Did Hungary turn to the Russian Duma for support against Ukraine?

By |december 5th, 2019|Hungary, language rights, minority rights, Nato, NATO enlargement, News, Russia, Ukraine|

Hungary has a deep controversy with Hungary over minority rights. In this context, a heated controversy has unfolded over reports that Budapest asked the Duma, the lower chamber of Russia's parliament, for joint efforts to uphold minority rights in Ukr...

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North Macedonia takes big step toward NATO accession at London summit

By |februar 6th, 2019|Donald Trump, Jens Stoltenberg, Macedonia, Nato, NATO enlargement, News, Nikola Dimitrov, Theresa May, UK|

NATO signed the accession protocol with North Macedonia on Wednesday (6 February). The military alliance also decided to hold a summit in London in December, when North Macedonia could officially join the alliance.

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Symbolically, Greece to be first to open NATO doors for North Macedonia

By |januar 29th, 2019|Albania, Edi Rama, EU-Macedonia relations, FYRO Macedonia, Greece-Macedonia deal, Kosovo, NATO enlargement, News, Nikola Gruevski, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Republic of North Macedonia, Viktor Orbán|

In a symbolic gesture, the Greek government will most probably be the first country to ratify North Macedonia’s NATO accession protocol, as it aims to do it by 8 February, sources close to the issue told EURACTIV.com.

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Stoltenberg on Macedonia: NATO’s door is open, but…

By |oktober 2nd, 2018|EU-Macedonia relations, Greece-Macedonia deal, NATO enlargement, NATO-Russia relations, News, security and defence|

Macedonia can only join NATO if it implements the name deal with Greece, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told reporters on Tuesday (2 October), putting fresh pressure on Skopje to ratify the agreement despite protests from opposition parties.

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Zaev says Russian money used to instigate violence ahead of name deal referendum

By |julij 16th, 2018|Alexis Tsipras, Macedonia name dispute, NATO enlargement, News, Zoran Zaev|

Greek businessmen with close ties to Moscow have bribed citizens in Skopje to “commit acts of violence” ahead of the referendum on the name deal with Athens, Zoran Zaev, the prime minister of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM), said on Monday (16 July).

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Lavrov: EU, NATO wrong to force ‘West or Russia’ on the Balkans

By |februar 19th, 2018|EU enlargement, EU-NATO, EU-Russia relations, NATO enlargement, News, Sergei Lavrov, Western Balkans|

The European Union is making a regrettable mistake by following NATO's strategy of pushing eastwards and giving the post-communist countries a choice between "West or Russia", Moscow's diplomacy chief Sergei Lavrov told EURACTIV's media partner Beta on...

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Hungary blocks Ukraine-NATO defence ministers summit

By |januar 22nd, 2018|EU-Ukraine, Hungary, NATO enlargement, News, Ukraine|

Hungary will not facilitate the holding of a Ukraine-NATO summit at defence minister level, Hungarian Foreign Minister Péter Szijjártó said on Friday (19 January) after a meeting with Vasyl Brenzovych, the head of the Society of Hungarian culture in Zakarpattia (a region in southwestern Ukraine), according to Radio Liberty.

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