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The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikola Dimitrov met today with the newly appointed Ambassador of the Hellenic Republic, Dimitris Yannakakis, who presented the copies of his credentials for his appointment as the Ambassador of the Hellenic Republic to the Republic of North Macedonia, following the upgrade of the Liaison Office to an Embassy on 31 May 2019.


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FM Dimitrov expressed confidence that the relations between the two friendly countries will be further deepened, enriched and intensified. He briefed the interlocutor on the reforms achieved and the perspectives of North Macedonia’s EU-integration process in the context of the expectations for a positive decision by the EU Council in October. Apropos of the Prespa Agreement, FM Dimitrov voiced his expectation that Greece’s open support for the EU integration path of North Macedonia will continue at this stage of the process, bearing in mind the mutual benefits.

FM Dimitrov: “We have an historic chance to become natural allies through a wise policy based on understanding the neighbor.”

Talks at the meeting also tackled the implementation of the Prespa Agreement, as well as the development of the overall cooperation in different areas in order to intensify and enrich the cooperation between the two countries.

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