The United States congratulated Prime Ministers Alexis Tsipras and Zoran Zaev over their historic agreement on the name issue, early on Wednesday.
FYROM Name Issue
The main opposition party said on Wednesday it was awaiting a response from the prime minister on whether he intended to bring to Parliament an agreement with FYROM on the name issue, before he signs it.
The great majority of the European Parliament supports the Greece-FYROM agreement on the name issue, Europarliament Vice President and head of SYRIZA group Dimitris Papadimoulis told the Athens-Macedonian News Agency radio "Praktoreio" on…
President Prokopios Pavlopoulos received earlier on Wednesday Kyriakos Mitsotakis, the leader of the main opposition New Democracy party, and was briefed about his positions on the FYROM name issue following Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras'…
High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Johannes Hahn congratulated Prime Ministers Alexis Tsipras and Zoran Zaev for reaching agreement, and said it "contributes to the transformation of the entire region of…
New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Tuesday an agreement reached by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his FYROM peer settling a name dispute between the two nations is a "bad deal"
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed the agreement between Athens and Skopje on the name issue, and said it "will set Skopje on its path to NATO membership."
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras spoke with main opposition New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis by phone, after meeting with the Greek president, to inform him of the agreement reached between Greece and FYROM on the name issue.
President of the European Council Donald Tusk congratulated the prime ministers of Greece and FYROM over their agreement on the name issue on Tuesday.
US Special Envoy on the name issue Matthew Nimetz warmly welcomed the agreement between Greece and FYROM on Tuesday, and called the decision "a mutually beneficial solution for the broader region."