Balkans security is still not secured, EU document notes

The European Union adopted a Strategic Compass as a document that sets out its military strategy. It concludes that the security and stability of the Western Balkans ...

Macedonia out of view as new potential EU members step up

Recent statements from France and Germany indicates that the European integration is shifting focus toward the east, to Ukraine, as well as to Serbia, and older ...

Osmani: EU to urgently unblock negotiations with Skopje and Tirana

The European Union should urgently unblock the start of negotiations with Macedonia and Albania and must not allow the Western Balkans to be left as an open issue ...

Macedonian nationals to be able to travel to EU countries by showing proof of EMA-approved vaccine or proof of recovery from Covid

As of March 1, Macedonian citizens will be able to travel to EU countries if they have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19 or have recovered from the disease. This ...

Nikoloski: The new government is a government of interest, not for the start of negotiations with the EU and national interest, we see that there is no date

The story of the government, the new majority with Kastriot Rexhepi and Alternativa was that they are forming a government to start negotiations, here is no date. ...

EU ministers begin the European Council, with Bulgaria expected to veto Macedonia again

Foreign Ministers of the EU member states are meeting today at the start of the European Council, in a meeting where it is expected that they will again block the ...

Mickoski: I expect start of EU negotiations in just over a week

I expect the country to start negotiations with the EU in just over a week from today, because it deserves it not only because of the reforms, but simply because ...

“We are following the current developments”: EU didn’t say which of their diplomats promised Rexhepi a date for negotiations

We are following the current developments. This is the “extensive” response of the European Union to the explanation of the Besa MP Kastriot Rexhepi who did ...

Orban: Brussels should reimburse Hungary for its border protection costs

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban once again called on the European Commission’s president to reimburse the costs of Hungary’s border protection measures. ...

EU will present its latest progress report on Macedonia, no actual progress expected

The European Commission is set to publish its new progress report on Macedonia, which will likely not help Macedonia’s prospects to open accession talks as the ...