very strategic place controlling the sea routes from the [Greek] mainland of Thrace and Macedonia toward ... routes of ...

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: Fellner awarded Fulbright Specialist grant to North Macedonia

Published on: Tuesday 16 April 2019
News source: https://asunow.asu.edu/20190411-fellner-awarded-fulbright-specialist-grant-north-macedonia

He currently teaches courses in Eastern Europe, Asia ... Government leaders in Greece and the Republic of Macedonia have agreed on a resolution to their long-standing dispute over naming rights, ...

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: Refugees face violence, abuse on Europe's new Balkan route

Published on: Monday 15 April 2019
News source: https://www.dw.com/cda/en/refugees-face-violence-abuse-on-europes-new-balkan-route/a-48334427

North Macedonia and Hungary erected barbed wire fences on their ... through the Balkans to Western Europe Significantly fewer refugees have reached Greece via the eastern Mediterranean Sea since the ...

News Greece Eastern Macedonia: Pope’s swing to Macedonia/Bulgaria could pack surprising punch

Published on: Tuesday 23 April 2019
News source: https://cruxnow.com/vatican/2019/04/24/popes-swing-to-macedonia-bulgaria-could-pack-surprising-punch/

Yet while the outing to Macedonia and Bulgaria, and his visit to Romania later this summer, might be overshadowed, Francis’s agenda in Eastern Europe ... pope to visit Greece in some 1,291 ...