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The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikola Dimitrov met today with the newly appointed Ambassador of the Republic of Austria, Georg Woutsas, who presented the copies of the credentials for his appointment as Ambassador of the Republic of Austria to the Republic of North Macedonia.


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Minister Dimitrov wished him a warm welcome and success in his new role, voicing confidence that the relations between the two friendly countries will be further intensified in the course of his term. FM Dimitrov briefed his interlocutor on the extent of reforms achieved and the perspectives of North Macedonia’s EU-integration process in context of the expectations for a positive decision by the Council of the EU this October. Minister Dimitrov thanked for the current strong and unambiguous support provided by Austria on our European path. Special emphasis was placed on the dynamic political dialogue between the two countries, as well as on economic cooperation, where wishes were expressed for the trend to continue and to be intensified even further during his term in North Macedonia.

Ambassador Georg Woutsas voiced satisfaction with the opportunity to personally contribute to the strengthening of the traditional Macedonian-Austrian friendship, as well as to continue Austria’s support on North Macedonia’s path towards the European family. He stressed that he would strive to leave a personal mark and contribution on the further enhancement of the already dynamic bilateral cooperation in several areas of mutual interest.

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