NATO and North Macedonia flag to fly over Skopje gov’t headquarters on Tuesday

The NATO flag as well as the flag of North Macedonia will be raised on Tuesday in front of the government headquarters in Skopje during a ceremony that will be held on the building’s courtyard, according to an announcement issued by the [...]

The ministry will be ready for possible multiple elections in May, Int. Min Charitsis says

The interior ministry must and will be ready for all possibilities, including that of holding local, European and general elections together in May, Interior Minister Alexis Charitsis said while speaking to Real FM on Monday. He added that the [...]

Agriculture minister again invites protesting farmers to engage in dialogue

Agricultural Development and Foods Minister Stavros Arachovitis on Monday repeated an invitation to protesting farmers to meet and hold talks, following a meeting with representatives of farming cooperatives operating in Crete. “Dialogue [...]

ANEL loses parliamentary group standing after expelling Papachristopoulos

Independent Greeks (ANEL) party leader Panos Kammenos, a former partner of SYRIZA in a ruling coalition, expelled deputy Thanassis Papachristopoulos from the party’s parliamentary group, a party statement said on Friday. The decision effectively [...]

Pavlopoulos: ‘We have an obligation to resist the populist formations arising in EU countries’

President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopios Pavlopoulos once again stressed the need to resist the rise of far-right populism in Europe, while speaking at a memorial service for the 4,100 captive Italian soldiers that drowned in the Saronic [...]

Athens to notify Skopje that it has ratified NATO accession protocol on Monday

A note verbale will be sent to Skopje from Athens on Monday, informing Greece’s northern neighbour that the Hellenic Parliament has ratified the Prespes Agreement and the NATO accession protocol that allows it to join the Alliance as North [...]

Mitsotakis: ND will not renounce its right to veto the accession of FYROM

New Democracy (ND) will not ratify the protocol for the accession of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) to NATO under its new name of Republic of North Macedonia because “this is the final act of an agreement that is damaging [...]

PM Tsipras in parliament: Elections will occur at the end of the four-year term

National elections in Greece will take place at the end of the four-year term, in October, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Friday, responding to main opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis during the plenary discussion on ratifying FYROM’s [...]

Parliament committee starts debating on ‘North Macedonia NATO Accession Protocol’

The debate on the “NATO Accession Protocol of North Macedonia” will start in the parliamentary Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defence at 13:00 on Thursday instead of 14:00 it was initially announced. Discussion on the Accession [...]

Plenary to discuss revision of the constitution February 12 and February 13

The plenary of the Greek parliament will discuss the proposals for the revision of the constitution presented by the pertinent parliamentary committee during two sessions, on Tuesday, February 12 and on Wednesday, February 13, it was announced [...]