Republic of Macedonia established Diplomatic Relations with Republic of Namibia under constitutional name
The Republic of Macedonia and the Republic of Namibia established this afternoon diplomatic relations at the ambassadorial level.
The Ambassadors of the two countries to the United Nations, Pajo Avirović and Wilfried Emvula, signed the Joint Communiqué which, under United Nations protocol, will be further distributed to all UN member states.
The Communiqué states that the relations between the two countries will be developed under the principles of mutual respect, friendship, non-interfering in domestic affairs, as well as recognizing the territorial integrity and sovereignty of the two countries respectively. Moreover, this act opens up a wide spectrum of possibilities for intensifying the cooperation between Macedonia and Namibia in all areas of mutual interest to the two countries.
With the establishment of full diplomatic relations, the Republic of Namibia becomes the 133rd country that has officially recognized the constitutional name of the Republic of Macedonia.