"The stability in the region is totally necessary for us (Greece) not for the NATO or for the European Union" stated parliament president Nikos Voutsis speaking to the Greek broadcaster ERT radio on Saturday.
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM)
Deputy Economy Minister Stergios Pitsiorlas claimed that "we have an opportunity to resolve an issue that only problems creates without offering anything" referring to the negotiations on the FYROM name issue.
Former prime minister Antonis Samaras dismissed on Friday comments by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on his role in the name dispute with the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) in 1992, saying they are "a badge of honour" for him.
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras stated at the opening of the two-day meeting of SYRIZA's central committee on Friday that Greece is in the final stretch before its exit from the bailouts after almost eight years, noting that this will be a…
A meeting chaired by Alternate Foreign Minister George Katrougalos and FYROM Deputy Prime Minister Bujar Osmani was concluded at the foreign ministry on Tuesday afternoon.
The dispute over the name of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (fYROM) that has dragged on for more than two decades could be resolved by summer, when NATO is expected to hold its meeting, government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos…
Given the positive attitude of the FYROM's political leadership, a window of opportunity is opening to resolve a problem that has been pending for 25 years, and given the attitude of the FYROM leadership, we must take advantage of this…
"Greece has a responsibility. We respect the international treaties to protect the rights, but that does not mean that we welcome people suspected of having participated in a coup d' etat attempt. These people are not welcome.
The government is stepping up its preparations ahead of the submission of the draft bill containing all the prerequisite measures, whose approval will mark the official conclusion of the third program review.
There will be no elections before the completion of the government's tenure, stated SYRIZA Central Committee secretary Panos Rigas to Athens Macedonian News Agency radio Praktoreio 104.9FM on Thursday.