Press Releases

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Sweden, Ann Linde, paid a visit today to the Republic of North Macedonia, during which she met with her counterpart and host, Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikola Dimitrov.

 

The Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikola Dimitrov met today with the European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, Vera Jourova, who is staying in the Republic of North Macedonia for the EU – Western Balkans Justice and Home Affairs ministerial forum, organised under the auspices of the Finnish Presidency of the Council of the EU in Skopje on 18 and 19 November 2019.

Државниот секретар во Министерството за надворешни работи, Зоран Попов денес оствари средба со амбасадорот на Хеленската Република во Северна Македонија, Димитрис Јанакакис на која беа разменети мислења за состојбата и напредокот во билатералните односи, за Регионот, како и за неговата европска перспектива по последниот Европски совет.

The first political consultations between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of North Macedonia and Georgia were held today, 15 November 2019, led by the Deputy Foreign Ministers, Andrej Zernovski and Vakhtang Makharoblishvili, respectively.

 

The Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikola Dimitrov received today the copies of credentials of the newly appointed non-residential ambassadors of the Republic of Latvia (resident in Prague), Gunta Pastore, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (resident in Luxembourg) Philippe Donkels and Ireland (resident in Bucharest) Paul McGarry to the Republic of North Macedonia.

After a four-year break, the 5th meeting of the Standing Joint Committee on oversight of the implementation of the Agreement on Succession Issues of Former SFRY was held today in Zagreb, where the Senior Representatives of the successor states analysed the implementation of all the annexes that constitute an integral part of the Agreement and reviewed other relevant issues related to this process, especially issues of dividing assets amongst mixed banks.

The Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikola Dimitrov met today with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Germany Heiko Maas as part of his official visit to the Republic of North Macedonia.

 

On the sidelines of the Strategic Dialogue on the Western Balkans hosted by the World Economic Forum in Geneva, the Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikola Dimitrov met today with the Spanish FM, Josep Borell, nominated for the post of EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission, as well as with Clément Beaune, Adviser for Europe to President Emmanuel Macron.

The Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikola Dimitrov is paying a working visit to Geneva on 7 and 8 November 2019 as part of the delegation led by Prime Minister Zoran Zaev with the purpose of attending the summit hosted by the World Economic Forum in Geneva titled “Strategic Dialogue on the Western Balkans”.

 

On 7 November 2019, the State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of North Macedonia Mr. Zoran Popov met with the Ambassador of Montenegro to North Macedonia Mrs. Marija Petrovic.