- Thursday, February 08, 2018 9:39 AM
Sofia, 8 February 2018 (MIA) - Foreign Ministers of Macedonia and Greece Nikola Dimitrov and Nikos Kotzias respectively will meet in Sofia on February 15-16. The meeting will take place on the sidelines of the EU's Informal meeting of Foreign Affairs ministers (Gymnich), Independent Balkan News Agency – IBNA reports.
Developments on the name issue will top Dimitrov and Kotzias’s agenda, also showing the next moves that will be made towards the direction of the dispute's resolution.
Prime Minister Zoran Zaev at Wednesday’s press conference in the government confirms that a new meeting at the ministerial level within negotiation process mediated by UN envoy Matthew Nimetz will be held next week, MIA reports.
The announcements for intensifying the process for resolving the name issue come after the latest statements by Zaev that Skopje can accept a geographical qualifier and government in Athens that remains actively engaged in the process. sk/09:38
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