Greece and FYROM complete 7th round of consultations on the confidence-building measures

Greece and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) completed on Friday the seventh round of the consultations on the confidence-building measures (CBMs) in Skopje, the foreign ministry said.

The agreed areas of cooperation included connectivity projects, police cooperation, European programs, culture, education, civil protection, public administration, health, Diplomatic Academies’ cooperation and launching business initiatives, the ministry said in a press release. The two countries also initiated cooperation in the field of seismology,and on MoU in civil protection.

“The meeting was a continuation of the friendly and constructive dialogue on different areas of common interest in support of our governments’ efforts in creating a positive political climate in bilateral relations of the two countries,” the ministry said.

The next meeting will be held in Athens.