Press Releases

Press Releases

As part of his working visit to Brussels, the Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikola Dimitrov had separate meetings today with MEPs: Michael Galler (EPP, Germany), Kati Piri (SD, Netherlands) and Dubravka Suica (EPP, Croatia).

 

, the activities of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikola Dimitrov continued in Luxembourg with his participation in the meeting of ministers of EU member states part of the PES Group (Party of European Socialists) held shortly before the start of the EU General Affairs Council chaired by the German Minister of State for Europe, Michael Roth.

Today, as part of the first day of his working visit to Brussels; the Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikola Dimitrov delivered his first address before the new composition of the European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs (AFET) following the European elections held in May 2019. FM Dimitrov thanked the Chairman of the Committee, David McAllister for the opportunity to address the heart of European democracy, as well as the other MEPs for their consistent and visible support for the European integration of North Macedonia.

The conference of the honorary consuls was opened with the introductory remarks by the Minister of Economy, Kreshnik Bekteshi and the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of North Macedonia, Andrej Zernovski.

 

On the occasion of marking the national holiday 11 October, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of North Macedonia organized today the 23rd traditional diplomatic tennis tournament on the tennis courts of TC Evroset in Skopje.

 

North Macedonia welcomes the consistent support of the Republic of Bulgaria for the enlargement of the European Union with the Western Balkan countries. Furthermore, we believe that compliance with the Treaty of good-neighbourliness on both sides will be an important step in context of the accession negotiations with the EU.

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikola Dimitrov participated, yesterday evening in Stip, in a panel discussion titled "The role of the Republic of North Macedonia in NATO" held within the framework of the "NATO Caravan" organized by the Info Centre for Euro-Atlantic Integration.  Aside from Minister Dimitrov, the Ambassador of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Rachel Galloway also spoke at the panel.

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikola Dimitrov, met today with two members of the German Bundestag, Metin Hakverdi and Christian Petry.

 

The Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Andrej Zernovski, met today with Patrizia Di Giovanni, the newly appointed UNICEV representative to the Republic of North Macedonia. On this occasion, Ms. Di Giovanni presented Deputy FM Zernovski with the copies of her credentials.

 

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikola Dimitrov received today the newly appointed Ambassador of the PR of China to the Republic of North Macedonia, Zhang Zuo.